The CBABC is seeking nominations for their Women Lawyers Forum 2013 Awards.
From the calls for nominations:
CBABC Women Lawyers Forum Award of Excellence 2013
The Award celebrates the accomplishments of a woman who has succeeded in breaking new ground for women in the legal profession in BC. The Award recognizes an exceptional woman who has taken risks, fostered change and ultimately opened doors for women lawyers. In this award we are not only celebrating the woman’s distinguished career achievements, but her outstanding contributions to women in the legal profession as a change agent, leader and mentor.
CBABC Women Lawyers Forum Debra Van Ginkel, QC Mentoring Award 2013
This award honours the memory and accomplishments of Debra Van Ginkel, QC, an extraordinary woman and member of the legal profession. Debra sincerely believed that all people, women lawyers especially, need a mentor to support and encourage them in their profession and their lives.
To read more about each award and the nomination process, click on the name of the award above. Nominations must be submitted on or before 4:30 p.m. on Friday, November 30.