Giving to California Western




The mission of the California Western Development Department is to support the Law School through philanthropic programs that enable the institution to improve its classrooms and facilities, enrich its academic and public-interest programs, offer scholarships to deserving students, and provide an endowment for the future.  

California Western relies on the support of the community to fulfill our mission of training students as ethical, practice-ready lawyers. By giving, you inspire a culture of philanthropy that is vital to the sustainability and growth of the Law School.

Our efforts are made possible by generous contributions from donors like you. Thank you for your support.




2013 Honor Roll of Donors

This Honor Roll of Donors recognizes alumni, faculty, staff, and friends of California Western whose qualifying contributions were received during 2013. Your consistent support allows California Western to provide the kind of independent, innovative, and inspiring law school experience and training our students expect. Each of you provides the foundation upon which we can build a strong program integrating both the theory and practice of law, which prepares our graduates for the realities of a changing legal marketplace.The entire law school community thanks you for supporting the students and mission of California Western.

The following are members of the Juris Society. The Juris Society welcomes all who support the goals and principles of California Western and who wish to make a meaningful difference through philanthropic support.

* Note: Names in italics are faculty and staff members of California Western School of Law.


Juris Society

Juris Friends: $1,000 to $2,499

  • American Inns of Court Louis Welsh Chapter $1,000.00
  • William M. '81 and Nancy A. Aul $1,000.00
  • Scott W. '78 and Kerry A. Bader $1,000.00
  • Professors Thomas D. Barton and Sharon L. Foster $1,695.00
  • Patricia J. Becker '76 and Steve DuCharme $2,000.00
  • Doctors Cynthia Boyd and Robert A. Leark $1,000.00
  • The Honorable Larrie R. '68 and Kathleen R. Brainard '88 $1,025.00
  • Richard E. Brooks $1,000.00
  • Pat Finn Burkhard $1,000.00
  • Professor Susan A. Channick '80 and Rick Billings $1,150.00
  • Jeffrey G. Chinn $1,007.16
  • Michael A. Conger $1,900.00
  • William L. Coulthard '90 $1,000.00
  • David Court $1,000.00
  • John E. Damianos '78 $1,000.00
  • Dr. Barbara L. Davis $1,000.00
  • Elizabeth Dubar $1,000.00
  • Sylvia Dudock $1,000.00
  • James S. Farley '74 $1,000.00
  • The Honorable Rita C. '89 and Douglas E. Federman '89 $1,000.00
  • Kelly Fernando $1,200.00
  • Elliot '75 and Diane Feuerstein $1,000.00
  • Marvin A. '78 and Sandy A. Fong $1,000.00
  • Richard J. Gambino $1,000.00
  • Girl Scouts San Diego $1,000.00
  • Seth Godin $1,000.00
  • Nasra S. and Ansar M. Haroun $1,000.00
  • Hung Wo & Elizabeth Lau Ching Foundation $1,000.00
  • The Honorable Lawrence and Frances Irving $1,000.00
  • Jewish Community Foundation Diane and Elliot Feuerstein Fund $1,000.00
  • Marie Kay $1,000.00
  • Alyssa S. Levine and Gabriel Z. Mass $1,000.00
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jack A. Levy $1,000.00
  • Roger L. and Darleen K. Long $1,300.00
  • Professor William C. and Sally Lynch $1,050.00
  • Mary Ellen Mahoney $1,600.00
  • The Maloney Family Foundation Inc. $1,800.00
  • Ellen Marks $1,000.00
  • Chris Maxwell '75 $1,000.00
  • Mitchell & Shea $1,011.25
  • Professor Linda H. Morton and Lenny Bole $1,120.00
  • Nathaniel D. Davis Foundation $1,000.00
  • Doctors Erica J. Pascal '06 and Michael J. Hostetler $2,000.00
  • Dennis M. Prince '93 $1,800.00
  • Roots & Relics $2,000.00
  • Mary Ross $1,000.00
  • Charles E. '71 and Christina C. Rumbaugh $2,000.00
  • Russell Block $1,025.00
  • The Honorable Janis Sammartino $1,000.00
  • Dean Niels B. and Carla Schaumann $1,806.45
  • Candace M. Carroll and Leonard B. Simon $1,500.00
  • Dean Emeritus Steven R. and Lera B. Smith $1,500.00
  • Keith Y. Tanaka '75 $2,000.00
  • Thorsnes Bartolotta McGuire LLP $1,000.00
  • Professor Roberta K. Thyfault '84 $1,395.00
  • Michelle D. Volk '01 and Clarence J. Rasure $1,500.00
  • Doctor Peter A. Winograd $1,000.00
  • Michelle M. Wu '94 $1,000.00
  • Michael Zucchet $1,500.00

