Board of Trustees


Charles P. Fairchild '09
Chair of the Southwestern Law School Board of Trustees
General Counsel, Lost Creek Land & Cattle Company, LLC

Lauren B. Leichtman '77
Vice-Chair of the Southwestern Law School Board of Trustees
Chief Executive Officer, Levine Leichtman Capital Partners

J. Bernard Alexander ‘86
Partner, Alexander Morrison + Fehr, LLP

Patrick Baghdaserians ’07, CFLS
Past President, Southwestern Alumni Association
Firm Principal, Certified Family Law Specialist
Baghdaserians Law Group, Inc.

Kevin Burke
Founder, Managing Partner, Trinity Capital, LLC

Steven P. Byrne '77
Attorney at Law, Byrne & Associates

Michael E. Cahill
Executive Vice President and General Counsel (Retired), Trust Company of the West

Thomas L. Driscoll '80
Attorney at Law

Peter Duchesneau '93
Partner, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

John M. Gerro '77
Attorney at Law

Robert Glassman '09
President, Southwestern Alumni Association
Attorney, Panish, Shea & Boyle, LLP

Jahmy S. Graham '14
Partner, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP

Hon. J. Gary Hastings '72
Justice (Retired), California Court of Appeal,
Second Appellate District

Karen A. Henry '03
Counsel, Davis Wright Tremaine, LLP

Thomas H. Hoberman '75
Partner, Hansen, Jacobson, Teller, Hoberman, Newman, Warren, Richman, Rush & Kaller, LLP

Betty P. Kelepecz ‘90
Chief of Police (Retired); Attorney at Law
President, Public Safety Consulting, Inc.

Maria Mehranian
Managing Partner and Chief Financial Officer, Cordoba Corporation

Hon. Robert H. Philibosian '67
Of Counsel, Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton, LLP

Cherie S. Raidy ‘81
Partner, Foley & Lardner, LLP

Mee H. Semcken '90
President, Lee Consulting Group, LLC

Heidy Vaquerano ’08
Partner, Fox Rothschild, LLP

George Woolverton '75
Co-President and Firm Manager, Stockwell, Harris, Woolverton & Helphrey

Walter M. Yoka '80
Partner, Yoka & Smith, LLP

Trustees Emeriti 

Dennis P.R. Codon '77
Trustee Emeritus
Of Counsel, Blank Rome, LLP

Sheldon A. Gebb
Trustee Emeritus
Managing Partner (Retired), Baker & Hostetler, LLP

Hon. Ronald S.W. Lew '71
Trustee Emeritus
Senior Judge of the United States District Court, Central District of California

Brian A. Sun
Trustee Emeritus
Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright US, LLP

Hon. Arleigh M. Woods '53
Trustee Emerita
Presiding Justice (Retired), California Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District