The National Law Journal business arm recognizes professionals who have moved the needle in the legal industry – professionals who are truly Trailblazers. Since 2013, we have published pieces on Trailblazers in a number of different sectors, from Governance, Risk and Compliance to Intellectual Property. Please see below for upcoming nominations for the Trailblazers series. To view past Trailblazer issues, click here.
NEW FOR 2021: In-House Counsel Trailblazers
Published digitally through Corporate Counsel
Nominations Open: June 1, 2021
Nominations Close: June 25, 2021
Online Publish Date: October 4
Nomination form: https://forms.gle/YuqzEQcNUZbbvBK47
November/December Trailblazers: Litigation and Sports/Entertainment
Published through The National Law Journal
Nominations Open: June 7, 2021
Nominations Close: July 2, 2021
Nomination form: https://forms.gle/jBDtb6VEdBSpdY9Q9
Closed Trailblazer Nominations for 2021:
Legal Technology Trailblazers
March Trailblazers: Healthcare/Life Sciences and Insurance
May Trailblazers: Plaintiffs’ Lawyers
July/August Trailblazers: Employment Law and Energy/Environmental Law
September Trailblazers: Real Estate/Construction Law and Crisis Leadership
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Midwest: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.
Northeast: Maine, New York, New Jersey, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and Pennsylvania.
West: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming.
South: Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia.
** Please note all dates are subject to change.