2013 - 2014 OAJ Award Nominations

 

Garretson Resolution Group Courage Award - To be presented to that lawyer or lawyers who demonstrate(s) courage in taking on exceptionally tough causes, often affecting profound change but not necessarily achieving the monetary awards which trial lawyers are accustomed. Click here to see a list of past years recipients.

 

R.C. Norris Advocate Award - to be presented to the lawyer or lawyers whose commitment to others in spite of your own suffering is an inspiration to all. Click here to see a list of past years recipients.

 

Craig Spangenberg Distinguished Advocate Award - To be presented to that lawyer whose life’s work, both professional and personal, best exemplifies the objectives and ideals outlined in the OAJ's Mission Statement. Click here to see a list of past years recipients.

 

Esther S. Weissman Optimist Award - to be presented to a lawyer for his/her willingness to provide positive, professional support to OAJ and its leadership. Click here to see a list of past years recipients.

 

Lifetime Achievement Award - For a lifetime of service; to be presented to the person whose life work has shown dedication to helping clients, a commitment to fighting for justice, and has set a precedent for others to follow. His/her achievements are well respected by the legal community and have greatly impacted those around him/her. Click here to see a list of past years recipients.

 

Amicus Curiae Award - to be presented to a lawyer for his/her willingness to challenge our court system for the betterment of Ohio's citizens through the submission of amicus curiae. Click here to see a list of past years recipients.

 

Outstanding Legislator Award - to be presented to members of the General Assembly who demonstrate a commitment to protecting the individual rights of Ohio consumers and who serve as leaders among fellow legislators and constituents. Click here to see a list of past years recipients.

 

Outstanding Journalist Award - to be presented to a journalist(s) for their groundbreaking reporting that will help protect the innocent and be a catalyst in reforming Ohio’s criminal justice system. Click here to see a list of past years recipients.

 

Outstanding Jurist Award – to be presented to a member of the judiciary that exemplifies the ideals set forth in the canons of judicial conduct and the rights of Ohio citizens to seek redress through the right to trial by jury. Click here to see a list of past years recipients.

 

 

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