Juris Fellows: $2,500 to $4,999

  • Christina G. Bobb '08 $3,500.00
  • Todd Clark $3,000.00
  • Steven J. Cologne $3,500.00
  • Ezekiel E. Cortez $2,500.00
  • Professor Barbara J. Cox and Peg Habetler $3,195.16
  • First Unitarian Universalist Church $4,191.53
  • Professor Emeritus George N. and Martha A. Gafford $3,000.00
  • Kenneth L., Jr. '71 and Patricia Greenman $2,500.00
  • Susan M. Hack $3,500.00
  • Higgs, Fletcher & Mack LLP $3,500.00
  • Rachel R. James '05 $3,500.00
  • R. Michael Jones '98 $3,500.00
  • Thomas A. Lehrer $2,500.00
  • Kathryn A. Martin '05 $3,500.00
  • Susan A. Mercure '78 $3,500.00
  • John L. Morrell $3,500.00
  • James T. Nystrom '73 $2,500.00
  • Stephen T. Pelletier '03 $3,500.00
  • Charles F. Reidelbach '92 $3,500.00
  • Professor Jacquelyn H. and Robert N. Slotkin $2,915.00
  • Professor Jan and Gail Satter Stiglitz $2,500.00
  • Joshua B. '02 and Rahil K. Swigart '03 $4,000.00
  • Thomas W. Turner $2,500.00
  • Timothy D. '77 and Nancy Waters $3,500.00

Dean's Associates: $5,000 to $9,999

  • Gilbert and Pamela S. Binninger $5,500.00
  • Han P. '74 and Meredith J. Ching $6,146.04
  • Dreyer Babich Buccola Wood & Campora, LLP $5,000.00
  • Daniel L. Essig '07 $6,342.50
  • Charles R. '70 and Dawn Grebing $5,750.00
  • Elizabeth Hess $5,000.00
  • Gary Hunt $5,000.00
  • Jeffrey S. '68 and Joanna J. Issacs $7,500.00
  • Jackson Lewis LLP $5,000.00
  • Jeffrey D. '75 and Marie Lewin $5,000.00
  • Jeffrey R. '80 and Tseela Newport $5,000.00
  • Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch $5,500.00
  • Robert K. '75 and Kimber Scott $5,000.00
  • Shernoff Bidart Echeverria Bentley LLP $5,000.00
  • Paul F. Sorrentino '85 $5,000.00
  • The Honorable Howard B. and Joan C. Wiener $5,500.00

Dean's Partners: $10,000 to $99,999

  • Anonymous $250,000.00
  • Roy M. '74 and Diane Bell $15,000.00
  • California Community Foundation $11,000.00
  • Deseret Trust Company $25,000.00
  • Jewish Community Foundation of San Diego $83,600.00
  • Judith S. Levine $10,000.00
  • Price Family Charitable Fund $16,480.00
  • Provide Commerce, Inc. $498,213.35
  • Seacliff Advisors, Inc. $15,000.00
  • David Stutz $50,000.00
  • The Gilbert J Martin Foundation $10,000.00
  • The JP Martin Foundation $10,000.00
  • Weingart Foundation $75,000.00
  • Abbe S. Wolfsheimer Stutz '72 and David Stutz $50,000.00

Leland G. Stanford Circle

  • Anonymous
  • Roy M. '74 and Diane Bell
  • Harold A. and Eileen Brown
  • Constance L. '74 and David C. Clapp
  • Dean Emeritus Michael H. and Carolyn Dessent
  • Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund
  • Frederic L. '81 and Janis Gordon
  • Gordon & Holmes
  • Huggy Bear, Inc.
  • Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Phoenix, Inc.
  • J. Randall Jones '81 and Kathleen Murphy
  • Marlene J Gaskins Trust
  • Provide Commerce, Inc.
  • Donald and Merle M. Shapiro
  • Howard J. Silldorf '80
  • Dean Emeritus Steven R. and Lera B. Smith
  • The Dwight E. Stanford Trust
  • Universidad Catolica de Temuco
  • Weingart Foundation
  • William & Flora Hewlett Foundation
  • Sally T. Wong Avery '83
  • James '73 and Linda R. Ybarrondo

Juris Legatum Society

  • Marlene J. and Roger A. Gaskins
  • Kenneth L. '71 and Patricia Greenman
  • Howard J. '80 and Beverly S. Silldorf
  • Dwight E. and Fern Stanford

Rising Leaders Society

  • Michael T. Bannon '06
  • Craig S. Benner '12
  • Jennifer M. Booth '07
  • Miranda M. Bordson '05
  • Dianne Cag '04
  • Rebecca G. '08 and Tyler S. Church
  • Helene C. Colin '08
  • Stephen K. Crossno '04
  • Adam E. Davalos '08
  • Deborah S. Dixon '07
  • Laralee E. Easton '08 and Albert N. Le '08
  • Daniel L. Essig '07
  • Lindsay A. Herf '08
  • Tara K. Hogan '04
  • Philip Hsia '12
  • Sarah E. Jordan '12
  • Kevin Y. Kanooni '13
  • Davina W. Lam '08
  • Christopher M. Lawson '05
  • Alan Lewenstein '05
  • Michael Manley '10
  • Annamarie S. '05 and Joshua Martin
  • Audrey A. McGinn '10
  • Nima Namdjou '12
  • Captain Kevin R. O'Neil '05
  • Doctors Erica J. Pascal '06 and Michael J. Hostetler
  • Ashley J. Ratliff '06
  • Matthew P. Reinhart '07
  • Alex W. Sachs '05
  • Angela H. Santamaria '11
  • Soren D. Seale '04
  • Arthur A. Severance '06
  • Mark S.K.M. '09 and Penelope Tom
  • Christopher C. '04 and Shauna Walton
  • Jihan S. Yacoub '11
  • Kyle E. '06 and Eden R. Yaege '07
  • Patricia L. Zlaket '09

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of these lists. If you find an error or omission, please accept our apologies and report it to us by calling 619-515-1548619-515-1548.