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Patch featured Rex Bossert in "Pace Names Bossert Asst. Dean for External Affairs at Haub Law"

07/22/2020

Patch featured Rex Bossert in "Pace Names Bossert Asst. Dean for External Affairs at Haub Law"

Rex Bossert, a veteran communications professional and former assistant dean at the University of California Irvine School of Law, has been named as Assistant Dean for External Affairs at Pace University's Elisabeth Haub School of Law in White Plains, the University today announced.

In addition to his work in media relations, Bossert has a law degree and has extensive experience in the legal community.

"We could not ask for a better candidate for this position,'' said Dean Horace Anderson. "Not only does Rex possess excellent credentials in media relations, but he has worked in an academic setting and has a law degree. We are excited to welcome him to Elisabeth Haub School of Law.''

In his role at Haub Law, Bossert will manage communications and media relations and work closely with members of the administration and faculty at the law school and with Pace University's media relations team.

Bossert brings many years of experience to the position, working in a wide range of positions both in media relations and the legal community. Most recently, he worked as an independent consultant for clients including a major law firm. Previously, he served as Director of Corporate Communications for Dentons, the world's largest law firm.

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Press Release: Pace University Names Rex Bossert as Assistant Dean for External Affairs at Elisabeth Haub School of Law

07/21/2020

Press Release: Pace University Names Rex Bossert as Assistant Dean for External Affairs at Elisabeth Haub School of Law

Veteran communications professional and former assistant dean at

UC Irvine School of Law will manage media relations for law school

White Plains, N.Y. (July 21, 2020) – Rex Bossert, a veteran communications professional and former assistant dean at the University of California Irvine School of Law, has been named as Assistant Dean for External Affairs at Pace University’s Elisabeth Haub School of Law, the University today announced.

In addition to his work in media relations, Bossert has a law degree and has extensive experience in the legal community.

“We could not ask for a better candidate for this position,’’ said Dean Horace Anderson. “Not only does Rex possess excellent credentials in media relations, but he has worked in an academic setting and has a law degree. We are excited to welcome him to Elisabeth Haub School of Law.’’

In his role at Haub Law, Bossert will manage communications and media relations and work closely with members of the administration and faculty at the law school and with Pace University’s media relations team.

Bossert brings many years of experience to the position, working in a wide range of positions both in media relations and the legal community. Most recently, he worked as an independent consultant for clients including a major law firm. Previously, he served as Director of Corporate Communications for Dentons, the world's largest law firm.

Prior to that, he served as Chief Executive for Communications at the State Bar of California. As Assistant Dean for Communications and Public Affairs at University of California Irvine School of Law, he helped to open the new school in 2009. Earlier in his career he served as Editor-in-Chief of the National Law Journal and was Managing Editor of the New York Law Journal.

Bossert holds a law degree from Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, a Ph.D. from Stanford University as well as a bachelor’s degree from Carleton College. He lives in New Rochelle, N.Y.

About the Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University: Pace University’s Elisabeth Haub School of Law (Pace Law) offers J.D. and Masters of Law degrees in both Environmental and International Law, as well as a Doctor of Juridical Science (SJD) in Environmental Law. The school, housed on the University’s campus in White Plains, NY, opened its doors in 1976 and has over 8,500 alumni around the world. The school maintains a unique philosophy and approach to legal education that strikes an important balance between practice and theory.

The Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University launched its Environmental Law Program in 1978; it has long been ranked among the world’s leading university programs. Pace’s doctoral graduates teach environmental law at universities around the world. Pace’s J.D. alumni are prominent in environmental law firms, agencies and non-profit organizations across the U.S. and abroad. In 2016, the Law School received a transformational gift from the family of Elisabeth Haub, in recognition of its outstanding environmental law programs. For more information visit the Elisabeth Haub School of Law website.

About Pace University

Pace University has a proud history of preparing its diverse student body for a lifetime of professional success as a result of its unique program that combines rigorous academics and real-world experiences. Pace is ranked the #1 private, four-year college in the nation for upward economic mobility by Harvard University’s Opportunity Insights, evidence of the transformative education the University provides.

From its beginnings as an accounting school in 1906, Pace has grown to three campuses, enrolling 13,000 students in bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral programs in more than 150 majors and programs, across a range of disciplines: arts, sciences, business, health care, technology, law, education, and more. The university also has one of the most competitive performing arts programs in the country. Pace has a signature, newly renovated campus in New York City, located in the heart of vibrant Lower Manhattan, next to Wall Street and City Hall, and two campuses in Westchester County, New York: a 200-acre picturesque Pleasantville Campus and a Law School in White Plains.