NMDLA ATTORNEY OF THE YEAR AWARDS

The New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association is pleased to sponsor the 2020 Awards for Outstanding Civil Defense Lawyer and Young Lawyer of the Year. Please read the descriptions of the awards below and let us know whom you would like to see recognized for their contributions and accomplishments.  Nominations may be made using our online nomination formThe awards deadline for submissions is Friday, August 21, 2020.  

 

OUTSTANDING CIVIL DEFENSE LAWYER OF THE YEAR AWARD

Outstanding Lawyer of the Year is awarded to attorneys who have, by their ethical, personal, and professional conduct exemplified for their fellow attorneys the epitome of professionalism and ability.

YOUNG LAWYER OF THE YEAR AWARD

Young Lawyer of the Year is awarded to attorneys who have not practiced more than five years or are under the age of 36 and have, by their ethical, personal, and professional conduct, shown exemplary achievement in the legal profession and/or who have contributed time and expertise to the NMDLA. 

To read about our 2019 award winners click here.   To view a complete list of past award recipients click here.