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Zane Memeger, U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, accepts his Attorney of the Year Award. (Nanette Kardaszeski)

The Legal Intelligencer recently presented the Attorney of the Year, Lifetime Achievement and Corporate Legal Departments of the Year awards at the annual Professional Excellence Awards Dinner. Below is a collection of videos, slideshows and articles from the event.

Professional Excellence Awards Slideshow

Did you or some of your colleagues attend the event? View the slideshow and feel free to download the photos for your own use. Read More

Video of Zane Memeger Acceptance Speech

Zane Memeger, U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, was named Attorney of the Year. In this video Memeger accepts the award and gives a brief rundown of his philosophy as a lawyer and the goals of his office. View Video

Nomination Video of Bob Heim

Robert C. Heim of Dechert was one of the finalists for the Attorney of the Year Award. This video provides an overview of Heim’s work and includes interviews with his colleagues on his contributions to the profession. View Video

(Video produced and created by The American Law Journal and The Legal Intelligencer.)

Nomination Video of Witold “Vic” Walczak

Witold “Vic” Walczak, legal director for the American Civil Liberties Union of Pennsylvania, was one of the finalists for the Attorney of the Year Award. This video provides an overview of Walczak’s work and includes interviews with his colleagues on his contributions to the practice of law. View Video

(Video produced and created by The American Law Journal and The Legal Intelligencer.)

Nomination Video of Zane Memeger

Zane Memeger, U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, was named Attorney of the Year. This video, filmed before the announcement that he had won the award, includes interviews with his colleagues and an overview of his work and contributions to justice in the Eastern District. View Video

(Video produced and created by The American Law Journal and The Legal Intelligencer.)

Professional Excellence Awards Supplement

The Professional Excellence Awards supplement features articles on the finalists for Lawyer of the Year honors, as well as the corporate Legal Departments of the Year and the winners of the Lifetime Achievement Awards. Read More