Interested in learning about student opportunities to pursue business, corporate or real estate law at UCLA? Watch a recording of the Live Guide Session led by current students Antoine Gary and Christine Ristow on November 1, 2016
- How UCLA Law students can compete to win $100,000 in prizes to start their own business!
- The Specialization in Business Law and Policy
- Working in-house for a corporation’s legal department
- Getting a big firm job working in corporate law or real estate
- The most popular business law classes and professors
- And more!
Antoine Gary hails from Waterbury, Connecticut. He attended the University of Connecticut for undergrad and prior to law school he served as a mentor and tutor for middle school students in his hometown. Antoine spent the summer after 1L at Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles (LAFLA) in the eviction defense department. During his 2L year, Antoine served as the Vice President of Communications of the Real Estate Law Association (RELA). Antoine spent the summer after 2L at Paul Hastings in their Atlanta office, working primarily in the real estate practice group. He currently serves as the Vice President of RELA.
Christine Ristow is from Sunnyvale, CA. She went to UCLA for undergrad, where she received a BA in Psychology with minors in Political Science and Global Studies. Prior to law school, Christine worked in technology sales at Oracle before joining a startup. Christine is pursuing the Business Law Specialization at UCLA Law and is involved in many organizations on campus, including the National Transactional LawMeet. She was a member of UCLA's 2016 LawMeet team that won the national championship in New York City. Christine spent the summer after 1L year working in the in-house legal department at Salesforce in San Francisco. This past summer, Christine worked as a summer associate at Simpson Thacher in Palo Alto where she will return as a full time associate after graduation.