A. Sherman Christensen Award Nomination Procedures

How to submit a nomination:

Nominations may be made by letter, accompanied by the nominee's C.V. or resume, and any appropriate supporting documents. Additional letters of recommendation are encouraged to allow the committee to make a reasoned judgment.

Letters should be addressed to Hon. Deanell Reece Tacha, chair of the American Inns of Court Awards Committee.

Please note: The Nominee must be alive at the time of nomination.

Where to submit a nomination and materials:

Email: Cindy Dennis

American Inns of Court
Attn: Cindy Dennis
225 Reinekers Lane, Suite 770
Alexandria, VA 22314

Deadline for nominations:

  • Postmarked by June 1

How recipients are selected:

  • A national committee of the American Inns of Court selects the honoree.

When and where the award is presented:

  • The award is presented annually each fall at the American Inns of Court Celebration of Excellence at the Supreme Court of the United States.

Questions?