Over 30 alumni were nominated by their colleagues for the prestigious awards to be presented on April 28th at the 5th annual Alumni Awards and Reunion Reception. Find out more about the exceptional Attorney of the Year Nominees and Outstanding Young Alumni Nominees at the links above. The winners, chosen by the Alumni Association and the Dean of Whittier Law School, will be announced in the event invitations, which should be arriving in alumni mailboxes soon.
The Attorney of the Year award recognizes dedication and commitment to the practice of law, leadership in the field, and exceptional achievement and success. Past recipients include Adam Kaller, Partner at Hansen Jacobson et al; Christine Jones, Vice President of Go Daddy; Eugene P. Ramirez, Partner at Manning & Kass, Ellrod, Ramirez, Trester; and Gary Findley, President of Gary Steven Findley & Associates.
For the first time, an Outstanding Young Alumni Award will be presented this year to an individual who graduated from Whittier law School less than seven years ago and who shows promise, commitment, passion and leadership in the field.