All nominations are due no later than January 24, 2020.
Nominations are now being accepted for the 2019 Law Alumni Association Awards. The awards will be presented at the 44th Annual Law Auction and Gala on March 28, 2020 at the Post Oak Hotel at Uptown Park in Houston and will include the following:
Alumnus of the Year
In recognition of exceptional and continued achievement and noteworthy contributions to the legal profession by an alumnus.
Rising Star Award
(2009-2019 graduates eligible) In recognition of outstanding achievement and notable commitment to the UH Law Center by a young alumnus.
Diversity and Inclusion Award
In recognition of significant commitment of an alumnus to diversity and inclusion by fostering a more diverse and inclusive legal community.
Corporate Sector Achievement Award
In recognition of exceptional achievement and legal excellence in the corporate and business communities.
Private Practice Achievement Award
In recognition of exceptional achievement in and legal excellence in private practice.
Public/Non-Profit Sector Achievement Award
In recognition of exceptional achievement and legal excellence in public service.
Honorary Alumnus Award
In recognition of exemplary service and dedication to the Law Center by a lawyer that is not an alumnus.
Faculty Distinction Award
In recognition of a member of the Law Center faculty that has distinguished themselves in their field of expertise.
Law Gala & Auction Award
In recognition of exceptional volunteer service and leadership to the UH Law Gala by an alumnus.
Law Fund Volunteer Award
To a volunteer alumnus that has demonstrated extraordinary commitment to raising funds for the UH Law Center.
Pro Bono/Community Service & Leadership Award
In recognition of an alumnus that has dedicated substantial service to the community as a volunteer and leader.
Additional information to support a nomination may be sent to Hope M. Young.