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MAR 2009

Awards & Nominations

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Call for Diversity Fellowship Applications »

The American Bar Association General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Division is pleased to announce the sponsorship of four Diversity Fellowships in the Division during the 2009-2010 bar year.

Applications and nominations must be received by Today, March 31, 2009. Successful applicants will be notified after the Division’s Spring meeting, May 7–9, 2009 in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. For more information about the Diversity Fellowship Program, click here or go to http://www.abanet.org/genpractice/diversity/fellows.html.

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Call for Young Lawyers Fellowship Applications »

The American Bar Association General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Division is pleased to announce the sponsorship of two Young Lawyers fellowships in the Division during the 2009-2010 bar year.

Nominations and applications must be received by Today, March 31, 2009. Successful applicants will be notified after the Division’s Spring meeting, May 7–9, 2009 in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. For more information about the Young Lawyers Fellowhip Program and to submit an application, click here or go to http://www.abanet.org/genpractice/younglawyers/ylfellowship.html.

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above & beyond

Judge Robert P. Goff Pro Bono Award – Travis Cushman, Cushman Law Office PC, Great Falls, Montana »

Travis Cushman recently received the Judge Robert P. Goff Pro Bono Award from the Cascade County Bar Association (Montana) for his outstanding service to individuals who would otherwise have no access to the civil justice system.

One of Minnesota Lawyer’s 2009“ Up and Coming Attorneys” – Artika Tyner, University of St. Thomas Law, Minneapolis, Minnesota »

Artika Tyner was named as one of Minnesota Lawyer’s 2009 “Up and Coming Attorneys.” The staff of Minnesota Lawyer is pleased to announce its ninth annual group of Up and Coming Attorneys — 25 distinguished young lawyers who have done notable work in less than 10 years of bar membership. For more information, please go to http://minnlawyerblog.com/2009/03/11/minnesota-lawyer-announces-its-2009-up-and-coming-attorneys/.