|SABA & SABF Award Nominations|
The 2017 Award Nomination period is closed. Winners will be announced at the annual Law Week luncheon in May.
SABA Joe Frazier Brown, Sr. Award of Excellence - recognizes an attorney who exemplifies all that is good about the legal profession. He or she should demonstrate the highest level of professionalism, exceptional skills as a counselor and advocate and such personal attributes as honor, integrity, service and intelligence. He or she should be a model of the Texas Lawyer’s Creed and an inspiration for others in serving clients and fulfilling their responsibility to the legal system.
SABF Peacemaker Award - recognizes an individual or entity who has promoted non-violent resolutions to community conflicts.
SABF Corporate Community Service Award - recognizes a business entity or member of the business community for fostering and performing community service.
SABF Carolyn Thurmond Community Service Award - recognizes a lawyer who has demonstrated outstanding service to our community.
SAYLA Outstanding Young Lawyer of Texas Award - recognizes one young lawyer who has demonstrated professional proficiency, service to the profession, and service to the community.
SAYLA Liberty Bell Award - recognizes one outstanding non-lawyer in Texas who has made the most selfless contribution to his or her community to strengthen the effectiveness of the American system of Justice by instilling better understanding and appreciation of the law.
SAYLA Outstanding Mentor Award - recognizes one attorney who has consistently demonstrated a commitment to mentoring young lawyers in his or her legal community.
THE AWARD NOMINATION PERIOD FOR THE 2017 SEASON IS NOW CLOSED.