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Hall of Fame and Alumni Awards

Nominations for the 2021 Hall of Fame and Alumni Awards are now closed. Please join us as we announce and celebrate our newest inductees at the Kentucky Bar Association’s annual convention scheduled for May 12-14, 2021 in Lexington at the Central Bank Center. More event detail to come.  

Hall of Fame

The College of Law Hall of Fame Award is the highest award presented jointly by the College and the UK Law Alumni Association. This distinction is awarded with great care to either alumni who have distinguished themselves by contributions that they have made in their own particular field of work, or in the betterment of humanity or to former faculty who have taught at the UK College of Law for at least 20 years. 

 

Nomination Instructions

Individuals wishing to nominate an alumnus for induction into the UK College of Law Hall of Fame should submit a nomination form, provided here, or write an individual letter of nomination. Nominations will be accepted until Feb. 21, 2020. Inductees will be announced at the College's annual reception which is held in conjunction with the Kentucky Bar Association's Annual Convention. For more information, call 859-257-1161. Send your nomination to: 

College of Law Hall of Fame Nominations
620 S. Limestone
Lexington, KY 40506-0048

Forms may also be emailed to uklawalumni@uky.edu.

 

Alumni Awards

The College of Law Alumni Board of Directors has established five awards to honor our graduates who have distinguished themselves by their contributions to the practice of law and service to their communities. 

Community Service Award

Distinguished Jurist Award

Legacy Award

Professional Achievement Award

Young Professional Award

 

Nomination Instructions

Individuals wishing to nominate an alumnus for one of the following awards may submit a nomination form, provided here, or write an individual letter of nomination. Nominations are closed for 2021. Please be sure your nomination indicates the award for which you are submitting a nomination, keeping in mind the specific criteria for each award. The award recipients will be announced at the College's annual reception which is held in conjunction with the Kentucky Bar Association's Annual Convention. 

For more information, call 859-257-1161. Send your nomination to: 

College of Law Alumni Awards
620 S. Limestone
Lexington, KY 40506-0048

 

Forms may also be emailed to uklawalumni@uky.edu.

 

The University of Kentucky College of Law and the Law Alumni Association will honor its 2020 and 2021 Hall of Fame inductees and Alumni Award recipients at a reception in conjunction with the Kentucky Bar Association Convention in May 2021.