The firm has pledged a corporate contribution of $250,000, to be paid over five years, to endow a faculty scholar position. It also has challenged its 90 or so equity partners to match that amount in their personal giving.
Alumni who worked in the Law School’s Women, Children, and
Social Justice Clinic as students tend to be fiercely loyal to the
clinic and its faculty. Now, with an ambitious fund-raising goal,
organizers are hoping that their enthusiasm is catching.