The Warren E. Burger Prize
The Warren E. Burger Prize is a writing competition designed to
encourage outstanding scholarship that "promotes the ideals of
excellence, civility, ethics and professionalism within the legal
profession," the core mission of the American Inns of Court.
The American Inns of Court invites judges, lawyers, professors,
students, scholars, and other authors to participate in the
competition. Please submit an original, unpublished essay of 10,000
to 20,000 words on a topic of your choice addressing issues of
legal excellence, civility, ethics and professionalism.
The winning essay will be announced on or before August 31.