Rutan & Tucker, LLP Continues Partnership With University of California, Irvine School of Law


COSTA MESA, Calif.—Orange County-based law firm Rutan & Tucker, LLP has committed to another annual gift of $15,000 to the University of California, Irvine School of Law Scholarship Fund. In addition to being listed on the Law School’s Founding Donor Wall, Rutan will also be acknowledged on the Law School’s new 2014 Donor Wall. With the addition of this year’s gift, the grand total of Rutan’s gifts to the Law School is $78,000 over the past five years.

“We hold UCI’s Law School in the highest esteem and we are delighted to continue our annual support of the school’s efforts to expand its scholarship fund. Rutan intends to help support the UCI Law School for decades to come as the future leaders of our legal community graduate from UCI Law School,” said Steve Nichols, the firm’s managing partner.

“Rutan & Tucker is a very special Orange County firm and we are delighted to have their continued support for UCI Law School. Our partnership with Rutan & Tucker greatly enriches our Law School,” said UC Irvine School of Law Dean Erwin Chemerinsky.


UC Irvine School of Law is an innovative and visionary law school focused on educating talented and passionate lawyers driven by professional excellence, intellectual rigor and a commitment to enrich our communities through public service.The Law School is a collegial, supportive and friendly environment and our faculty is comprised of accomplished, nationally-ranked thought leaders from around the country with a broad range of expertise. More about the Law School is available at


Rutan & Tucker is California’s largest full-service law firm headquartered in Orange County, California with offices in Costa Mesa and Palo Alto. Primary practice areas include business and real estate litigation, corporate and securities law, labor and employment law, intellectual property, real estate, municipal and government agency law, land use law, bankruptcy, condemnation and property valuation, environmental law, and taxation and estate planning. Detailed information about the firm is available at