Southwestern Law School Los Angeles, CA

Law Librarians

Linda A. Whisman
Associate Dean for Library Services and Professor of Law

B.A., cum laude, French Literature and Art History, 1976, University of California, Irvine; M.L.S., Law Librarianship, University of California, Los Angeles; J.D., cum laude, 1983, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar; Joined Southwestern: 1976

Margaret F. Hall
Associate Director of the Leigh H. Taylor Law Library

B.A., History, 1999, University of Minnesota; M.L.I.S., 2001, Dominican University; J.D., 2005, William Mitchell College of Law; Joined Southwestern 2013

David McFadden
Senior Reference Librarian

B.A., Political Science, 1978, Westmont College; M.S.L.S., 1981, University of Southern California; Joined Southwestern: 1984

Connie L. Deng
Catalog Librarian

B.A., English Language and Literature, 1979, Beijing Foreign Language Institute; M.S., Library and Information Science, 1988, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Joined Southwestern: 1990

Sharrel Gerlach
Reference/Online Services Librarian

B.A., English, 1976, California State University, Northridge; M.S.L.S., 1978, University of Southern California; J.D., 1994, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar; Joined Southwestern 1981

Dennis W. Ladd
Reference/Government Documents Librarian

B.A., English Literature, 1967, University of Virginia; M.A., Library and Information Studies, 1988, University of Hawaii; Joined Southwestern: 1994

Tracy Tsui
Systems Librarian

A.B.A., Business Administration, 1980, Ming Chuang College; B.S., Information Science, 1982, Eastern Washington University; M.L.S., Information Library Science, 1984, State University of New York at Buffalo; Joined Southwestern: 1986