Applications Invited for 2018 Gumpert Award

Applications are now being accepted for the 2018 Emil Gumpert Award. The deadline is October 2, 2017.

The award was established in honor of the late Honorable Emil Gumpert, chancellor-founder of the American College of Trial Lawyers. Judge Gumpert, throughout his more than half-century  career as an eminent trial lawyer, state bar president, and trial judge, substantially and effectively devoted himself to the administration of justice and to the improvement of trial practice.

A single grant of up to $100,000 will be awarded to a program, public or private, whose principal purpose is to maintain and improve the administration of justice. The program may be associated with a court, law school, bar association, or any other organization that typically provides such a program.

Refer to the ACTL website for complete program guidelines. Download the instructions and applications here.