Our Supporters

The Board of Advocates would like to thank its generous supporters, alumni, and sponsors.  These generous firms and individuals have given their time, their money, and their expertise to help our teams be the best they can be.  Thank you from the bottoms of our hearts!

Appellate Team

Our coaches:

Giles Sutherland Rich Patents team: Douglas Lumish and Jeffrey Homrig '01, Latham & Watkins

Prince Evidence team: Sean McTigue '12, Severson & Werson

Vis International Arbitration team: Viviana Santiago '12, Ratto Law Firm

Lefkowitz Trademarks team: Jane Levich '13, Harvey Siskind, LLP; Lauren Escher '13, Gibson Dunn

Jessup International Law team: Kaushik Krishnan, UC-Berkeley

Pace Environmental Law team: Rochelle Russell

National Moot Court Competition team: Scotia J. Hicks '07, Winston & Strawn

Traynor California law team: Sean Kiley, Coblentz, Patch, Duffy & Bass

National Appellate Advocacy Competition: Suzanne Miles, Berkeley Law School

Trial Team

Firm Support:

Our coaches:

Spencer Pahlke '07, Walkup, Melodia, Kelly & Schoenberger

Valerie N. Rose '11, Walkup, Melodia, Kelly & Schoenberger

Tatiana Cottam '11, Allen Matkins

Brian Heckenlively '09, Munger Tolles & Olson

Bruce Budner, Berkeley Law School

ADR Team

Our coaches:

Jeslyn Miller '10, Munger Tolles & Olson

David Bluhm '82, Attorney at Law


We would also like to thank the following people for their support of the following BoA activities:

Lions of Litigation:

Luke Ellis, GJEL Accident Attorneys

William E. Gagen, Jr., Gagen McCoy

Lynn Pasahow, Fenwick & West

Sean M. SeLegue, Arnold & Porter

Bales 1L Trial Competition:

Peter Bales '07, Buchalter Nemer

McBaine Appellate Competition:

Halloum Negotiations and Business Competitions:

Joseph K. Halloum '10, Skadden