Howard C. Schwab Memorial Essay Contest

Howard C. Schwab Memorial Essay Contest

Overview & Purpose | Rules & Entry Information | Past Winners

Overview

This annual contest, conducted by the ABA Section of Family Law, was established by the Toledo Bar Association and the Ohio Bar Foundation as a memorial to Howard C. Schwab, a Past President of the Toledo Bar Association and Past Chairman of the Family Law Committee of the Ohio Bar Association. He was Chairman-Elect of the Section of Family Law at the time of his death on February 24, 1969. In 1985, the Section of Family Law assumed full responsibility for sponsoring this contest.

Purpose of the Contest

The purpose of the contest is to create greater interest in the field of family law among all law students, and particularly the Law Student Division of the American Bar Association.

2014 Contest Winners

Congratulations to this year's winners!

2015 winners will be annnounced in July 2015.

 

2016 Contest Information

Postmark deadline for entries: April  29, 2016

Request your entry number by April 15, 2016.

More details about entering the 2016 Schwab Essay Contest

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