Donor Wall

The NJC acknowledges the following alumni, faculty and friends for their generosity. This list reflects donations received between January 1 and December 31, 2015. If you are interested in donating to the NJC, please contact Jeanne Hill at (800) 25-JUDGE or hill@judges.org.

“Your gifts help strengthen the rule of law in this country. Your donations to the College will make a difference.”

— Matt Sweeney, Esq.
Chair NJC Board of Trustees – 2015

Cornerstones

  • American Bar Association – $225,000
  • State of Nevada – $87,000

Pillars of Justice ($5,000+)

Independence Circle ($50,000+)

  • Elizabeth J. Cabraser, Esq.
  • William Randolph Hearst Foundation
  • Laura and John Arnold Foundation

Freedom Circle ($25,000–$49,999)

  • Chevron Corporation
  • E.L. Cord Foundation
  • ExxonMobil Foundation
  • NV Energy Foundation
  • Dale K. Raggio

Liberty Circle ($15,000–$24,999)

  • American College of Trust and Estate Counsel Foundation
  • Chubb
  • E. L. Wiegand Foundation
  • J. F Maddox Foundation
  • Kaul Foundation
  • Weatherwax Foundation

Justice Circle ($10,000–$14,999)

  • Helen Roberti Charitable Trust
  • International Academy of Trial Lawyers Foundation
  • Robert Z. Hawkins Foundation
  • South Carolina Bar Foundation
  • The John Ben Snow Memorial Trust

Honor Circle ($5,000–$9,999)

  • A. Clifford Edwards, Esq.
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Bartimus, Frickleton, Robertson & Goza
  • David J. Beck, Esq.
  • Community Foundation of Western Nevada
  • Robert T. Eglet, Esq.
  • Giles Enterprises, Inc.
  • Mr. John L. Holcomb, Esq.
  • John H. LaGatta
  • Samuel S. Lionel, Esq.
  • John H. Mowbray, Esq.
  • M. R. Bauer Foundation
  • McDermott Will & Emery LLP
  • Edward Neugebauer, Esq.
  • Peter C. Neumann, Esq.
  • Robert L. Parks, Esq.
  • Rawle & Henderson, LLP
  • Wm. T. (Bill) Robinson III, Esq.
  • Patricia K. Rocha, Esq.
  • R&R Partners
  • Roxie and Azad Joseph Foundation
  • Al Brayton, Esq.

Annual Donors

Diamond Gavel Circle ($2,400–$4,999)

  • American Board of Trial Advocates, Tampa Chapter
  • Lydia I. Beebe, Esq.
  • Hon. Michael Eakin
  • John Echeverria, Esq.
  • Prof. Ronald R. Hofer
  • Bruce R. James
  • Jenner & Block
  • John and Christine Worthington Fund
  • Irwin A. Molasky
  • Hon. Rory R. Olsen
  • Matt Sweeney, Esq.
  • Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Foundation
  • Winston & Strawn LLP

Platinum Gavel Circle ($1,000–$2,499)

  • Mr. and Mrs. Albert R. Abramson
  • Aetna Foundation
  • Baker, Donelson, Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC
  • Marybel Batjer
  • Peter Bennett, Esq.
  • Javade Chaudhri, Esq.
  • Hon. Michael A. Cherry
  • Chevron Matching Employee Funds
  • Hon. Gary L. Clingman
  • Hon. Larry J. Craddock, Jr.
  • Hon. Andre Davis
  • Marian C. Durkee
  • Ann Thornton Field, Esq.
  • Gabelli Foundation Inc.
  • Jeanne M. Hill
  • Hon. Procter R. Hug, Jr.
  • Hon. Karen L. Hunt (Ret.)
  • Michael Jacobs, Esq.
  • Cheryl R. Maldonado
  • Mr. and Mrs. Patrick J. Meuth
  • Hon. and Mrs. Timothy C. Murphy
  • Peter J. Neeson, Esq.
  • Hon. and Mrs. V. Robert Payant
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael A. Pope
  • Hon. James D. Rogers (Ret.)
  • Herb Santos, Jr., Esq.
  • Hon. and Mrs. Chad C. Schmucker
  • Hon. Peter E. Schoon, Jr.
  • John A. Tarantino, Esq.
  • Jerome M. Polaha
  • Wells Fargo Foundation

