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The Dean’s Counselors is an advisory board of distinguished alumni who advise the Dean on alumni issues, institutional advancement, planning, and student and graduate programming.

Philip Barbaro, Jr. – Class of 1980

Gregory Bentley – Class of 1990

William R. Black – Class of 1989

Gary L. Chambers – Class of 1978

William P. Curley III – Class of 1986

Christopher Day – Class of 1985

Nancy DePasquale – Class of 1988

Lucetta Dunn – Class of 1981

Judge Richard Fields – Class of 1983

John “Jack” Golden – Class of 1979

James “Jim” Heiting – Class of 1975

Ryan Hirota – Class of 1981

Lisa Hughes – Class of 1975

Vincent D. Howard – Class of 2003

Patricia Lee-Gulley – Class of 1988

Joseph V. Macha – Class of 1994

Candice Madanipour – Class of 2007

Lisa McMains – Class of 1992

Joseph R. Moderow – Class of 1975

Christopher Montes de Oca – Class of 2006

John A. Montevideo – Class of 1978

Judge John Nho Trong Nguyen – Class of 1988

Gayle E. Pacheco – Class of 1992

Robert Pacheco – Class of 1973

Neil Pedersen – Class of 1988

Michelle Reinglass – Class of 1978

Solange Ritchie – Class of 1994

Marla Robinson – Class of 1987

William D. Shapiro – Class of 1978

Andrew Struve – Class of 1998

Karen L. Taillon – Class of 1983

Eric Traut – Class of 1989

Jack Veth – Class of 1987

David Weinberg – Class of 1985

Charles C.H. Wu – Class of 1993


Get in touch at:

Deirdre Kelly, Assistant Dean for Career Development, dekelly@wsulaw.edu


Oscar Teran, Director of Career Development, oteran@wsulaw.edu

Mailing Address:

Western State College of Law
16715 Von Karman Ave, #100
Irvine, CA 92606

Fax Number:

(714) 525-6721

Founded in 1966, Western State College of Law is the oldest law school in Orange County, Southern California, and is fully ABA approved. Western State College of Law’s 11,000+ alumni are well represented across public and private sector legal practice areas, including 150 California judges and about 15% of Orange County’s Deputy Public Defenders and District Attorneys.

Programs, credential levels, technology and scheduling options are subject to change. Western State College of Law at Westcliff University, 16715 Von Karman, #100, Irvine, CA 92606 © 2020 Western State College of Law. All rights reserved. Our email address is materialsreview@wsulaw.edu.

See wsuprograms.info for program duration, tuition, fees and other costs, median debt, salary data, alumni success, and other important info.