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Mary Pat Toops and Family

December 2010
Pepperdine Law wishes alumni and friends a joyous holiday season.

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A Spirit of Service

Alumna Mary Pat Toups (JD '74) reflects on her 36-year career as a pro bono lawyer advocating for children and seniors.

Pepperdine Law Graduates Sworn In to State and Federal Courts
One hundred and twelve Pepperdine Law graduates were sworn in to state and federal courts in front of friends and family on Friday, Dec. 10
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Straus to Launch Investor Advocacy Clinic
The Investor Advocacy Clinic will launch with an opening reception on Jan. 6 2011
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Waves of Giving Campaign Draws 201 Donors
Pepperdine Law's annual "Waves of Giving" campaign is in full swing garnering 201 individual gifts. All gifts are tax-deductible and will be matched dollar for dollar by the school's Board of Visitors. Learn more.

Palmer Center Microfinance Program Reception
December 15, 2010

Westside Conference Center - Los Angeles, CA

The Geoffrey H. Palmer Center for Entrepreneurship and the Law invites alumni to a special reception celebrating the launch of its Microfinance Program. Email Vanda Collins for additional details.

Lawfare: International Law and the Challenge to U.S. Sovereignty
January 16-17, 2011
School of Law
- Malibu, CA
The American Freedom Alliance and the School of Law present an international conference featuring scholars and commentators from around the world. Visit the web site for additional information. Online registration will be available soon.

The Law Alumni Office is now on Facebook.

Check out what upcoming Pepperdine Alumni Association chapter events are happening in your area.

Bay Area Alumni Reception
January 5, 2011
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Parc 55 Hotel - San Francisco, CA

Register online, or email Morgan Thrower

For information about law alumni events, please call (310) 506-6567 or email

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