July 12, 2012

BLAC-CBA Round Table Forward Together Award Nominations Being Accepted

Do you know of an individual, law firm corporation, educator, or public institution that is making strides to foster: diversity, inclusion, opportunity and leadership for minorities within the legal community? If so, consider nominating that person or organization for a 2012 BLAC-CBA Round Table Forward Together Award.

The Round Table encourages and supports the creation of opportunities for minority attorneys in the Greater Cincinnati area. The Forward Together Award is designed to encourage, reward and publicly acknowledge outstanding contributions to the cause of diversity within the Greater Cincinnati legal community.

Nomination and Selection Procedures

An awards committee of the BLAC-CBA Round Table will review nominations and select recipients. Solicitation of nominations shall be fully publicized. A nomination form with criteria for evaluating nominees will be distributed to all who requests a copy. Individuals, law firms, corporations, educators and public institutions are eligible for the nomination.

Notifying Recipients

Recipients of the Forward Together Awards shall be notified immediately after the awards committee has made the final decision. The awards will be presented to recipients or to a representative of each recipient at the BLAC-CBA Round Table Forward Together Celebration & Awards Dinner on Saturday at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center this fall. 

Deadline for nominations:     Wednesday, August 8, 2012

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