Bernel Goldberg

Adjunct Professor


Seattle University School of Law
901 12th Avenue, Sullivan Hall
P.O. Box 222000
Seattle, WA 98122-1090


JD + Master of Science in Foreign Service, Georgetown University Law Center, 1987
PSc/International Affairs, with distinction, Phi Beta Kappa, University of Colorado, Boulder, 1983


Business and Nonprofit Law


Bernel Goldberg serves as General Counsel to the magnificent Seattle Symphony Orchestra and its affiliates, and has served as General Counsel to Seattle Art Museum and Northwest Center. A graduate of Georgetown Law, Bernel worked in private practice in Washington D.C., Jerusalem, Tel Aviv and Seattle, then transitioned to in-house service in the nonprofit world. Bernel is Chair of the Nonprofit Committee of WSBA's Corporate Counsel Section, and founder of the Nonprofit Law Institute.