William F. Conlon
Hon. William H. Hooks
Hon. Warren D. Wolfson
Hon. Diane P. Wood
Jeffrey D. Colman
Hon. Joan B. Gottschall
Thomas Z. Hayward, Jr.
Hon. James F. Holderman
Willie J. Miller, Jr.
Ellen E. Douglass
Patrick J. Fitzgerald
David C. Hilliard
Hon. Wayne R. Andersen
Hon. Sophia H. Hall
Hon. Marvin E. Aspen
Lawrence E. Kennon
Terence F. MacCarthy
Howard J. Trienens
Hon. Thomas R. Fitzgerald
John B. Simon
Hon. Ann C. [...]
2013 Leonard Rubinowitz, Northwestern University School of Law
2012 Cynthia A. Wilson, Northwestern University School of Law
2011: Stacey E. Platt, Loyola University Chicago School of Law
2010: Joseph Butler, The John Marshall Law School
2009: Randolph N. Stone, University of Chicago Law School
2008: Marguerite Angelari, Loyola University Chicago School of Law
2007: Ralph Ruebner, The John Marshall Law School
2013: James R. Irving
2012: Elizabeth P. Lewis
2011: Jordan M. Heinz
2010: Todd A. Solomon
2009: Andrew W. Vail
2008: Grace Y. Poe
2007: Justin Lee Heather
2006: Steven V. Hunter
2005: Steven A. Block
2004: Catherine M. Burkhardt
2003: Andrew Worseck
2002: Christine Farrell
2001: Melissa L. Rabel
2000: Jayme Levin-Muriel
1998: Elizabeth E. Lewis
1997: Bob Glaves
1996: Kartik K. Raman
1995: Mark E. Wojcik
1994: Sally J. McDonald
2013 Carol A. Casey, Office of the Cook County Public Guardian
2012 Laurel Spahn, Legal Advocacy Service, Illinois Guardianship & Advocacy Commission
2011: Kendall Hill, Office of the Cook County Public Defender
2010: Daniel A. Kirk, Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office
2009: Julie G. Sollinger, Office of the Cook County Public Guardian
2008: Sergio E. Acosta, U.S. Attorney’s Office
2007: James [...]
2013 Thomas Yates, Health & Disability Advocates
2012 Marta C. Bukata, Chicago Legal Clinic
2011 Richard T. Cozzola, Legal Assistance Foundation of Metropolitan Chicago
2010 Benjamin S. Wolf, Roger Baldwin Foundation of the ACLU, Inc.
2009 Margaret Stapleton, Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law
2008 Alan A. Alop, Legal Assistance Foundation of Metropolitan Chicago
2007 Ann Hilton Fisher, AIDS Legal Council of Chicago
2006 Eugene C. Edwards, [...]
Congratulations to Leonard Rubinowitz, recipient of the 2013 Schrager Award.
The Leonard Jay Schrager Award of Excellence was established to recognize exemplary attorneys in academia who have made significant and lasting contributions to improving access to justice for the less fortunate. The recipient must be an attorney employed by a Chicago area law school or law [...]... read more
Congratulations to James R. Irving, recipient of the 2013 Weigle Award.
The Maurice Weigle Exceptional Young Lawyer Award celebrates the initiative and exceptional contributions of young lawyers to the profession, the organized bar and the community. The Award reflects the commitment and beliefs of an extraordinary father and son, Maurice W. Weigle (1877-1967) [...]... read more
Congratulations to Carol A. Casey, recipient of the 2013 Phelan Award.
The Richard J. Phelan Public Service Award honors attorneys who have dedicated a significant portion of their legal career to the public sector, achieved excellence in their work and demonstrated a firm commitment to increasing access to justice for all Chicagoans.
This Award is presented by [...]... read more
Congratulations to Thomas Yates, recipient of the 2013 Morsch Award.
The Thomas H. Morsch Award, which includes a $10,000 cash prize generously provided by the Morsch family, was established to recognize and reward exemplary lawyers who choose public service work as a career. It is named after Thomas H. Morsch, a [...]... read more
Congratulations to Angela B. Frye, recipient of the 2013 Exelon Award.
In 2000, The Chicago Bar Foundation and The Chicago Bar Association jointly commissioned The Outstanding Corporate Counsel Award. The award was created to specifically recognize the generally unsung pro bono contributions of outstanding attorneys in the corporate sector, and to encourage other corporate attorneys to [...]... read more