Southwestern Law School Los Angeles, CA

Faculty Speaker Series

The Visiting Speaker Series is designed to stimulate ideas for new faculty scholarship, promote collaboration with other legal faculties, and to enhance the intellectual life of the law school. The Series invites outstanding scholars from around the country to present works in progress.

Southwestern welcomes its alumni and scholars from other institutions of higher learning to participate as part of the interactive audience free of charge.

In addition, the Faculty Colloquium - held periodically on campus - features Southwestern faculty members presenting works-in-progress. 

All lectures will be held at 12:30 p.m. in BW370,
unless otherwise noted. A light lunch will be provided.

Click here
for a map and directions to the campus.
Parking is available on campus for $10.

Please RSVP to Senior Associate Dean Doreen Heyer
at (213) 738-6801 or

2014 - 2015 Speaker Series

Fall 2014

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Julie A. Nice
Herbst Foundation Professor of Law, University of San Francisco School of Law

"Sex, Money and Irrationality"

Spring 2015

Friday, January 23, 2015

Jean Sternlight
Director of the Saltman Center for Conflict Resolution
Michael and Sonja Saltman Professor of Law, UNLV Boyd School of Law

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Noah Zatz
Professor of Law, UCLA School of Law


Ariela Gross
John B. and Alice R. Sharp Professor of Law and History, USC Gould School of Law