ELQ 2024 Banquet

Please join us for Ecology Law Quarterly's 2024 Annual Banquet Tuesday, April 16, 2024 from 5:30 to 8:30 pm at the Bancroft Hotel in Berkeley. Featuring keynote speaker and Environmental Leadership Award Winner Julia Olsen from Our Children's Trust -- the nonprofit law firm representing the young plaintiffs in Held v. Montana.

About Julia Olsen

Deanna Ruth Rutter B.A. ’69, J.D. ’72 generously underwrote this event so all proceeds will go directly to E&E student programs.

Host Committee

William M. Chamberlain B.A. ’68, J.D. ’71 and Roseanne Chamberlain

Jordan Diamond J.D. ’08

Martin Mattes J.D. ’74

Christopher Mortweet J.D. ’16

Claudia Polsky J.D. ’96

Deanna Ruth Rutter B.A. ’69; J.D. ’72

Allison Watkins-Mallick J.D. ’10

Marc Zeppetello J.D. ’85

Banquet Sponsorship

Sponsors contribute to UC Berkeley’s environmental and energy law student programs and receive exposure to a wide audience of distinguished professionals, academics, and students. Sponsors are acknowledged with name and logo placement in our battery of live, print, and digital communications to 6,000 students, alumni, and community members.


Thanks to Our Sponsors

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William Chamberlain B.A. ’68; J.D. ’71

William Kissinger J.D. ’87

Lenard Weiss J.D. ’62

Sponsorship Levels and Benefits


2024 Ecology Law Quarterly Banquet Scholarship and Benefits

How to Sponsor

For Companies or Organizations: Contact CLEEgiving@berkeley.edu or call (510)643-6044 to get a gift invoice. 

For Individuals: Go to https://give.berkeley.edu/fund/FN6413000 and send an email confirming your sponsorship to CLEEgiving@berkeley.edu. Or send your donation by mail to: Center for Law, Energy & the Environment, c/o Gift Services, 1995 University Ave, Ste 400, Berkeley, CA 94704-1070. Make the check payable to: UC Berkeley Foundation: E&E Futures Fund FN6413.

Students and alums talking with Dr. Robert Bullard at the 2022 Banquet
Environmental Leadership Award winner Dr. Robert Bullard talks with 2022 Banquet guests

The retail value of each ticket is $110. The portion of the ticket price that exceeds its fair market value may be tax-deductible, subject to IRS limitations and deadlines.

The deadline for recognition in the program & signage is TBD.

Sponsors are also granted the benefits of UC Berkeley Charter Hill Society Membership (opens in a new tab). (For institutional donors, one membership per entity). Net event proceeds will go to support programs for environmental and energy law students.

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