Illuminating Unconventional Paths

This ever-changing world demands intellectually curious and empathetic leaders who are equipped to serve society’s evolving needs. The dynamic Yale Law School alumni community serves as an incredible example of the many dimensions of leadership. Our graduates illuminate the many pathways open to students, inspiring them to leave their own mark and build their own legacy. Read more about the unique paths and experiences of Yale Law School alumni.

Paul Breloff ’06

A Lifelong Learner

Jacquelyn Rebekka Bonner

Jacquelyn Rebekka Bonner '03

Leading for Its Own Sake

Basha Rubin headshot

Basha Rubin ’10

On the Job Training

Reginald Dwayne Betts headshot

Reginald Dwayne Betts ’16

Succeeding Against All Odds

John Koskinen headshot

John Koskinen ’64

Leading in a Crisis

Sushma Soni headshot

Sushma Soni ’90

The Importance of Mentorship

Gary Stewart headshot

Gary Stewart ’99

Doing What You’re Born to Do

Ahilan T. Arulanantham ’99

A Fighter for Justice

Allegra Lawrence-Hardy

Allegra Lawrence-Hardy ’96

Aligning Your Authentic Self


Joe Tsai

Joseph C. Tsai ’90

The Evolution of a Leader

Krishna Rao

Krishna Rao ’11

When Finance and Technology Meet

Amy Schulman

Amy Schulman ’89

Seeing Others Succeed Is a Win-Win

Laura Arnold

Laura Arnold ’00

Diving Deep for Data-Driven Change

Richard Buery

Richard Buery Jr. ’97

A Child Will Lead Them

Frank Jimenez

Frank R. Jimenez ’91

Building Others up to Succeed

Lynn Neuner

Lynn Neuner ’92

Loving What You Do Has Its Rewards

Ian Solomon

Ian Solomon ’02

A Student and Teacher of Leadership

William Kennard

William Kennard ’81

Leadership Is a Team Sport

Reshma Saujani

Reshma Saujani ’02

Choosing Bravery Over Perfection

Gene Ludwig

Gene Ludwig ’73

Creating a More Equitable World

Rhonda Joy McLean

Rhonda McLean ’83

Journey Fueled by Legacy

Michael S. Chae

Michael S. Chae ’97

Seeking Truth and Finding Leadership

Arthur Ochoa

Arthur J. Ochoa ’95

Leadership Journey Paved by Community Programs

Yasmin Cader

Yasmin Cader ’92

Following Her Heart to Fight for Justice

Marc Allen

B. Marc Allen ’02

When Personal and Professional Interest Collide

Conchita Cruz

Conchita Cruz ’16

A Purpose-filled Journey

Greg Fleming

Gregory Fleming ’88

Leadership Starts with People

Kimberley Harris

Kimberley Harris ’96

Leadership Is More Than Being in Charge

Bryan Leach

Bryan Leach ’05

From the Courtroom to the Boardroom

Siri Marshall

Siri Marshall ’74

Realizing the Power of Leadership

Nick Turner

Nicholas Turner ’96

The Right Road Is Usually the Hardest

Carla Hills

Carla Anderson Hills ’58

A Wide-ranging Career in Government

Tom Glocer

Thomas H. Glocer ’84

A Career Guided by Curiosity and Innovation

Lily Fan

Lily Fan ’04

From Law School to Documentary Film Producer