Past Award Recipients

 

The Citation Award
Created in 1961, the Citation Award recognizes Boalt graduates who have made exceptional contributions to the bar, the bench, legal scholarship, the state, the nation, and the world.

The Faculty Lifetime Achievement Award
The Faculty Lifetime Achievement Award honors the lifelong contributions and accomplishments of an exemplary Boalt Faculty Member.

The Young Alumni Award
The Young Alumni Award is given to an alumnus/ae who has graduated in the past 15 years and has made significant contributions to his or her community through professional, charitable or other public service activities, extraordinary service to the law school and other achievements.  

2013       Theodore Olson '65, Citation Award
               Roxanna Altholz '99, Young Alumni Award
               Pamela Samuelson, Faculty Lifetime Achievement Award

2012       Centennnial Gala held in lieu of Awards Dinner - Awards not given 

2011        Jess S. Jackson (1930 – 2011) '55, Citation Award
                E. Patricia Herron ‘64, Citation Award
                Mitchell  Zuklie ‘96, Young Alumni Award
                Kathleen Vanden Heuvel ’86, Faculty Lifetime Achievement Award

2010        Irving Tragen '45, Citation Award
                Nan Joesten '97, Young Alumni Award
                Edward Halbach, Jr., Faculty Lifetime Achievement Award

2009        Stuart Gordon '65,  Citation Award
                Richard Buxbaum ’53, Faculty Lifetime Achievement Award
                Laura Parsky ’95, Young Alumni Award

2008
        Dale Minami '71,  Citation Award
                Mallun Yen '95, Young Alumnus Award
                Melvin Eisenberg, Faculty Lifetime Achievement Award

2007        Werner Wolfen '53,  Citation Award
                Kathi Pugh '90, Young Alumnus Award
                Sandy Kadish, Faculty Lifetime Achievement Award

2006        Michael E. Tigar ' 66,  Citation Award
                Jon S. Tigar '89, Young Alumnus Award
                I. Michael Heyman, Faculty Lifetime Achievement Award

2005        David R. Andrews '71,  Citation Award
                Jesse H. Choper, Faculty Lifetime Achievement Award

2004        Robert C. Berring '74,  Citation Award

2003        Elizabeth Cabraser '78,  Citation Award
                Henry Ramsey Jr. '63,  Citation Award
                Herma Hill Kay, Faculty Lifetime Achievement Award

2002        Kathryn Mickle Werdegar '62,  Citation Award
                Mark Lemley '91, Young Alumnus Award

2001        Larry Sonsini '66

2000        Thelton Henderson '62

1999        David Frohnmayer '67

1998        Joanne Garvey '61
                Paula E. Boggs '84,
Young Alumnus Award

1997        Babette Barton '54

1996        Jerome Falk, Jr. '65
                Jeffrey L. Bleich '89,
Young Alumnus Award

1995        Forrest Plant '49

1994        Cruz Reynoso '58

1993        Richard Clarke '55
                Jami Floyd '89,
Young Alumnus Award

1992        Raoul Magana '35
                James O'Brien '35

1991        Allen Broussard '53

1990        Hans Linde '50

1989        Harry Pregerson '50
                J. Clifford Wallace '55

1988        Neil Goldschmidt '67

1987        Louis Heilbron '31
                Sam Kagel '48

1986        Richard Lamm '61
                Peter Wilson '62

1985        Vernon Goodin '40
                Mildred Lillie '38

1984        Robert Bridges '33
                William Edlund '53

1983        D. Lowell Jensen '52
                Robert Raven '52

1982        Wakefield Taylor '37
                Edwin Meese, III '58

1981        Martin Gang '27
                William Orrick, Jr. '41

1980        George Johnson '29
                Marcus Mattson '30

1979        G. William Miller '52

1978        Frank Newman '41

1977        William Godward '37

1976        Richard Jennings '39
                Stefan Riesenfeld '37
                Arthur Sherry '32

1975        John Doar '49

1974        John Goldberg '17

1973        Matthew Tobriner '32

1972        Adrian Kragen '34

1971        Bernard Witkin '28

1970        Phillip Ehrlich '13

1969        Alfonso Zirpoli '28

1968        Edward Barrett, Jr. '41

1967        Stanley Barnes '25

1966        Barbara Nachtrieb Armstrong '15
                W. Warren Ferrier, Jr. '14

1965        Dean Rusk '40
                Herman Selvin '27

1964        Walter Gordon '22
                Herman Phleger '14

1963        Raymond Peters '27
                Homer Crotty '22

1962        Warren Olney, III '27
                Jesse Steinhart '03

1961        Earl Warren '14
                Roger Traynor '27