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2015 Up and Coming Lawyers


Now seeking nominations for 2015 Up and Coming Lawyers

nominate1The Wisconsin Law Journal is looking for the state’s outstanding young lawyers.

In September, the Wisconsin Law Journal will honor the rising stars of Wisconsin’s legal community. We’re asking you to nominate attorneys who have demonstrated leadership, contributed to their community and successfully achieved legal outcomes early in their career.

A reception honoring the 2015 Up and Coming Lawyers will be held Sept. 23 at the Harley-Davidson Museum. Those chosen for this honor also will be featured in a special Wisconsin Law Journal publication.

Consideration will be based on the following criteria:

  • Attorneys that are on the fast track to making a significant impact on the legal profession.
  • Attorneys that represent determination in legal work, in community betterment and in improving their own law firms.
  • Attorneys that have been practicing law for 8 years or less.

Please note: Honorees will be chosen based on the quality of the nomination.

In your nomination, please detail how the person nominated fulfills all or some of these criteria. The more detailed the nomination, the easier it is for the judges to determine the best candidates.

Nominate a colleague now


The deadline for submitting nominations is Wednesday, July 22, 2015

For more information contact Christy Peterson at (414) 225-1830 or by email.

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