Awards & Recognition

AWARDING THE VERY BEST

Throughout the year, CBABC proudly honours excellence in BC’s legal profession.

Annual awards are presented to celebrate individual and industry excellence, outstanding achievements and superior contributions to the association and the legal profession in British Columbia.

If you know someone who deserves to be recognized, your nomination is welcome.

Call for Nominees

Nominations are now open for the 2017 Georges A. Goyer, QC Memorial Award for Distinguished Service. 

The award criteria and nomination form are here.

Nomination deadline is Friday, September 29, 2017. 

Equality and Diversity Award

Celebrates the accomplishments of a CBABC member who has succeeded in advancing equality in the legal profession or generally in British Columbia.

Innovative Workplace Award

Recognizes lawyers, law firms or organizations who demonstrate leadership in promoting workplace innovation within the practice of law.

Law Student Awards

In recognition of the law students who best exemplify CBABC ideals at the University of British Columbia, the University of Victoria and Thompson Rivers University.

President's Medal

Awarded by the CBABC president, this medal recognizes a significant contribution to the profession during the President's term.