Full-Time Faculty

Christine Francis

Assistant Dean of Academic Support and Bar Preparation

B.A., University of California, Los Angeles
J.D., University of San Diego School of Law

ASP II Syllabus
BEFUN II Syllabus
LAW I Syllabus
LAW II Syllabus

Contact Information

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Tel. 714.444.4141 ext. 356
Fax. 714-444-0855
Building 3, ASP and Bar Suite

Professor Christine Francis is committed to seeing all Whittier Law Students succeed throughout law school, the Bar exam, and beyond. Prior to joining Whittier, Professor Francis worked extensively with law students preparing for the Bar exam, providing guidance, feedback, and skills practice to guide them to success on the Bar exam. She is a firm believer in pro bono work, having volunteered at the Harriett Buhai Center for Family Law in Los Angeles and the Family Justice Center in San Diego. Professor Francis received a Bachelor’s of Arts in Sociology from UCLA and graduated from the University of San Diego School of Law, where she held many leadership positions, including chairing the Diversity Committee.


  • Leveraging ASP Resources: Using Alumni to Support Bar Takers, The Learning Curve (co-authored with Sara Berman) (Summer 2016).