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. Carl E. Stewart, 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

2020 Nomination Deadlines

February 21, 2020

  • Federal Circuit
  • Third Circuit
  • Fifth Circuit 
  • Seventh Circuit—cancelled
  • Eleventh Circuit—cancelled 

March 20, 2020

  • Sixth Circuit

April 17, 2020

  • Eighth Circuit 
  • Ninth Circuitcancelled 

May 15, 2020 (Revised deadline)

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


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