THE RAYMOND L. OCAMPO JR. FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP
In 2020, the NFALA Foundation established the Raymond L. Ocampo Jr. Family Scholarship. A grant in the amount of $5,000 was awarded to a law student who demonstrated exceptional aptitude for the study of law and a strong commitment to serve or contribute to the Filipino American community as a future leader in the legal profession.
About Raymond L. Ocampo Jr.
Ray Ocampo Jr. is the principal founder of the Filipino Bar Association of Northern California (FBANC), one of the largest NFALA regional affiliates. He is President and CEO of Samurai Surfer LLC, a private investment company. He retired in 1996 as Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary of Oracle Corporation, where he served as its chief counsel for more than a decade after the company’s initial public offering. In 1997, he co-founded and served for two years as Executive Director of the Berkeley Center for Law & Technology, which led to the school’s ranking by U.S. News & World Report as the country’s top intellectual property law program for 20 of the past 22 years. Ocampo received his undergraduate degree from UCLA in 1973 and his law degree from Boalt Hall School of Law at UC Berkeley in 1976. Continuing his longtime support of the Filipino American and Asian American legal communities, Ocampo has generously donated $5,000 to fund the NFALA Foundation’s distinguished scholarship.