ISBA Young Lawyer of the Year Award

The ISBA Young Lawyers Division recognizes two outstanding young lawyers – one practicing outside Cook County and one within – at an awards luncheon. Award recipients must be members in good standing of the Illinois State Bar Association and have not yet reached age 36.

Nominations must be submitted by March 5th, 2021.

Nominator Contact Information
Nominee Contact Information (if different)
Additional Nominee Information

Please note:

After submitting this form, please email Melissa Burkholder at the following before the nomination deadline:

Limit of two typed pages or fewer

Nominee's employment history, individual achievements in the practice of law, including outstanding litigation, advocacy, or counseling and advancements to the legal profession, plus contributions to the advancement of the Bar of Illinois, such as public service, bar association activities, and pro bono activities. Copies of published articles may be attached, as well as a resume or curriculum vitae.