2014 Nomination Forms

The quality and number of submissions by law firms and law schools is extremely competitive. Award recipients are selected from nominations by deans of all of the law schools in America, as well as from nominations by managing partners of the 1,000 largest U. S. law firms.

Applications and attachments may be submitted by mail or online, solely by managing partners in the nation's 1,000 largest law firms, as well as by law school deans. The submission process takes only a few moments, and there is no fee involved.

Nominations are now open for the following categories:

Legends in the Law - Nomination Form

Due by February 21, 2014

Morrison & Foerster Regulatory Innovation Award - Nomination Form

Distinguished Legal Writing Awards - Nomination Forms

Due February 7, 2014

Applications and attachments may be submitted online by the Managing Partners of the nation's 1,000 largest law firms or their designees, the Directors of Marketing, and student nominations by Law School Deans, or their designees, the Deans of Students.

If there are extenuating circumstances which prevented a firm from meeting the deadline, please call the organization to ask whether a late submission can still be accepted by the program.

ALA Awards Nomination Forms - Nomination Forms

All due March 18, 2014

The ALA is once again proud to remind you of its continued association with The Burton Awards in Legal Achievement. Please download an application below.

(only for ALA members)


Public Service Awards

Public Interest Awards