We are pleased to announce the 2023-2024 class of the Weil Legal Innovators Program (WLI), our multi-stakeholder philanthropic initiative which is now in its fourth year.
For more information, please visit weil-legal-innovators.com.
Weil’s industry leading social responsibility programs include year-round charitable contributions to nonprofit organizations, public-private partnerships, scholarships for higher education, nonprofit board service, and year-round volunteer opportunities and cause related events on firm time and outside of work hours.
Charitable giving has been a pivotal part of Weil’s social responsibility platform since the Firm’s inception. Today, Weil is proud to support hundreds of U.S.-based nonprofit organizations through the Firm and Weil Foundation, including disaster and medical relief agencies, social and legal service organizations, and many more.
Weil Scholarship Program
As part of Weil’s ongoing commitment to education, the Weil Scholarship Program awards up to $10,000 per student toward higher education expenses for dependent children of Weil U.S.-based administrative staff on an annual basis.
Weil Legal Innovators Program
Weil Legal Innovators is a multi-stakeholder philanthropic initiative which engages rising law school students in addressing some of the most pressing social and legal challenges in our communities today. Innovators work at leading nonprofit organizations for a one-year paid fellowship program prior to beginning their law school careers.
Learn more and apply.
From hosting panel discussions with nonprofit executives that foster dialogue on public service, to organizing mindful leadership workshops for nonprofit grantees, Weil is dedicated to inspiring cross-sector collaboration and contributing to thought leadership in the social impact space.
Social Responsibility in London
Weil has developed an award-winning Corporate Responsibility & Inclusion initiative in the London office, which enables partners and employees to use their time and skills to tackle a range of social issues that impact the economic mobility of its clients, people and communities.
Learn more here.
Volunteerism and Community Engagement
From hands-on and skills-based volunteerism to team-based fundraising opportunities for cause-related events, Weil creates pathways for attorneys and administrative staff to serve the community on Firm time while also fostering a culture of giving back.
Learn how Weil partnered with the philanthropic community in 2022 through our charitable contributions program and public service initiatives.
Social Responsibility by the Numbers
nonprofit organizations supported in 2022
in charitable contributions to date
invested annually for the flagship public service initiative, the Weil Legal Innovators Program
scholarships awarded to dependent children of Weil administrative staff to date
Chief Operating Officer, Litigation & Strategic Initiatives
Sr. Manager, Social Responsibility & Weil Foundation
Manager, Social Responsibility & Weil Foundation
Assistant Manager, Social Responsibility & Strategic Initiatives
Coordinator, Social Responsibility & Strategic Initiatives
Director, Pro Bono & Corporate Responsibility
Apprentice, Pro Bono & Corporate Responsibility
Assistant, Pro Bono & Corporate Responsibility