LAW bylaws provide that "any person subscribing to the purpose of the Association...is eligible for membership." LAW welcomes male as well as female members, and non-lawyer as well as lawyer members. Legal office staff, paralegals, law advocates, legislators, and administrators in state and local government are also welcomed. LAW invites all persons who share its goals to become members.
LAW is now accepting nominations for the 2014 Marygold Melli Achievement Award. The Award was established in 1994 by the Legal Association for Women, Madison, Wisconsin. Each year it recognizes and celebrates an outstanding individual in Wisconsin who has made substantial contributions to the interests of women in the law, has achieved professional excellence and has contributed significantly to the eradication of gender bias in the legal system. The award honors Marygold Shire Melli, Professor Emerita at the University of Wisconsin Law School, a distinguished teacher, prolific scholar, parent of four children and contributor to her profession and her community.
Please utilize this form to submit nominations for the Award. Nominations will be accepted until April 1, 2014.