About California Southern Law School
Founded in 1971, California Southern Law School is the oldest and largest law school located in the County of Riverside. It confers the professional degree of Juris Doctor.
The law school is a growing institution offering a systematic program designed to prepare and train students in the practice, art and theory of law, and to impart an understanding of the history, ideals and principles of our legal system.
All courses have been approved for the training of veterans and persons eligible for Department of Veterans Affairs educational benefits.
Prospective enrollees are encouraged to visit the physical facilities of the school and to discuss educational and occupational plans with school personnel before enrollment.
ELWOOD M. RICH, Dean and Founder
B.A. Duke University
J.D. University of Illinois
Deputy District Attorney, Riverside County, 1947-1952
Judge, Riverside Municipal Court, 1953-1971
Judge, Riverside Superior Court, 1971-1980
Private Judge, 1980 - Present
STEVAN C. RICH, Assistant Dean
B.A. Chapman University
J.D. University of San Diego School of Law
Member of the California State Bar