The American College of Trial Lawyers Sandra Day O’Connor Jurist Award was established in 2007.
The Award, which is named for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor (ret.), is to be given from time to time to a judge in the United States or Canada, whether or not a Fellow of the College, who has demonstrated exemplary judicial independence in the performance of his or her duties, sometimes in especially difficult or even dangerous circumstances.
Proposal Form Sandra Day O'Connor Jurist Award
How To Submit a Nomination
A nominator need only submit the proposal form above, and the award committee will complete an investigation before deciding whether to recommend the person to the Board of Regents
. You may send your letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
or directly to the committee chair indicated here
Winners of the Sandra Day O'Connor Jurist Award
Hon. Barbara J. Pariente
Hon. Sam Sparks
Hon. George W. Greer