Deadline: Monday, May 15, 2017, 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time
The California Young Lawyers Association (“CYLA”), a Committee of the State Bar of California, annually confers the Jack Berman Award of Achievement. This award recognizes a new or young lawyer for distinguished service to the public, the judiciary, or the legal profession.
The State Bar of California established this prestigious award in 1992 in memory of Jack Berman. Mr. Berman was a young attorney who performed outstanding service to both the public and profession before he tragically died in a shooting in San Francisco. The Award honors his dedicated service to issues of concern to the profession, especially to its young lawyers.
For more information, please review the Award Guidelines and Nomination Form.
See the pages below for information about past recipients.
Recipients before 2010 include: