FPOC Law School Admissions Conference – UC Irvine School of Law

FPOC’s Law School Admissions Conference at UC Irvine School of Law*

Presented by: For People of Color, Inc. & UC Irvine School of Law’s
underRepresented Student Alliance

*This event is free and open to the public.

When: Saturday, April 13, 2013 from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm


UC Irvine School of Law
401 East Peltason Drive
Irvine, California 92617

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Event Description:

This event will provide attendees with a comprehensive overview of the law school application process. Current law students and administrators will provide tips and advice on how best to navigate the law school admissions process. Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Conference Agenda:

  • Breakfast & Registration
  • Welcoming Remarks by Dean Erwin Chemerinsky
  • Janice Austin, Assistant Dean of Admissions, UC Irvine School of Law
  • Anthony Solana, Jr., President & Chairperson, For People of Color, Inc.
  • Estuardo Ponciano, Assistant Director of Admissions, UC Irvine School of Law
  • Nasreen Zia, Director of Financial Aid, UC Irvine School of Law
  • Law Student Panel
  • UC Irvine School of Law Faculty Panel
  • Attorney Panel:
    • Monica Ortiz, Attorney at Law, Reed Smith LLP
    • Patricia J. Chen, Principal, PC Law Group
    • Fred Slaughter, Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Central District of California
    • Christina Zabat-Fran, Assistant General Counsel, St. John Knits 
  • Personal Statement Review with UC Irvine School of Law Students

RSVP: Registration is required.

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Personal Statement Review:

UC Irvine Law students will be available to review your application materials. Please feel free to bring a copy of your personal statement to the event. Do not e-mail your materials to us.

Event Sponsors:

Willie D. Brown, Jr.

California Minority Counsel Program

Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP

The California Bar Foundation

Environmental Law Section – State Bar of California

misty m. sanford & Gideon Kracov

Custodio & Dubey LLP

Parissh A. Knox

Monica M. Ortiz

Juan J. Redin

Norma Nava

Stephen Abreu

Law Offices of Miguel Duarte

Vilma R. Palma-Solana & Anthony Solana, Jr.

Lim, Ruger, & Kim, LLP

Alec Y. Chang

Sunita Bali-Williams

Rodney O. Fong

Bethany and Steve Kristovich