Welcome to the homepage of Pepperdine's Shepherd Chapter of Phi Alpha Delta, Law Fraternity International.
Phi Alpha Delta is the largest legal fraternity in the world - located at over 200 law schools in the United States alone. Our chapter, has almost 300 alumni members and potential contacts for career opportunities. Approximately 1 out of 6 licensed attorneys in the US are members of Phi Alpha Delta.
Justice: Katherine Schober, 3L
Vice Justice: Janette Blair, 2L
Treasurer: Michael Bernet, 2L
Clerk: Amanda Sanchez, 2L
Marshal: Ikedi Onyemaobim, 2L
Faculty Advisors: Steve Schultz, Pete Wendel
The purpose of this Fraternity shall be to form a strong bond uniting students and teachers of the law with members of the Bench and Bar in a fraternal fellowship designed to advance the ideals of liberty and equal justice under law; to stimulate excellence in scholarship; to inspire the virtues of compassion and courage; to foster integrity and professional competence; to promote the welfare of its members; and to encourage their moral, intellectual, and cultural advancement; so that each member may enjoy a lifetime of honorable professional and public service.
"Service to the Student, the School, the Profession and the Community"
To join, please visit http://shop.pad.org/ebusiness/NewUser/Index.aspx to submit an application online and pay the one-time international dues. Be sure to select "LAW" and the SHEPHERD CHAPTER from the dropdown menu. Once this step is completed, e-mail a copy of the membership/payment confirmation to firstname.lastname@example.org or print it and bring it with you to initiation.
International dues include a one time payment of $85 for new members, or $65 for pre-law members transitioning to law school. It is a lifetime membership and well worth this one time payment.
Initiation for the Fall 2013 semester will be held on October 17, 2013. Please e-mail us for more details as the date approaches.