Skip Horne – Senior Assistant Dean, External Relations

Skip HorneSkip received his MBA from the University of Virginia and his BSFS cum laude from Georgetown University, and has a distinguished career in university administration, with an emphasis in legal education.  He began his career at the Graduate School of Business Administration at the University of Virginia, then moved to the University of Texas School of Law, where he served as Director of Career Services.  He subsequently moved to Santa Clara University, serving as Assistant Dean for Law Career Services from 1999-2004 and again as Interim Assistant Dean in 2009-10.  He directed Graduate and International Programs at the University of San Diego School of Law, and recently concluded a year’s assignment as a Careers Consultant at the University of Melbourne.  In addition, Skip spent five years as Global Recruiting Manager for Latham & Watkins LLP.

Skip is well-known nationally in law school placement and admissions circles.  He has served as the President of the National Association for Law Placement and the President of the National LGBT Bar Foundation, and has been active with the Bay Area Legal Recruitment Association and the Law School Admission Council.

As Sr. Assistant Dean, External Relations, Skip oversees Alumni Relations, Career Management, and Development, and holds responsibility for law school marketing and communications.

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