Professionalism Award Nomination Procedures

How to submit a nomination

Nominations may be made by letter. Nominations should be accompanied by the nominee's C.V., resume, or appropriate supporting documents. Letters may be addressed to Hon. Deanell Reece Tacha, chair of the American Inns of Court Awards Committee.

Where to submit a nomination and materials

E-mail: Cindy Dennis

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

2018 Nomination Deadlines

January 16, 2018

  • Federal Circuit

March 6, 2018

  • Fourth Circuit   
  • Fifth Circuit
  • Sixth Circuit
  • Seventh Circuit
  • Eleventh Circuit

April 18, 2018

  • Second Circuit (Limited to a senior attorney)
  • Eighth Circuit
  • Ninth Circuit
  • Tenth Circuit


Contact Cindy Dennis, Awards & Scholarships Coordinator, at (571) 319-4703 or by e-mail.