Crystal Gavel Circle ($500–$999)

  • Hon. Don R. Ash
  • Mr. and Mrs. William J. Brunson
  • Hon. Toni E. Clarke
  • Robert Gabrielli
  • Hon. Karl B. Grube
  • Kim D. Hogrefe, Esq.
  • Ms. Donna Lucas
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ed Lyngar
  • Hon. Matthew Martin
  • Hon. Robert E. McBeth
  • Hon. William G. Meyer
  • Mr. and Mrs. Carl Naumann
  • Mr. Albert Pagni, Esq.
  • Hon. and Mrs. Earl G. Penrod
  • Hon. Robert T. Pfeuffer
  • Tony F. Sanchez, III, Esq.
  • Mr. Walter L. Sutton, Jr., Esq.
  • Hon. John M. Vittone (Ret.)
  • Katheryn Yetter, Esq.

Golden Gavel Circle ($250–$499)

  • Hon. Neil E. Axel (Ret.)
  • Hon. Fredrick H. Bates
  • Patricia Becker
  • Jeanette Belz
  • Irwin Kishner, Esq.
  • Hon. Philip T. Kyle (Ret.)
  • Hon. Alberto C. Lamorena, III
  • Hon. Thomas J Lanphear
  • Hon. John P. Bessey (Ret.)
  • Hon. Toni T. Boone (Ret.)
  • Hon. George H. Boyett
  • Hon. Cynthia L. Brewer
  • Hon. Ann M. Butchart
  • Hon. William J. Caprathe
  • Hon. Joseph E. Cirigliano
  • Hon. Richard Cisneros
  • Hon. Jess B. Clanton
  • Hon. Charles R. Cloud (Ret.)
  • Hon. William Cobb
  • Zelda M. DeBoyes
  • Judith DeMarsh, Esq.
  • Hon. and Mrs. Samuel G. DeSimone (Ret.)
  • Hon. Frederick D. Dorsey
  • Hon. Stephen S. Goss
  • Hon. Gary A. Graber
  • Hon. and Mrs. Robert C. Halbritter (Ret.)
  • Hon. Sophia H. Hall
  • Hon. George N. Hardesty
  • Hon. David Neil Harris, Sr.
  • Hon. Patrice A. Hinnant
  • Hon. Wallace R. Hoggatt
  • Hon. Gregory Holiday
  • Hon. Philip S. Hollman (Ret.)
  • Hon. Jeffery W. Kelley
  • John M. Lilley
  • Hon. James B. Malloy
  • Hon. Joseph J. Maltese
  • Hon. Charles M. McCullough
  • Hon. Melvin M. Menegat
  • Hon. Michael R. Morgan
  • Hon. William F. Morgan
  • Hon. James A. Morrow
  • Jack H. Olender, Esq.
  • Hon. Steven D. Olmstead
  • Hon. Richard E. Parrott
  • Hon. Daniel Patrick Ryan
  • Hon. J. Stephen Schuster
  • Hon. David L. Shakes
  • Hon. Charles A. Shaw
  • Ms. Anne E. Sheehan
  • Hon. and Mrs. Olin W. Shinholser
  • Hon. Maureen Skerda & Rev. Mr. Philip Skerda (PA)
  • Hon. and Mrs. Jack W. Smith
  • Philip M. Stahl, Ph.D.
  • Hon. Philip S. Straniere
  • Hon. William Sweet
  • The Guido A. and Elizabeth H. Binda Foundation
  • Hon. Terry L. Thurbon
  • Hon. Joseph M. Troy (Ret.)
  • Hon. Jerry M. Vanderhoef
  • Hon. George D. Varoutsos
  • Hon. Leslie A. Wagner
  • Hon. Thomas C. Warren
  • Hon. Chuck Weller
  • Nancy Neal Yeend
  • Jay A. York

Silver Gavel Circle ($125–$249)

