Our goal at ALM Media is to serve the entire legal community and, as part of that, we’re adding new wrinkles to our annual Professional Excellence Awards to make sure we highlight the great work and achievements across the full breadth of the legal communities that our publications serve.

This year, we have new categories in select regions, as well as honoring Litigation Departments of the Year in those regions for midsize firms. For large firms (200+ attorneys), we have our new regional Litigation Departments of the Year category from The American Lawyer for Pennsylvania, New Jersey, California, Texas, Florida, Georgia, and Connecticut.

We will be soliciting nominations for awards in the following regions in 2018:

 All contests for 2018 have closed. Please check back for 2019 contests in late fall.

Submissions for these contests have closed:
Daily Business Review, Florida Legal Awards
Daily Report, Georgia Legal Awards
Connecticut Law Tribune, Connecticut Legal Awards
New Jersey Law Journal, New Jersey Legal Awards
The Legal Intelligencer, Pennsylvania Legal Awards
Corporate Counsel, Best Legal Department
NLJ, DC Litigation Departments of the Year
New York Law Journal, New York Legal Awards
Texas Lawyer, Texas Legal Awards
National Law Journal, DC Legal and Litigation Departments of the Year
National Law Journal, Elite Trial Lawyers
The American Lawyer Industry Awards
The Recorder, Women Leaders in Tech Law
Corporate Counsel, National Women in Law
Winning Litigators, NLJ
Appellate Hot List, NLJ

We are not holding a contest for The Recorder’s Litigation Departments of the Year, Legal Departments of the Year, and Corporate Departments of the Year in 2018.