Past Alumni of the Year

UCLA School of Law alumni continue to impact the legal profession and the world through their accomplishments. Since 1962 we have honored their achievements through our annual Alumni of the Year Awards, one of the highest forms of recognition that the law school confers on its graduates.

2014

Martine A. Rothblatt, PhD. '81
Professional Achievement

The Honorable Joan Dempsey Klein '54
Public and Community Service

2013

Stephen D. Greenberg ‘77
Professional Achievement

Alicia Miñana de Lovelace ‘87
Public and Community Service

2012

Melanie Cook ’78
Professional Achievement

Ronald D. Brown ’79
Public and Community Service

2011

David P. Steiner ’86
Professional Achievement

The Honorable Sandra Ikuta ’88
Public and Community Service

2010

John G. Branca ’75
Professional Achievement

David W. Fleming ’59
Public and Community Service

2009

Nancy L. Abell ’79
Professional Achievement

Lowell Milken ’73
Public and Community Service

2008

James D. C. Barrall ’75
Professional Achievement

Ralph J. Shapiro ’58
Public and Community Service

2007

Nelson C. Rising ’67
Professional Achievement

David J. Epstein ’64
Public and Community Service

2005 / 2006

Stewart Resnick ’62
Professional Achievement

The Honorable Richard D. Fybel ’71
Public and Community Service

2004

Stacey Snider ’85
Professional Achievement

The Honorable Kim M. Wardlaw ’79
Public and Community Service

2003

Michael T. Masin ’69
Professional Achievement

The Honorable Steven Z. Perren ’67
Public and Community Service

2001 / 2002

William Vaughn ’55
Professional Achievement

Stewart Kwoh ’74
Public and Community Service

2000  

Skip Brittenham ’70
Professional Achievement

The Honorable Elwood Lui ’69
Public and Community Service

1999 

Barbara Boyle  ’60
Professional Achievement

The Honorable Gary L. Taylor  ’63
Public and Community Service

1998

David G. Price  ’60
Professional Achievement

Congressman Howard Berman  ’65
Public and Community Service

1997

The Honorable Alex Kozinski ’75
Professional Achievement

Joseph Duff ’71
Public and Community Service

1996

The Honorable Janice Rogers Brown ’77
Professional Achievement

Nancy Mintie ’79
Public and Community Service

1995

Kenneth Ziffren ’65
Professional Achievement

Antonia Hernandez ’74
Public and Community Service

1994

The Honorable William A. Masterson ’58
Professional Achievement

Congressman Henry A. Waxman ’64
Public and Community Service

1993

Gil Garcetti ’67

1992

Albert B. Glickman ’60

1991

Geraldine S. Hemmerling ’52

1990

The Honorable Lourdes G. Baird ’76

1989

Daniel P. Garcia ’74

1988

Herbert J. Solomon ’56

1987

The Honorable John A. Arguelles ’54

1986

The Honorable Charles S. Vogel ’59

1985

The Honorable Kenneth L. Maddy ’63

1984

The Honorable Billy G. Mills ’54

1983

Ralph J. Shapiro ’58

1982

Susan Westerberg Prager ’71

1981

Bruce Hochman ’52

1980

Marsha MeLean-Utley ’64

1979

The Honorable Mariana Pfaelzer ’57

1978

Andrea Ordin ’65

Arthur Greenberg ’52

1977

The Honorable Ed Edelman ’58

1976

Willie Barnes ’59

1975

The Honorable Richard Schauer ’55

1974

Josiah L. Neeper ’59

1973

John C. McCarthy ’52

1972

The Honorable Christian E. Markey ’58

1971

Jerald S. Schutzbank ’57

1970

The Honorable Norman L. Epstein ’58

1969

William B. Keene ’52

1967

The Honorable Dorothy Nelson ’53

1968

Professor William Cohen ’56

1966

Roger Pettitt ’54

1965

Harvey Grossman ’54

1964

Charles Rickershauser ’57

1963

The Honorable Joan Dempsey Klein ’54

1962

Richard T. Hanna ’52