What were your favorite philosophy courses at UCLA?

  • Greek Philosophy
  • Ethics
  • Logic
  • anything taught by Professors Gavin Lawrence or Philippa Foot.

Are there any philosophical issues, readings, or topics that have stayed with you since graduation?

The mind-body connection.

What was your first job or endeavor after UCLA?

After UCLA came law school, then working as an attorney.

What lessons or skills from philosophy do you use in your career?

I believe that many of the lessons learned from philosophy study at UCLA have become such an integral part of my thinking that I am not conscious of how I use philosophy in my career. But, critical thinking, logic, ethics and analytical writing are just a few of the skills from philosophy that I know I use on an everyday basis.