  • Hon. Thomas Ammons
  • Hon. David Anderson
  • Hon. Neil Axel
  • Hon. Joe Basenberg
  • K. Batty
  • Hon. Archie Blake
  • Hon. G. Paul Bollwerk
  • Hon. Peter Booth
  • Hon. Robert Boylston
  • Hon. E. Maurice Braswell
  • Hon. H. Braxton
  • Alan Brayton
  • Hon. John Capuzzi
  • Hon. Michael Cassidy
  • Hon. David Chidester
  • Hon. Jess Clanton
  • Hon. Toni Clarke
  • Hon. Edward Clifton
  • Hon. Charles Cloud
  • Justice William Cousins
  • Hon. Andrea Darvas
  • Hon. Andre Davis
  • Hon. Randall Davis
  • Zelda DeBoyes
  • Hon. W. Scott Donaldson
  • Hon. Carol Eckersen
  • Hon. Jane Fishman
  • Roger Forando
  • Hon. Frank Gafkowski
  • Hon. David Gersten
  • Hon. Andrew Gleeson
  • Hon. Stephen Goss
  • Hon. Gary Graber
  • Chief Justice Stephan Grochowski
  • Hon. Robert Halbritter
  • Senator Joseph (Joe) Hardy
  • Hon. Rodger Harris
  • Hon. Duane Harves
  • Hon. Calvin Hawkins
  • Hon. Mark Hayes
  • Hon. Wallace Hoggatt
  • Hon. Ben Hooper
  • Hon. Stephen Howard
  • Hon. Gilbert Indeglia
  • Hon. Ronald Israel
  • Michael Jacobs
  • Hon. Edward Johnson
  • Hon. Perry Johnson
  • Hon. Kevin Kelly
  • Hon. John Kennedy
  • Hon. Phyllis Kotey
  • Hon. Philip Kyle
  • Harold Lester
  • Hon. Robert Lovell
  • Hon. John MacPhail
  • Justice Juergen Maruhn
  • Ernest Maupin
  • Hon. Robert McBeth
  • Hon. Steven McMorris
  • Hon. Bruce Mencher
  • Hon. Hannes Meyers
  • Kathryn Miles
  • Hon. W. Minahan
  • Hon. Jan Morris
  • Hon. James Morrow
  • Hon. Kevin Myers
  • Hon. David Nelson
  • Hon. Leslie Nichols
  • Hon. Lewis Nixon
  • Hon. George Pagano
  • Steven Pflaum
  • Hon. Michael Richards
  • Justice Lyle Richmond
  • Gareth Rosenau
  • Ann Rossi
  • Hon. Daniel Ryan
  • Hon. Gilbert Smith
  • Hon. Margaret Spencer
  • Walter Sutton, Esq.
  • Hon. David Sweat
  • Hon. Robert Tobias
  • Hon. Michelle Torres
  • Hon. Joseph Troy
  • Hon. David Waxse
  • Hon. Douglas White
  • Hon. Steven Wise
  • Hon. Danny Woods
  • Howard Zandman
  • Hon. Elliott Zide

Bronze Gavel Circle (Up to $125)

