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Incoming Student Spotlight: Paul Shin, 2021 JAMS Scholar

This August, Woo Seok “Paul” Shin, an accomplished Korean lawyer will join the Straus Institute’s incoming class of LL.M. students.

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Students and Alumni Secure Judicial Clerkships During Summer 2021

Pepperdine University Caruso School of Law has a strong tradition of sending its students and graduates to prestigious judicial clerkships.

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The Women of 50 For 50: Sheila K. Bost

Sheila K. Bost is a psychotherapist and licensed family and marriage counselor in private practice. She is also a long-serving member of the Pepperdine University Board of Regents, which is the legal governing body and chief policy board of the University.

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The Women of 50 For 50: Christa (Zofcin) Workman ('97, MBA '00, JD '01)

The Pepperdine Caruso Law 50 For 50 Scholarship Campaign raises funds in order to alleviate the burden of student debt and to reinforce Pepperdine's place among America's leading law schools. In the coming months, the Surf Report will feature the female founding partners of the 50 For 50 campaign and what it means to them to support this special initiative.

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Straus Institute Welcomes Delegation from the Korean National Police Agency

On Friday, June 18, Straus Institute hosted a delegation from the Korean National Police Agency to exchange ideas and explore collaborative opportunities.

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Pepperdine Legal Aid Clinic Thanks 2021 Summer Clerks

Sanjukta Koppolu, Emily Brooks, Hermes Tristan Pelayo, Andre Gregoire, and John McPherson advocate on behalf of the residents of Union Rescue Mission and Covenant House of California.

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Pepperdine Caruso School of Law and UCLA School of Law Announce Externships 11 Conference

Pepperdine Caruso School of Law and UCLA School of Law are proud to announce that we will jointly host the Externships 11 Conference February 18th - 20th, 2022.

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Pepperdine Caruso Law Graduates Sworn Into California Bar in Summer 2021 Ceremony

On June 3, 2021, a group of Pepperdine graduates were made the newest lawyers in California during an online ceremony.

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Ashley Feldman, Vivien Jin, and Corey Straub Named Outstanding Clinical Team and Outstanding Extern

Each year, the Clinical Legal Education Association (CLEA) invites law schools to name outstanding clinical students and externs from their programs.