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USC Gould is a top-ranked law school with a 115-year history and reputation for academic excellence. We are located on the beautiful 228-acre USC University Park Campus, just south of downtown Los Angeles.
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Largest Named Scholarship Established by a Law Firm at USC Gould
Friday, Dec 29, 2017
|Edward Ji and Anna Karapetyan, Class of 2018, inaugural student scholarship recipients|
“Through our broad-based community efforts and professional support initiatives at local universities and bar associations, the attorneys at Cox Castle have always had a strong belief in the importance of supporting aspiring attorneys in our communities,” said Mario Camara, senior partner on Cox, Castle & Nicholson’s Management Committee. “This scholarship fund builds on this legacy while honoring our beloved founder Phil Nicholson.”
|Dean Andrew Guzman, inaugural student scholarship recipients and partners and attorneys at Cox, Castle & Nicholson, the law firm that established the scholarship honoring late co-founder and dual-Trojan, Phil Nicholson|
USC Law Launches Online Human Resources Certificate
June 7, 2018
New online certificate will help professionals advance in the field.
Washington Post Publisher Challenges and Inspires
May 17, 2018
Gould alum Fred Ryan urges new lawyers to keep pace with “disruptive change”
Standout Ceremony for LLM Commencement
May 17, 2018
Representing 46 countries, Class of 2018 is Gould's most diverse ever