  • Hon. William Alderton
  • Hon. Veronica Alicea- Galvan
  • Hon. George Allen
  • Sandra Allen
  • Anonymous
  • Dr. Kosta Arger
  • Hon. Philip Arnaudo
  • Senior Judge Don Ash
  • Dr. James Atcheson
  • Christopher Ault
  • Hon. John Baker
  • Hon. Anthony Baratta
  • Paras Barnett
  • Muriel Bartlett
  • Hon. James Batzer
  • Hon. Robert Beach
  • Hon. James Belson
  • Hon. Janette Bertness
  • Hon. ElizaBeth Beyer
  • Kenneth Bolen
  • Joanne Bond
  • Hon. David Bortner
  • Dietrich Boskie
  • Hon. William Boulden
  • Karen Breashears
  • Allen Brennecke
  • Hon. David Brochstein
  • Hon. Karla Broussard-Boyd
  • Hon. Walter Brudzinski
  • Michael Buckley
  • Diane Burkett
  • Hon. Janet Burnside
  • Patricia Cafferata
  • Hon. Nathan Callahan
  • Judith Card
  • Hon. Richard Carter
  • Robert Cashell
  • Wm. Patterson Cashill
  • Hon. William Cassel
  • Dennis Caviglia
  • Hon. Thomas Cheffins
  • Hon. James Chenault
  • Hon. Robert Childers
  • Anne Christenson
  • Hon. Thomas Clark
  • Hon. Frederick Cohen
  • Hon. Edward Cohen
  • Lois Compston
  • Hon. Barbara Cook Crawford
  • Andrea Cooper
  • Justice Daniel Crothers
  • Dr. Joseph Crowley
  • Hon. Beverly Cutler
  • Hon. E. Duane Daugherty
  • Hon. Amy Davenport
  • Hon. Roger Davis
  • Hon. Peggy Davis
  • Hon. Gary Davis
  • Hon. James Dehn
  • Frankie DelPapa
  • Gordon Depaoli
  • Hon. Samuel DeSimone
  • Hon. Michael Devine
  • Rodney Dick
  • Chancellor M. Ronald Doleac
  • Sharon Donaldson
  • Megan Downs
  • Dennis Drew
  • Hon. Elizabeth Drews
  • Hon. Angela Eaves
  • Harry Ericson
  • Nancy Farias
  • Hon. Gilda Felizardo
  • Hon. Linda Fidnick
  • Hon. John Fields
  • Erik Flippo
  • Ellen Fockler
  • Hon. Susan Formaker
  • Hon. Thomas Fuller
  • Hon. John Galt
  • Lynn Garcia
  • Hon. Sandra Gardner
  • Chief Judge Bruce Gatterman
  • Hon. Jennifer Gee
  • John Genasci
  • Ted Gest
  • Hon. Brenda Gilbert
  • Richard Gillihan
  • Hon. James Gleeson
  • Hon. Douglas Golden
  • Rew Goodenow, Esq.
  • Hon. Raymond Gordon
  • Dennis Gorman
  • Hon. John Gossart
  • Hon. Kenneth Govendo
  • Carla Guest
  • Hon. David Guyton
  • Hon. Thomas Halko
  • Hon. David Harrison
  • Hon. Joe Hegel
  • Hon. Sheila Hegy
  • Hon. Tracy Henry
  • Jeanne Hill
  • Cathy Hill
  • Hon. Timothy Hodo
  • William Hoffman
  • Thad Holcomb
  • Hon. Peggy Hora
  • Hon. Chizoma Ihekere
  • Harold Jacobsen
  • Ronald Jansen
  • Hon. Gregory Johnson
  • Dorothy Johnson
  • Hon. Paul Julien
  • Hon. Franklin Kang
  • Hon. Tod Kaufman
  • Thomas Keating
  • Hon. Angel Kelley Brown
  • Hon. William Kelly
  • Hon. David Kenworthy
  • Hon. David Kimberley
  • Justice Patrick King
  • Sarah King
