Partners in Leadership

The 2019 Partners in Leadership campaign runs May 1, through June 14, 2019.

If your firm, company, non-profit or government agency is not yet participating in Partners in Leadership, email dwalshe@law.berkeley.edu to become your organization’s captain and one of Berkeley Law’s valued alumni volunteers.


The Partners in Leadership Challenge

Campaign Co-Chairs: Tyler Gerking ’02, Farella Braun + Martel; Monique Liburd ’08, Google; and David Zapolsky ’88, Amazon.com

Partners in Leadership is a cornerstone philanthropic program—led by alumni—to increase giving participation to Berkeley Law. In this era of declining state funding, the support of our alumni is more important than ever to help sustain our place among premier law schools worldwide, grow our innovative programs, and make a Berkeley Law education possible for the next generation torch-bearers in the legal profession. 

Since the launch of Partners in Leadership, over $12.6M has been raised for the Berkeley Law Fund and other important programs. We’re counting on you to help push the needle even further this year. 

The Challenge: Motivate all Berkeley Law alumni at 76+ organizations to make a meaningful gift before the close of the fiscal year. 

The Goal: 100% giving participation among Boalt alumni at each participating firm and company between May 1 and June 14. Also, beat competing organizations to the finish line!

Partners in Leadership runs May 1-June 14 at with stellar alumni captains at each firm or company leading the charge. All contributions to the Berkeley Law Fund support students.

Become a Partner in Leadership

We invite you to drive support for Berkeley Law in your workplace. Accept the challenge—become a Berkeley Law Captain for Partners in Leadership at your law firm or organization. Contact Dominic Walshe, dwalshe@law.berkeley.edu.