California Lawyers Association

The Loren Miller Legal Services Award Application

The Loren Miller Legal Services Award, named after the late Loren Miller, an African American lawyer and judge who was a leader in the civil rights movement, was established in 1977 to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the State Bar of California. It is considered a lifetime achievement award and is given annually to a lawyer admitted to practice in California who has demonstrated long-term commitment to legal services and who has personally done significant work in extending legal services to the poor. Previous award recipients include the staff of legal services organizations such as directors of litigation, executive directors and private bar attorneys.

We encourage you to concisely share relevant details about your nominee. Based on the criteria below, please tell us why you feel they are special and would be an outstanding recipient of the Loren Miller Legal Services Award. While you are invited to attach relevant documents, the awards committee will base its decision primarily on the information provided on this nomination form.

This award is co-presented with the California Commission on Access to Justice and the Legal Aid Association of California.

Nominator Information

Nominator Name (First, Last)

Job Title

Employer

Email

Phone

Address (Street, City, State, Zip Code)

Nominee Information

Name of Nominee (First, Last)

Job Title

Employer

Email

Phone

Address (Street, City, State, Zip Code)

Why do you believe this person should be considered for this Award and what makes them special? (response in 500 words or less).

The California Lawyers Association is committed to reflecting diversity, broadly defined, in all its activities. Please briefly (250 words or less) describe any characteristics, experiences or background, including traditional indicia of diversity, the nominee would represent.

References

Names and contact information of two references who also support the nomination, not including the nominator

Reference One

Nominator Name (First, Last)

Job Title

Employer

Email

Phone

Address (Street, City, State, Zip Code)

Reference Two

Nominator Name (First, Last)

Job Title

Employer

Email

Phone

Address (Street, City, State, Zip Code)

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