Founding Benefactors

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1,000,000 or more

Philip S. Beck (’76)*
Chicago, IL
Partner
Bartlit Beck Herman Palenchar & Scott LLP

Robert T. Butler (’55)*
Orangeburg, NY
Chairman
Subaru Distributors Corp.

Richard Cartier Godfrey (’79)*
Chicago, IL
Senior Litigation Partner
Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Trustee, Boston University
Chair, BU Law Campus Campaign

Peter McCausland (’74)*
Radnor, PA
Chairman & CEO
Airgas, Inc.

J. Michael Schell (’76)*
New York, NY
Former Trustee, Boston University

Stephen M. Zide (’86)*
New York, NY
Managing Director
Bain Capital LLC
Trustee, Boston University

 

500,000 -999,999

Gerard H. Cohen (’62)*
Framingham, MA
CEO, President & Treasurer
Western Carriers, Inc.
Overseer, Boston University
National Co-Chair, BU Law Fund

Kenneth P. Morrison (’83)*
Chicago, IL
Partner
Kirkland & Ellis LLP

 

250,000 to 499,999

Anonymous

Lisa G. Beckerman (’89)*
New York, NY
Partner
Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld LLP

Edward W. Brooke (LLB ’48, LLM ’50, Hon. ’68)*
Miami, FL
Attorney General, Massachusetts, 1963-1967; U.S. Senate, Massachusetts, 1967-1979; Recipient, Presidential Medal of Freedom, 2004; Recipient, Congressional Gold Medal, 2009; Former Trustee, Boston University

Ellen J. Flannery (’78)*
Washington, DC
Partner
Covington & Burling LLP

Ryan K. Roth Gallo (’99)*
Modesto, CA
Attorney-at-Law
Law Offices of Ryan Roth Gallo
Overseer, Boston University

Robert F. Grondine (’80)*+
Tokyo, Japan
Partner
White & Case LLP

 

100,000 - 249,999

Anonymous

James N. Esdaile Jr. (’70)*
Boston, MA
Partner
Esdaile, Barrett & Esdaile

Michael D. Fricklas (’84)*
New York, NY
Executive Vice President, Gen. Counsel
& Secretary
Viacom, Inc.

Robert B. Goldfarb (’67)*
Farmington, CT
President
HRW Resources, Inc.

Nathan B. Mandelbaum (’69)
Livingston, NJ
Partner
Mandelbaum & Mandelbaum, PA

Maureen A. O’Rourke
Brookline, MA
Dean
Boston University School of Law
&
James M. Molloy
Brookline, MA
Director of Regulatory Accounting
National Grid

Linda S. Peterson (’76)*
Los Angeles, CA
Associate General Counsel
Occidental Petroleum Corp.

James C. Pizzagalli (’69)
Burlington, VT
President
Pizzagalli Properties, LLC

Bettina B. Plevan (’70)*
New York, NY
Senior Partner
Proskauer Rose LLP
National Co-Chair, BU Law Fund

Jeffrey M. Verdon (’79)
Irvine, CA
Managing Partner
Jeffrey M. Verdon Law Group, LLP

The Widgeon Point Charitable Foundation
Armonk, NY
John R. Robinson (’64)
President
Trustee Emeritus, Boston University

Xinhua Howard Zhang (’93)*
Beijing, PRC
Partner
Davis, Polk & Wardwell

 

 

50,000-99,999

Anonymous

Susan H. Alexander (’81)
Belmont, MA
Executive Vice President,
General Counsel
Biogen Idec, Inc.
Executive Committee,
BU Law Alumni Association
&
Caroline G. Gammill (’12)
Boston, MA
Associate
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky
and Popeo LLP

Lansing E. Crane (’70)
Boulder, CO
Retired Chairman, President and CEO
Crane & Co.

Leo T. Crowley (’80)
New York, NY
Partner
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
&
Claudia O. Crowley (’80)
New York, NY
Senior Vice President & Chief of Staff
New York Stock Exchange, Inc.

Anthony M. Feeherry (’74)
Boston, MA
Partner
Goodwin Procter LLP


Estate of Joseph F. Holman (’50)
Farmington, ME
Former Attorney
Law Office of Joseph F. Holman

William H. Kleh (’71)*
Key Biscayne, FL
General Counsel (ret.)
Ivesco Ltd
Overseer, Boston University
Member, BU International Advisory Board

Hugh R. McCombs (’73)
Chicago, IL
Partner
Mayer Brown LLP

Samuel S. Perlman (’68)
Attleboro, MA
President
National Van Builders, Inc.
Board Chairman, Americare Health
Services, Inc.

Kanwar M. Singh (’92)
Oak Brook, IL
Senior Vice President – Investments
UBS Financial Services, Inc.

Estate of John Larkin Thompson (’63)
Scituate, MA
Former President and CEO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Former Trustee, Boston University

 

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