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    The Fowler School of Law is a U.S. News “Top School" Learn more
    The Fowler School of Law is a U.S. News “Top School" Learn more
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    Faculty members are noted scholars, instructors, and media commentators Learn more
    Faculty members are noted scholars, instructors, and media commentators Learn more
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    Chapman provides state-of-the-art courtrooms for advocacy training
    Chapman provides state-of-the-art courtrooms for advocacy training
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    We are among the 10 best schools in California for bar pass percentageLearn More
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    Four Chapman professors clerked in the Supreme Court of the United States
    Four Chapman professors clerked in the Supreme Court of the United States
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    Chapman externships offer broad options for real-world trainingLearn more
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    Law students may participate in any of the nearly 40 student organizationsLearn more
    Law students may participate in any of the nearly 40 student organizationsLearn more
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Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law
Developing professionally trained leaders in law through a comprehensive understanding of legal analysis and essential practice skills

Providing the core ingredients for success in the law

ABA-accredited Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law is a U.S. News and World Report “Top School” and a Princeton Review Top 10 school for "Quality of Life." At Fowler, accomplished faculty members provide a comprehensive and personalized approach to preparing students for the three essential ingredients for success: legal analysis, practical skills and professionalism.

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United States Supreme Court Justice to Speak at Law Review Symposium in FebruaryUnited States Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito 

The Honorable Samuel A. Alito, Jr., Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, will visit the Fowler School of Law in February 2017 to give the keynote address at the annual Chapman Law Review symposium, "The Future of the Legal Profession." Symposium panelists will present in three panels: 1) The Global and Multi-Jurisdictional Practice of Law; 2) The Future of Legal Practice; and 3) The Future of Law Schools. RSVP now or learn more about Justice Alito's visit.

Social Justice Symposium Webcast Archive Now Available

On Friday, November 4, the Fowler School of Law's Diversity and Social Justice Forum presented its annual Social Justice Symposium, which featured a keynote presentation by Immediate Past ABA President Paulette Brown. The symposium included three panels: 1) Refugees and the Politics of Seeking Asylum; 2) Changes in the Voting Rights Act & Voter ID Laws; and 3) Transgender Rights and the Legal Hurdles to Equal Protection. Webcasts of each panel and the keynote presentation may be viewed here.

Past Featured Stories:

Matthew Parlow Selected as New Dean of Fowler School of Law

Law School earns Top 10 Rank for Quality of Life for 12th Straight year

Graduates Exceed State Bar Exam Pass Rate for 5th Straight Year

Law School Receives Historic $55 Million Gift

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