Award nominees are either individuals, or groups of State Bar of Wisconsin members, who will be considered for this award based upon their significant efforts put towards a recent or ongoing law-related educational or public service-related project.
||Staying true to the Foundation's mission, the Gordon Sinykin Award of Excellence recognizes a lawyer, law firm, or groups of State Bar of Wisconsin members, for their work on a recent or ongoing law-related education or public service project that promotes public understanding of the law, improves the administration of justice, or provides other law-related public service that impacts Wisconsin residents and/or State Bar members.
|Nomination Due Date:
||Nominations must be received annually by January 31st
||The Member Recognition Celebration at the State Bar of Wisconsin’s Annual Meeting & Conference.
||Each nomination should include:
- A letter of nomination, including the reasons you are nominating the person for the award;
- The nominee’s qualifications in resume or similar format.
- One to five (with a maximum of five) letters of recommendation from individuals who are knowledgeable about the nominee’s qualification.
|Submit Nominations To:
||By email: WLF-Fellows@wisbar.org (emailed submissions are encouraged)
Or by mail:
Wisconsin Law Foundation
ATTN: Beth Drake
PO Box 7158
Madison, WI 53707-7158
||Contact us here
|Past Award Recipients:
||Review the Past Sinykin Award Recipients List