  • Fredrica King
  • Kirk Kinne
  • Michael Klos
  • Hon. Vincent Knight
  • Hon. William Knight
  • Hon. Jack Komar
  • Hon. Daniel Konkol
  • Hon. Frank Lario
  • Diana Lawrence
  • Jennifer Leal
  • Hon. Michel Levant
  • Hon. Allene Lindstrom
  • Hon. Patricia Lynch
  • Joy Lyngar
  • Andrew Mackenzie
  • Dr. Barry Mahoney
  • Lawrence Manwiller
  • Carol Marin
  • Martha Martin
  • Matthew Martin
  • Hon. Paul Mason
  • Mary Mattingly
  • Hon. Lech Matuszewski
  • Hon. Patricia Mc Inerney
  • Hon. Williams McAdams
  • Hon. John McArdle
  • Steve McKnight
  • Hon. P. McLauchlin
  • Hon. Samuel McVey
  • Hon. David Melcher
  • Hon. William Meyer
  • Hon. Bruce Moore
  • Hon. Walter Morris
  • Catharina Morris
  • Henry Nakamoto
  • Hon. Greg Nakamura
  • Hon. Samuel Natal
  • Peter Neeson
  • Dennis Nolan
  • William Nork
  • Hon. Steven Oeth
  • Jerry O’Kane
  • Hon. Brian O’Leary
  • Hon. Steven Olmstead
  • Hon. Carl Ossmann
  • Hon. Reba Page
  • Hon. Suzanne Parisien
  • Dr. Roger Peters
  • Janice Pine
  • Margo Piscevich
  • Hon. Haskell Pitluck
  • Hon. Lloyd Poelman
  • Hon. Jerome Polaha
  • Hon. Bertrand Poritsky
  • Pat Precissi
  • William Protz
  • Hon. Nina Puglia
  • David Pursell
  • Hon. Kerrie Qualtrough
  • Geneva Rank
  • James Rayl
  • Prof. Henry Reeve
  • Chief Justice Paul Reiber
  • Dr. James Richardson
  • Wm.T. Robinson
  • Richard Rossi
  • Elton “Mac” Rossi
  • James Safford
  • Cristina Sanchez
  • Gretchen Sawyer
  • Hon. Mikell Scarborough
  • Hon. Dawn Scholz
  • Stephanie Scoppettone
  • Hon. Lisette Shirdan-Harris
  • Hon. Pamela Shirley
  • Lonnie Shodeen
  • Peter Siggins
  • Hon. Michael Silverstein
  • Hon. Phillip Sinclair
  • Hon. Steve Smith
  • James Smith
  • Gregory Smith
  • Jim Smith
  • Janis Smith
  • Hon. Marshall Snider
  • Hon. John Snodgrass
  • Alisa Sparkia-Moore
  • Judith Steele
  • Hon. Brian Steinke
  • Thomas Stephens
  • Hon. Roger Strand
  • Hon. Gloria Sturman
  • John Sullivan
  • Olivia Swaner
  • Hon. William Sweet
  • Kelly Tait
  • Prof. Melissa Tatum
  • Hon. Chaney Taylor
  • Hon. Tracie Todd
  • Hon. Michael Tupper
  • John Utter
  • Hon. Jon Van Allsburg
  • Brian VanDenzen
  • Hon. Anthony Vardaro
  • Linda Vasquez
  • Ann Veneman
  • John Vittone
  • Hon. Steven Wallace
  • Hon. Reggie Walton
  • Kathleen Webb
  • Barbara Weinberg
  • Hon. William Wellons
  • Gayle Whitaker
  • Caroline Whitcomb
  • Robert White
  • Christopher Whitten
  • Hon. Bruce Wilcox
  • Ellen Williams
  • Hon. Cindy Wilson
  • Hon. Erin Wirth
  • Hon. G. Witte
  • Chief Justice Carolyn Wright
  • Sandra Yamate
  • Hon. Michael Youngpeter
  • Kelly Zahara
  • Hon. Hiller Zobel

