Office of Career and Professional Development

Meet the Staff

Susie Dickman, Assistant Dean of Career and Professional Development

Susie Dickman
Assistant Dean of Career and Professional Development
Contact: 714-444-4141 ×291
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Building Two, Office of Career and Professional Development

B.A., University of California, Irvine
J.D., USC Gould School of Law

Prior to joining Whittier Law School in November 2014, Assistant Dean Dickman worked as a corporate associate at Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP and McDermott Will & Emery LLP focusing her work on mergers and acquisitions and finance transactions. She then worked as a freelance attorney in Los Angeles and Orange County. A native of Southern California, she graduated from the University of California, Irvine with a degree in English and then went on to earn her Juris Doctor from the USC Gould School of Law. As a law student, she served as a legal writing fellow and editor of the Southern California Interdisciplinary Law Journal. Dean Dickman currently serves as the President-Elect of the Orange County Area Legal Recruitment Association. Her duties as Assistant Dean include overall administration of the Office of Career and Professional Development; counseling students and alumni; maintaining and establishing relationships with legal employers; and acting as a liaison between students, alumni and employers.