Deans and Administrators

Dean of the School of Law, Lisa Kloppenberg, is the chief administrative officer and official representative of the law school. In addition to overseeing administration of all operations of the law school, she is responsible for relationships with the University administration, with alumni, and with the bench and bar.
View Lisa Kloppenberg’s Faculty Page

Lisa KloppenbergDean Lisa Kloppenberg
Charney 311
(408) 554-4362

Lisa McMahonLisa McMahon
Senior Administrative Assistant
Charney 311
(408) 554-4362

Noelia McKeeverNoelia McKeever
Office Manager
Charney 311
(408) 554-4630

Associate Dean of Academic Affairs Michael Flynn is responsible for the oversight of the academic components of the curriculum. He also assists in the recruitment of faculty members; recruits, supports, and evaluates lecturers in law; assists in the preparation of course offerings and teaching schedules; and assists in the strategic planning process. View Michael Flynn’s Faculty Page

Michael FlynnMichael Flynn
Associate Dean
Charney 321
(415) 407-7900

Associate Dean of Experiential Learning Sandee Magliozzi oversees the law clinics, moot court and externships. She is responsible for working with faculty to coordinate and collaborate on learning across all existing offerings, and for programmatic and curricular initiatives related to experiential learning with a focus on emerging developments. These include our competencies, the revised ABA standards on learning outcomes, and the forthcoming California Bar experiential learning requirements. View Sandee Magliozzi’s Faculty Page

Sandee Magliozzi
Associate Dean
Charney 311
(408) 554-5015

Senior Assistant Dean Susan Erwin is responsible for student services, including counseling on course selection, academic standards, rules and procedures including student discipline, and requirements for graduation. She is the liaison with student organizations, oversees student registration in classes, and plans orientation. She is also responsible for planning of future course offerings and the scheduling of classes. She supervises the Student Life Office. View Susan Erwin’s Biography

Susan Erwin
Senior Assistant Dean
Charney 114
(408) 554-4766

Senior Assistant Dean Skip Horne oversees Alumni Relations, Career Management, and Development, and holds responsibility for law school marketing and communications. View Skip Horne’s biography.

Skip HorneSkip Horne
Senior Assistant Dean
Charney 312
(408) 554-2706

Senior Assistant Dean Ben Martin oversees Law Finance, Law Administrative Services and Law Technology

Ben MartinBen Martin
Senior Assistant Dean
Charney 112
(408) 554-5049


Rupa BhandariRupa Bhandari
Assistant Dean, Office of Career Management
Charney 115
(408) 551-1904

Bryan HinkleBryan Hinkle
Assistant Dean, Law Enrollment Services
Charney 109
(408) 554-5470