Dean's Circle

Diamond Circle | Platinum Circle | Gold Circle | Silver Circle

Founded in November 1995, the Dean’s Circle recognizes those individuals and organizations whose cumulative philanthropy, including gifts and pledges through June 30, 2010, to the USD School of Law total or exceed $100,000. USD is most grateful to these members of the Dean’s Circle.

Dean's Diamond Circle

$1,000,000 and above

  • Susan ’86 and Jerry G. Gonick, LL.M. ’84
  • Congresswoman Lynn Schenk ’70 and Professor C. Hugh Friedman
  • The James Irvine Foundation
  • Gale M. and James C. Krause ’75
  • Katherine M.* and George M. Pardee Jr.*
  • Price Family Charitable Fund
  • Helen* and Sol Price*
  • San Diego District Attorney
  • Michael T. Thorsnes ’68
  • Joanne and Frank R. Warren
  • Weingart Foundation

Dean's Platinum Circle

$500,000 - $999,999

  • Anonymous
  • Arthur A. Herzog Family Trust
  • The Kresge Foundation
  • La Jolla Bank
  • Stanley W. Legro
  • Telecommunications Education Trust
  • Warren Family Foundation

Dean's Gold Circle

$250,000 - $499,999

  • Anonymous
  • Joan E. Bowes
  • The California Wellness Foundation
  • Carthage Foundation
  • Lisa and David S. Casey Jr ’74
  • Patricia and Bert Degheri
  • Rose M. and Arthur H. Kaplan*
  • Linden Root Dickinson Foundation/John R. Henkel ’77
  • Lenore Magee*
  • Theresa & Edward O’Toole Foundation
  • Roman Catholic Diocese of San Diego
  • Sarah Scaife Foundation
  • Marilyn and James E. Spain Jr.
  • U.S. Department of Education

Dean's Silver Circle

$100,000 - $249,999

  • Anonymous
  • The C.E. and S. Foundation
  • Community Defenders Inc.
  • ConAgra Foods Foundation
  • Fiorenza Courtright Lucas
  • Hernando Courtright*
  • Professor Michael R. Devitt
  • Jane Trevor Fetter and Thompson Fetter ’67
  • Peggy and Charles M. Grace
  • Maximilian E. & Marion O. Hoffman Foundation
  • John R. McGrory ’81
  • The Estate of William A. Moller*
  • MTT Partners L.P.
  • Leah S. Nathanson
  • Virginia C. Nelson ’79
  • The Parker Foundation
  • The Estate of Herbert Peterfreund*
  • Barbara J. Peterson and Paul A. Peterson
  • Deborah J. ’84 and Michael J. Rider ’83
  • San Diego County Bar Association
  • The San Diego Foundation
  • Mary and Professor Alan Schulman
  • Shelley Siegan ’88
  • Susanne Stanford ’75
  • The State Bar of California Foundation
  • Lysa M. and Jeffrey T. Thomas ’82

* Deceased

Contact:

Development and Donor Relations
Guadalupe Hall, Room 202
Phone: (619) 260-4692
Fax: (619) 260-2219

Hours

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