TBA Annual Public Service Awards

Nomination are closed for 2013 Public Service Awards

The Tennessee Bar Association each year recognizes outstanding service by attorneys who have donated their time to help others. Nominations for the 2013 Public Service Awards are closed. Information about the 2014 awards will be available in late June 2014. 

The Awards will be presented at the Public Service Luncheon, part of the TBA Annual Leadership Conference, to be held Saturday, January 10, 2015 in Nashville. 

Lawyers may be nominated in three categories:

The Ashley T. Wiltshire Public Service Attorney of the Year, which recognizes an attorney for an indigent client in either civil or criminal defense who provided dedicated and outstanding services during the past year.

The Harris Gilbert Pro Bono Volunteer of the Year Award, which recognizes significant pro bono work by a private attorney.

The Law Student Volunteer Award, which recognizes a student who has provided dedicated and outstanding pro bono services to an organization that is primarily engaged in providing legal representation to the indigent.

Award nominations for 2013 were due Friday, September 6.

Award winners will be honored at the Tennessee Bar Association's 2014 Public Service Luncheon January 18 in Nashville.

More information and a list of previous winners is attached. If you have questions or need more information, please conatct Liz Todaro at ltodaro@tnbar.org