The Crowning Achievement in Law

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A Non-Profit, Non-Commercial program, formed in 2000, held in Association with the Library of Congress, with Lead Sponsor Law360 and Co-Sponsored by the American Bar Association. The Legends in Law Program is Sponsored by the U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform.

News & Events

Burton Awards Postpones October 2021 EventSeptember 15th, 2021

New York, New York: The Burton Awards announced that due to the ongoing Coronavirus crisis it has postponed its October 18, 2021 date to June 13, 2022. The non-profit awards program features awards to general counsel, lawyers in the military, counsel serving in government, managing partners, authors and other major accomplishments in law. The program […]

Finest General Counsel Selected By The Burton Awards ProgramJuly 7th, 2021

New York, New York: The Burton Awards, a national 501(c)(3) non-profit program, which is run in association with the Library of Congress, presented by lead sponsor Law360, and co-sponsored by the American Bar Association, released its list of general counsel who will be named as 2021 Legends in Law. This year the Program will be […]

Burton Awards Program PostponedApril 6th, 2021

New York, New York: The Burton Awards has announced that the 22nd program will be held on October 18, 2021. We have now been informed that the Library of Congress will be closed until the fall due to the COVID-19 crisis. The non-profit awards program features awards to lawyers in the military, counsel serving in […]

Guest Speakers

Legends In Law Luncheon Keynote Speaker Attorney General George Jepsen – 2017

Attorney General of Connecticut, George Jepsen joined the General Counsel winners at the Legends in Law Luncheon on Monday, May 22, 2017. He was introduced by Member and Co-Chair of State Attorneys General Practice, Bernard Nash.

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