Nominations Open for 2012 UBC Law Alumni Awards

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2012 UBC Law Alumni Achievement Awards, which recognize the accomplishments of outstanding UBC Law Alumni.

Alumni are awarded in four categories: the Lifetime Achievement Award; the Alumni Award of Distinction; the Alumni Award for Research; and the Outstanding Young Alumna/Alumnus Award.

Previous recipients include John-Paul Boyd, author of the BC Family Law Resource Blog (Outstanding Young Alumnus – 2008); the Honourable Frank Iacobucci, former SCC judge (Lifetime Achievement Award – 2005); Dr. Janis Sarra, author of many respected texts on Canadian corporate law (Alumni Award for Research – 2007); and Leonard T. Doust, Commissioner of the Public Commission on Legal Aid (Alumni Award of Distinction – 2008).

For information on the nomination process, visit the Awards homepage. The deadline for nominations is January 20, 2012.