Firms and corporations with three or more Northwestern Law alumni can participate in the Firm & Corporate Alumni Challenge. The program builds upon the incredible generosity of the Northwestern Law community and helps the Law School sustain the quality of its programs and offerings.
The Firm & Corporate Alumni Challenge creates opportunities for alumni to cultivate relationships with fellow alumni at their own firm or corporation and the broader Law School community. Participants in the Challenge receive invitations to exclusive meetings with the dean and events featuring accomplished alumni, students, and faculty members. Firms and corporations benefit by enhancing their visibility at the Law School and increasing their recruitment profile with some of the best students in the country.
Challenge winners in each division secure:
Congratulations to the winners of the 2012 Firm & Corporate Alumni Challenge! In 2012, nearly 1,400 alumni from more than sixty firms and corporations participated, achieving 40% alumni participation. An impressive six firms and corporations achieved 100% alumni participation!
The following firms and corporations achieved the highest participation rates in their categories for their support of Northwestern Law this year.
Firms with 40+ Alumni:
Jones Day with 46% Participation
Firms with 21-40 Alumni:
Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum & Nagelberg LLP with 71% Participation
Firms with 8-20 Alumni:
Bartlit, Beck, Herman, Palenchar & Scott LLP with 100% participation
Firms with 3-7 Alumni:
Grippo & Elden LLC with 100% participation
In addition to the winners listed above, the following firms received the Partners for Excellence in Law distinction, awarded to those firms or corporations who achieve at least 75% participation:
Bodman PLC (100%)
BP America Inc. (100%)
Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione (100%)
Duane Morris LLP (100%)
Marshall Gerstein & Borun (90%)
Tishler & Wald, Ltd. (75%)
Holland & Knight LLP (76%)
To enroll in or request more information about the Firm and Corporate Alumni Challenge, Kelly McLaughlin Kennedy, Associate Director, Law School Fund, at (312) 503-0198 or email@example.com.