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GABRIEL J. BOWNE
Attorney, Office of County Counsel
J.D., University of California,
Davis-M.L.K. School of Law
B.A., University of California, Irvine
Course Taught: Arbitration

BART J. CAREY
Founder, Family Peacemaker
familypeacemaker.com
J.D., Western State University College of Law
B.S., California State University, Fullerton
Course Taught: Mediation

CAROLYN M. DILLINGER
Founding Shareholder,
Passion Law, PC
J.D., Western State University, College of Law
B.A., Vanguard University
Course Taught: Law Practice Management

MICHAEL J. DOUBET
Associate, LaFollette, Johnson, DeHaas, Fesler & Ames
ljdfa.com
J.D., Western State University College of Law
B.A., California State University, Fullerton
Course Taught: Professional Responsibility

MARK E. EDWARDS
Senior Partner, Law Offices of Edwards & Hayden
J.D., Western State University College of Law
B.S., Western State University College of Law
Course Taught: Arbitration

JAMILLA HARRIS
In-house Counsel, Law Offices of Halas & Muhar
J.D., Western State University, College of Law
B.A., University of Southern California
Course Taught: Workers' Compensation Law

HONORABLE MARIA HERNANDEZ
Judge, Orange County Superior Court of California
J.D., Western State University College of Law
B.A., University of California, Davis
Courses Taught: Domestic Violence
Juvenile Law

MICHAEL M. KOWSARI
Associate, Arent Fox, LLP
arentfox.com
J.D., The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law
B.A., University of California, Los Angeles
Course Taught: Entertainment Law

ANNE N. LANPHAR
Associate, Aleshire & Wynder, Attorneys at Law, LLP
awattorneys.com
J.D., University of California, Hastings College of Law
B.A., California State University, Fullerton
Courses Taught: Contracts Drafting
Real Estate Transactions

DAVID J. MACHER
Criminal Defense Attorney
J.D., Western State University, College of Law
B.S., University of Oregon
Courses Taught: Death Penalty
White Collar Crimes

TRACY C. MILLER
Founder, Domestic Violence Legal Center
tmillerlaw.com
J.D., Western State University College of Law
B.A., California State University, Long Beach
Course Taught: Pre-Trial Criminal Litigation

JOHN E. OHASHI
Founding Partner, Ohashi & Priver
J.D., University of California, Davis
B.A., University of California, Los Angeles
Course Taught: Advising Entrepreneurs

BRYAN S. OWENS
Associate, Callahan, Thompson, Sherman & Caudill
ctsclaw.com
LL.M., Taxation, Chapman School of Law
J.D., Western State University College of Law
B.A., University of California, Fullerton
Courses Taught: Principles of Agency & Partnership
VITA

NEIL PEDERSEN
Founding Partner, Pedersen & McQueen, A Professional Law Corporation
pedersenlaw.com
J.D., Western State University College of Law
B.S., Western State University College of Law
Courses Taught: Employment Law
Law Practice Management

JONATHAN S. PINK
Partner, Bryan Cave LLP
J. D., Southwestern University School of Law
M.F.A., University of California, Los Angeles
B.A., University of California, Berkeley
Course Taught: Intellectual Property

DAVID P. PORTER
Deputy District Attorney, Office of the Orange County District Attorney
J.D., Western State University College of Law
B.A., California State University, Long Beach
Course Taught: Criminal Justice Ethics

NILAB N. RAHYAR
Associate, Jones Day
jonesday.com
J.D., Harvard Law School
B.A., University of California, Irvine
Course Taught: Pre-Trial Civil Litigation

JACQUELINE R. SALAZAR
bc-llp.com
J.D., Western State University College of Law
B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara
Course Taught: Introduction to Legal Methods

DOUGLAS W. SCHROEDER
Founder, Law Offices of Douglas W. Schroeder
transitlaw.com
J.D., Western State University College of Law
Course Taught: Evidence

MARK A. SEVIGNY
Senior Deputy District Attorney, Office of the Orange County District Attorney
J.D., University of San Diego School of Law
B.A., San Diego State University
Course Taught: Trial Practice (Criminal)

WILLIAM D. SHAPIRO
Partner, Robinson, Calcagnie, Robinson, Shapiro & Davis
rcrsd.com
J.D., Western State University College of Law
B.S., California State University, Fullerton
Course Taught: Trial Practice (Civil)

STEVEN E. SHUBE
Founder, Law Office of Steven E. Shube, Esq.
J.D./M.B.A., University of California, Berkeley
B.A., University of California, Los Angeles
Course Taught: Contracts Drafting

PAUL TAYLOR SMITH
Attorney, Law Offices of Paul Taylor Smith
J.D., Western State College of Law
MBA, The Claremont Graduate School
B.A., California State University, San Bernardino
Courses Taught: Appellate Advocacy
Arbitration
Copyright Law
Mediation
Legal Writing
Negotiations
Professional Responsibility
Workers' Compensation

MUNMEETH SONI
Staff Attorney, Public Law Center
publiclawcenter.org
J.D., American University Washington College of Law
B.A., Wesleyan University
Course Taught: Interviewing & Counseling

DENNIS A. STUBBLEFIELD
Founder, Stubblefield Solutions
www.shufirm.com/
J.D., University of Southern California
A.B., University of California, Berkeley
Course Taught: Securities Regulation

MATTHEW E. SYKEN
Arbitrator, Financial Industry Regulatory Authority
J.D., Touro Law School
B.A., Marymount Manhattan College
Courses Taught: Corporate Risk Management
Negotiations
Principles of Agency & Partnership

GEOFFREY L. THOMAS
Senior Counsel, Paul Hastings, LLP
paulhastings.com
J.D., Stanford Law School
A.B., Harvard University
Course Taught: Mediation

JOHN J. VETH
Founder, Law Offices of John J. Veth
LL.M., Chapman University
J.D., Western State University College of Law
M.A., Auburn University
M.S., Troy State University
B.S., New York University
Course Taught: Federal Income Taxation

HOLLY M. WOESNER
Deputy District Attorney, Office of the Orange County District Attorney
J.D., Whittier Law School
B.S., Baker University
Courses Taught: Criminal Justice Ethics
Domestic Violence
Legal Writing and Research I & II

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