Richard P. (“Rick ”) Schifter has made a gift to the Law
School’s General Endowment and to Annual Giving. Schifter is
a partner at Texas Pacific Group, a private equity firm. He was
partner at the law firm of Arnold & Porter in Washington, D.C.,
where he specialized in bankruptcy law and corporate restructuring.
Schifter currently serves on the Board of Directors of US
Airways, Inc.; Bristol Group; Gate Gourmet; Ariel Reinsurance
and LPL Holdings, Inc. He is also a member of the Board of
Directors of the Washington Chapter of the American Jewish
Committee, YouthINC. and the Ecoenterprise Fund of the Nature
Conservancy. He is a member of the Board of Overseers at
Penn Law School.