2015 Awards

Nominations for the Outstanding Young Lawyer Award and
Robert W. Patton Outstanding Jurist Award are due by November 14 by 5pm.

Outstanding Young Lawyer Award

The Hillsborough County Bar Association Outstanding Young Lawyer Award
recognizes an attorney who:

• has been in practice for five years or less or is younger than 36
• is recognized as exemplary in the area of professionalism and in the practice of law in his or her field
• has performed service to the community on a personal level
• has been actively involved in the HCBA Young Lawyers Division

This award is intended to recognize an attorney who makes a difference in the practice of law and the community because of his or her ethics and conduct.

Click here for the nomination form.

The Robert W. Patton Award recognizes an outstanding jurist who:

• has an excellent reputation for sound judicial decisions
• has an unblemished record for integrity as a lawyer and judge
• is generally recognized by Bar members as highly qualified
• is active in Bar-related activities open to the judiciary
• demonstrates concern or willingness to assist young lawyers and
demonstrates respect for their abilities

Click here for the nomination form.