Stephanie Sessions Perkins


J.D, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
B.A., California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

Research Expertise: Business ethics, behavioral ethics, professional ethics, business communication, leadership best practices

Stephanie Sessions Perkins is a distinguished attorney with a career spanning over three decades, specializing in representing CPA firms and businesses. As a seasoned senior attorney and general counsel of a national CPA firm, she brings a wealth of expertise to the classroom, combining extensive civil litigation and business advisory experience.

Perkins is well-known for her passionate and dynamic teaching style. She imparts her practical knowledge to graduate students, emphasizing the ethical dimensions of business practices and the importance of effective communication. Her commitment to student engagement is evident by her involvement in their scholarship endeavors and hands on and interactive teaching methodology.

Perkins is a solutions-focused educator, committed to advancing the academic and professional pursuits of her students. She actively fosters a collaborative learning environment. As a mentor, she plays a pivotal role in guiding students towards producing original work and achieving their professional aspirations. Her extensive industry experience and strategic insight serve as invaluable resources for students seeking to navigate the complexities of business.