About USC Gould
USC Gould is a top-ranked law school with a 120-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.
Learn about our interdisciplinary curriculum, experiential learning opportunities and specialized areas.
USC Gould helps prepare you for a stellar legal career. You can pursue a JD degree, one of our numerous graduate and international offerings, or an online degree or certificate.
Participate in an unparalleled learning experience with diversity of people and thought. Get involved in the law school community and participate in activities that enhance your studies.
We work closely with students, graduates and employers to support successful career goals and outcomes. Our overall placement rate is consistently strong, with 94 percent of our JD class employed within 10 months after graduation.
Our faculty is distinguished for its scholarship, as well as for its commitment to teaching. Our 12:1 student-to-faculty ratio creates an intimate and collegial learning environment.
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Last Updated: August 18, 2022
Allen W. Chiu is senior vice president, chief compliance officer and deputy general counsel, litigation for Genesys, a global leader in cloud customer experience and contact center solutions. In that role, he oversees Genesys’ ethics and compliance program, which includes its global anti-corruption/anti-bribery and trade compliance programs, as well as its litigation docket worldwide.
Before joining Genesys, Chiu was an assistant United States attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice, where he served in the national security and criminal divisions of the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Central District of California. In 2016, he received the California Lawyer of the Year Award in the national security category from the Daily Journal. Before becoming a federal prosecutor, he was with Latham & Watkins LLP and served as a judicial law clerk for Hon. Dana M. Sabraw in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California.
Chiu is a graduate of the UCLA School of Law, where he served as a managing editor of the UCLA Law Review. He teaches Cyberlaw at the USC Gould School of Law, and teaches National Security and Data Privacy at Loyola Law School in Los Angeles.
FACULTY IN THE NEWS
Clare Pastore was interviewed about how elite law schools push students onto a 'conveyor belt' to Big Law firms. "It certainly can appear to students that everyone is getting on that conveyor belt," she said. "And they think, 'I don't know what else is out there. I think I should get on, too.'"
D. Daniel Sokol
“The UK Can Be Start-Up Nation 2.0,” Kings College, United Kingdom.
D. Daniel Sokol
"The UK Can Be Start-Up Nation 2.0 if it Regulates Wisely," Op-Ed in NASDAQ, May 2, 2022.
Dorothy S. Lund
"Asset Managers as Regulators," University of Chicago Law School Faculty Workshop.