December 18, 2020 CWP News

Nominations Now Open: Margaret Brent Women Lawyers of Achievement Awards

The Margaret Brent Women Lawyers of Achievement Award, established in 1991, recognizes and celebrates the accomplishments of women lawyers. Each year, the Commission honors up to five outstanding women lawyers who have achieved professional excellence within their area of specialty and have actively paved the way to success for other women lawyers.

The nominations portal, in addition to the criteria and requirements, can be found at The deadline for acceptance of nominations is January 29, 2021, at 5 p.m. CST.

If you have any questions about the nomination process, please contact Program Associate Laura Tannous at To learn more about the award, visit