Legal Advisor, Cornell Club of Los Angeles

Posted by Cornell Club of Los Angeles on 09/09/2016

General Information

Process for Filling Position: Direct appointment by staff or administration
Number of Seats: 1
Location: Los Angeles, California 90745, United States
Eligible Constituent(s): Alumni

Summary of Position

The Legal Advisor provides legal advice to the Cornell Club of Los Angeles.

Cornell Interests:


Regional Clubs

Talent Expectations: Skills


Write and/or Edit
It is important that the Legal Advisor is able to share a clear message is important in both speaking and communicating via email. Although public speaking is not mandatory, it is helpful to have a comfort level in speaking to their constituents.

Build/Maintain Relationships

Engage Individuals
Represent Cornell
Legal Advisors should actively participate in succession planning and board opportunity discussions within their community. Meeting alumni and speaking with them about opportunities to engage the local Cornell community are vital to the growth of the club.

Industry Experience:

Services: Business

Responsible Contact

Contact Name:
Kate Van Dalsem
Volunteer Position Title:
Director, West Coast Engagement

Time Commitment

Average Time Commitment: 3-5 hrs/month
Duration: Not Applicable
Term of Office: 1 year
Number of terms in Office: Not Applicable


Hiatus Required? No hiatus required
Dues Required? Yes


Meeting Attendance Required? Yes

Meeting Location(s):
On Campus: No
Off Campus: Yes
Off Campus Location: Los Angeles area
Conference Call: No
Meetings per year: Monthly

Other Meeting Details: CCLA typically meets every other month, but may call special meetings as needed.

Yearly Philanthropic Expectation:

Make a gift to Cornell at a level of individual comfort

Alumni Trustee Election

Vote in the annual trustee election