The Buncombe County Bar announces a new award: The Distinguished Young Lawyer Award.
Created in 2016 by President Brad Stark, the award recognizes a distinguished young lawyer who is a member of the 28th Judicial District. To qualify, the person must be nominated by a member of the 28th Judicial District; have been a member of the Buncombe County Bar for less than ten years; be under 40 years old; and be someone whose contribution to the legal community and society exemplifies high achievement in the legal field along with a dedication to professionalism, ethics and community service.
Nominations may be submitted to Bar Administrator Lisa-Gaye Hall by email at admin@28thJDB.com. Letters of support are encouraged. The deadline for nominations is April 29, 2016.