In Honor of

In Honor of William C. Bunch

  • Hon. Thomas M. Ammons, III

In Honor of Sean Dunphy

  • Hon. Linda S. Fidnick

In Honor of James Henry

  • Hon. Tracy L. Henry

In Honor of Marybel Batjer

  • Mrs. Jeanne M. Hill

In Honor of Everly Gold

  • Mr. Michael Jacobs, Esq.

In Honor of The National Tribal Judicial Center

  • Mr. Michael Jacobs, Esq.

In Honor of Conrad G. Keegan

  • Mr. Michael Jacobs, Esq.

In Honor of Susanna Fuchsbrunner

  • Hon. Juergen Maruhn

In Honor of Conrad G. Keegan

  • Hon. Reba Ann Page

In Honor of Michael Jacobs

  • Hon. J. Stephen Schuster

In Honor of Tania Wright

  • Hon. Carolyn I. Wright

In Honor of William F. Dressel

  • Hon. Hiller B. Zobel

In Memory of

In Memory of Lura B. Caldwell

  • Mr. and Mrs. William H. Hoffman
  • Mr. and Mrs. Thad Holcomb
  • Mr. and Mrs. Harold J. Jacobsen
  • Mr. and Mrs. Thomas B. Keating
  • Ms. Fredrica R. King
  • Ms. Sarah C. King
  • Mr. and Mrs. Kirk Kinne
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael J. Klos
  • Ms. Donna Lucas
  • Hon. Patricia Lynch
  • Andrew Mackenzie, Esq.
  • Cheryl R. Maldonado and Karen Rodden Taylor
  • Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence M. Manwiller
  • Ms. Mary B. Mattingly
  • Mr. and Mrs. Steve McKnight
  • Mr. and Mrs. Patrick J. Meuth
  • Ms. Kathryn Miles
  • Peter C. Neumann, Esq.
  • Mr. and Mrs. William E. Nork
  • Mr. Jerry W. O’Kane
  • Ms. Janice C. Pine
  • Margo Piscevich, Esq.
  • Ms. Pat Precissi
  • Mr. and Mrs. William O. Protz
  • Mr. and Mrs. David P. Pursell
  • Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Rank
  • Mr. Elton “Mac” G. Rossi
  • Ms. Ann E. Rossi and Mr. Denis Smith
  • Mr. Richard E. Rossi
  • Mr. and Mrs. James P. Safford
  • Gretchen and Thomas Sawyer
  • Mrs. Stephanie Scoppettone
  • Ms. Anne E. Sheehan
  • Mr. and Mrs. Peter J. Siggins
  • Mrs. Janis J. Smith
  • Ms. Judith Steele
  • Mr. and Mrs. Thomas E. Stephens
  • Mr. and Mrs. John J. Sullivan
  • Mr. and Mrs. John Utter
  • Ms. Linda Vasquez
  • Mrs. Kathleen Webb
  • Ms. Barbara B. Weinberg
  • Ms. Gayle Whitaker
  • Ms. Caroline M. Whitcomb
  • Mr. Robert S. White
  • Ms. Ellen Williams

In Memory of Felix F. Stumpf

  • Hon. ElizaBeth Beyer

In Memory of Arthur A. Gladstone

  • Mr. Kenneth J. Bolen

In Memory of Yoko Felter

  • Hon. Larry J. Craddock, Jr.

In Memory of Stephen J. Ferry

  • Hon. Gary A. Graber

In Memory of Jim Williams

  • Hon. Duane R. Harves (Ret.)

In Memory of Yoko Felter

  • Mrs. Jeanne M. Hill

In Memory of Marjorie Lucille Tratos

  • Mrs. Jeanne M. Hill

In Memory of Joshua S. Ben Yehuda

  • Mr. Michael Jacobs, Esq.

In Memory of David B. Babbitt

  • Hon. Philip T. Kyle (Ret.)

In Memory of Timothy C. Murphy

  • Hon. Bruce S. Mencher

In Memory of Jack H. Olender

  • Mr. Jack H. Olender, Esq.

In Memory of William J. Raggio

  • Mrs. Dale K. Raggio

In Memory of William H. Erickson

  • Prof. Henry R. Reeve

In Memory of William H. McDermott

  • Hon. Michael A. Youngpeter

 

William J. Raggio Endowment

  • Kosta M. Arger
  • Jeanette Belz
  • Joe W. Brown, Esq.
  • Michael Buckley
  • Patricia D. Cafferata, Esq.
  • Hon. Michael A. Cherry
  • William Cobb
  • Community Foundation of Western Nevada
  • Joseph N. Crowley
  • Marian C. Durkee
  • John Echeverria, Esq.
  • E. L. Wiegand Foundation
  • Hon. Joseph (Joe) P. Hardy
  • Jeanne M. Hill
  • Bruce R. James
  • John and Christine Worthington Fund
  • John H. LaGatta
  • John M. Lilley
  • Joy Lyngar, Esq.
  • Irwin A. Molasky
  • Ann Morgan, Esq.
  • Dennis Nolan
  • NV Energy Foundation
  • Albert Pagni
  • Hon. Jerome M. Polaha
  • Dale K. Raggio
  • R&R Partners
  • John P. Sande, Esq.

The NJC is a 501(c)(3) non-profit educational organization. Tax ID #942427596. Gifts are tax-deductible as provided by law.