For the fifth year, Advocate Capital, Inc. is sponsoring the AAJ Paralegal of the Year Award. We hope that this award continues to bring well deserved attention to the crucial role that paralegals play in our civil justice system.
The AAJ Paralegal of the Year Award sponsored by Advocate Capital, Inc. is presented to a paralegal that has consistently demonstrated knowledge of the law, perseverance in their cases and to their attorneys’ clients, superior paralegal skills and whose commitment and overall attitude is an inspiration to other paralegals. Judging criteria is based on a candidate’s commitment to the paralegal community, continuing legal education and their community through volunteering. Any Paralegal Affiliate of AAJ who has been a member for at least one year is eligible for nomination. A candidate must be nominated by an AAJ Attorney Member in good standing or by another AAJ Paralegal Affiliate. The deadline for nominations is Friday, May 27.
The 2016 Paralegal of the Year Award recipient receives free airfare, hotel and registration to AAJ’s 2016 Annual Convention in Los Angeles, Calif., on July 22-25.
If you know someone who fulfills these criteria, please submit your nomination via email to Mary Skinner, co-chair of the Paralegal Affiliates, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Advocate Capital, Inc. is the premier provider of strategic financial products and accounting services for successful trial law firms nationwide. They serve the plaintiff bar from their headquarters in Nashville, Tenn., and now enjoy a client base that extends nationwide. For more information, visit www.AdvocateCapital.com.