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Thomas H. Morsch Public Service Award
lifelong excellence by a public interest attorney

The 2020 Morsch Award nomination process has closed. Please check back next spring for information about the 2021 nominations, which will be due in May 2021.

If you have questions about the Award or the nomination process, please contact Dina Merrell at 312/554-1206 or dmerrell@chicagobar.org.

Edward J. Lewis II Pro Bono Service Award
outstanding pro bono legal service

The 2020 Lewis Award nomination process has closed. Please check back next spring for information about the 2021 awards nomination process, which will be due in May 2021.

If you have questions about the Award or the nomination process, please view the 2020 nomination materials or contact Samira Nazem at snazem@chicagobar.org or (312) 554-8356.

Exelon Outstanding Corporate Counsel Award
outstanding pro bono and community service by a corporate attorney

The 2020 Exelon Award nomination process has closed. Please check back next spring for information about the 2021 awards nomination process, which will be due in May 2021.

If you have questions about the Award or the nomination process, please view the 2020 nomination materials or contact Samira Nazem at snazem@chicagobar.org or (312) 554-8356.

Leonard Jay Schrager Award of Excellence
significant and lasting contributions to improving access to justice by an attorney in academia

The 2020 Schrager Award nomination process has closed. Please check back next spring for information about the 2021 awards nomination process, which will be due in May 2021.

If you have questions about the Award or the nomination process, please view the 2020 nomination materials or contact Samira Nazem at snazem@chicagobar.org or (312) 554-8356.

Richard J. Phelan Public Service Award
excellent work and demonstrated commitment to increasing access to justice by a government attorney

The 2020 Phelan Award nomination process has closed. Please check back next spring for information about the 2021 awards nomination process, which will be due in May 2021.

If you have questions about the Award or the nomination process, please view the 2020 nomination materials or contact Samira Nazem at snazem@chicagobar.org or (312) 554-8356.

Maurice Weigle Exceptional Young Lawyer Award
initiative and exceptional contributions to the profession, the organized bar and the community by a young attorney

The 2020 Weigle Award nomination process has closed. Please check back next spring for information about the 2021 awards nomination process, which will be due in May 2021.

If you have questions about the Award or the nomination process, please view the 2020 nomination materials or contact Samira Nazem at snazem@chicagobar.org or (312) 554-8356.


Justice John Paul Stevens Award
exemplify the Justice’s commitment to integrity and public service in the practice of law

Nominations for the 2020 award are due August 10. Nominations with supporting materials or information should be sent to the Justice John Paul Stevens Award Committee, c/o Terrence M. Murphy, Executive Director, at tmurphy@chicagobar.org.