Dear Alumni,

We hope you enjoy the latest edition of the King Hall Briefs.


April 2013

2013 Alumni Reunions
King Hall Honors Professor Saucedo, Celebrates Scholarship Donors and Recipients
Professor Leticia Saucedo was presented with the William and Sally Rutter Distinguished Teaching Award and King Hall scholarship donors and recipients were honored at the 34th Annual Scholarship Recognition and Distinguished Teaching Award Celebration on March 14. The event included remarks from Dean Kevin R. Johnson, Professor Saucedo, Professor Miguel Méndez, and Dean's Merit Scholarship recipient Irene Williams '14.

King Hall C.A.R.E.S. Matches Alumni Volunteers and Prospective Students
Law School recruitment is a highly competitive process, and in addition to information about rankings, bar passage rates, and LSAT scores, student applicants want to hear from King Hall alumni about what to expect if they choose UC Davis School of Law. That's why the King Hall C.A.R.E.S. (Committed to Assist Recruitment and Enrollment of Students) program, which connects alumni volunteers with prospective students, is critical to the Law School's ability to recruit the best and brightest.
Volunteeer for C.A.R.E.S.
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Susan Frelich Appleton Delivers Bodenheimer Lecture on Family Law
Susan Frelich Appleton, the Lemma Barkeloo and Phoebe Couzins Professor of Law and Israel Treiman Faculty Fellow at Washington University School of Law, delivered the 2013 Brigitte Bodenheimer Lecture on Family Law in the Kalmanovitz Courtroom on March 11. In a lecture entitled "Leaving Home? Domicile, Family, and Gender," Professor Appleton explored the legal concept of domicile and how it may need to evolve in response to changes in the nature of family relationships.

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Saturday - April 6

King Hall Black Alumni Reunion 

Sunday - April 7

35th Annual Dr. Ives Basketball Tournament 

Tuesday - April 9

Bill Smith Memorial Lecture: Therese Stewart

Wednesday - April 10

Alumni Student Family Law Mixer 

Law in the Information Age Lecture featuring Mark Rose 

Friday - April 12

Alumni and Admitted Students Reception in Sacramento 

Environmental Law Symposium "California Public Transportation: Are We Moving Forward?" 

La Raza's 31st Annual Patino Banquet 

Saturday - April 13

Admitted Students Weekend 

44th Annual Irving L. Neumiller Memorial Moot Court Competition 

Wednesday - April 17

The Agricultural Law Practice - Student and Practitioner Mixer 

Wednesday - April 24

Alumni Reception in Santa Barbara, CA 

Thursday - April 25

Young Alumni Association Kick-Off Celebration 


Simone Campbell '77 Comments for National Media on Election of Pope Francis  

Eve Bukowksi '96 Appointed Vice President of State Governmental Affairs at CHI 

Judge David I. Brown '74 Honored as American Board of Trial Advocates Judge of the Year 

Victoria Wood '97 Appointed as Napa County Court Commissioner 

Melinda Guzman Moore '88 Featured on 'KVIE Makers'  

Austin Baumgarten '12 and Lauren Roberts '12 Assist Native American Veterans in 'Justice Bus' Trip 

CELPC Fellow Miles Hogan '12 Speaks at Tulane Environmental Summit 

David Leonard '90 to Serve on Hawaii Governor's Refinery/Energy Security Task Force