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Pamela Chin

Pamela Chin

Lecturer in Law

699 Exposition Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90089-0074 USA

Last Updated: August 25, 2017




Pamela G. Chin is a lecturer in law and teaches Legal Writing at USC Gould School of Law. A litigator while in private practice, she then focused on insurance coverage and business matters while working as corporate counsel in the major litigation department of the Atlantic Richfield Company (ARCO). Subsequently Chin was Vice President and Associate General Counsel for Parsons Corporation, specializing in federal government contracts. A cum laude graduate of Harvard Radcliffe College with a BA in Social Studies, Chin earned her JD from UCLA School of Law.

FACULTY IN THE NEWS

Los Angeles Times
January 15, 2020
Re: Wayne Sandholtz

Wayne Sandholtz, a faculty member part of both USC Gould and USC Dornsife, wrote an op-ed discussing how Trump is “a few steps from becoming a new kind of autocrat –an elected one.” He analyzes how Trump’s strategies and actions mirror those of other elected autocrats, naming Viktor Orban, Vladimir Putin, and Rodrigo Duterte as examples.

RECENT SCHOLARSHIP

Ariela Gross
November, 2019

Ariela Gross has been elected as the new Chair of the Legal History Section of the American Association of Law Schools. 

Daniel Klerman
November, 2019

“Legal Origin from Outer Space,” Conference on Empirical Legal Studies, Claremont-McKenna College, Claremont, CA.

Thomas D. Lyon
November, 2019

Thomas Lyon commented on Roseanna Sommers’, “Commonsense Consent,” at the 14th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies, Claremont-McKenna College.