CLA & CJA Gala

The California Lawyers Association and California Judges Association are hosting a Gala to celebrate the accomplishments of both organizations and donate to the respective Foundations. The Gala will take place on Saturday, September 17th, at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel.

The Gala’s 500 guests enjoy a cocktail reception, dinner, and entertainment. This year’s Gala features the emcee talents of Andy Buckley (from the hit show The Office) and keynote speaker Sage Steele (ESPN Sportscenter host).

Andy Buckley
Andy Buckley (from the hit show The Office)
Sage Steele
Keynote Speaker Sage Steele (ESPN Sportscenter host)

Sponsoring this prestigious black-tie event offers an unprecedented opportunity to express your commitment to the efforts of the California Lawyers Foundation and California Judges Foundation. These efforts focus on DEI projects, access to justice, civics engagement, and scholarship funding.

The 2022 Gala is an evening filled with elegant dining, engaging conversation, entertainment, music, and dancing, all marked by the generosity of our sponsors. Join in inspiring awe by lending your support as one of the following sponsor levels.


Sponsorship Levels

Diamond Sponsor | $50,000

As the exclusive Diamond Sponsor, your company will be featured as the headlining supporter for the Gala, earning you premium positioning in all pre- event marketing, signage and promotion, as well as signage and graphics during the event. This black-tie affair would not be complete without the sparkle of a diamond—a fitting and clear-cut opportunity for your company that boasts the following features.

EXCLUSIVE DIAMOND SPONSOR FEATURES:

  • Private pre-reception with the speaker and emcee along with CLA/CLF leadership
  • VIP table with preferred seating for ten (10) guests
  • A premium full-page back cover advertisement in the Gala program
  • Recognition as the headlining sponsor in pre-event marketing and signage
  • Recognition as the headlining sponsor in event signage and the Gala program
  • Visual use of company logo woven throughout the event
  • Share the stage with CLF and CJF leadership and receive verbal recognition and introduction as the headlining event sponsor during the Gala
  • Individual promotion item (vendor provided) placed at tables

Gold Sponsor | $25,000

As a Gold Sponsor, your company will be featured as a premier level partner for the Gala—an elegant affair that recognizes its supporters and leaves a lasting impression on its acclaimed guests. In addition to being part of that memory, you’ll also receive the following.

EXCLUSIVE GOLD SPONSOR FEATURES:

  • Private pre-reception with the speaker and emcee along with CLA/CLF leadership
  • VIP table for ten (10) guests
  • Recognition as a Gold sponsor in pre-event marketing and signage
  • A premium full-page advertisement in the Gala program
  • Gold sponsor recognition in event signage and the Gala program
  • Verbal recognition during the Gala and acknowledgment of sponsorship level

Silver Sponsor | $10,000

  • Standard table for ten (10) guests
  • Recognition as a Silver sponsor in pre-event marketing and signage
  • One half-page advertisement in the Gala program
  • Silver level sponsor recognition in event signage and the program
  • Verbal recognition during the Gala and acknowledgment of sponsorship level

Bronze Sponsor | $5,000

  • Standard table for ten (10) guests
  • Recognition as a Bronze sponsor in pre-event marketing and signage
  • One quarter-page advertisement in the Gala program
  • Bronze level sponsor recognition in event signage and the program
  • Verbal recognition during the Gala and acknowledgment of sponsorship level

Supporting Sponsor | $2,500

  • Standard table for ten (10) guests
  • Recognition as a Supporting sponsor in pre-event marketing and signage
  • Supporting level sponsor recognition in event signage and the program

CLA & CJA Gala Sponsorship Form


    Diamond - $50,000Gold - $25,000Silver - $10,000Bronze - $5,000Supporting - $2,500

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