The Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) is the world's largest organization serving the professional and business interests of attorneys who practice in the legal departments of corporations, associations, nonprofits and other private-sector organizations around the globe.
The Texas Lawbook and the Houston Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel are pleased to announce the 2020 Houston Corporate Counsel Awards will be on Thursday, April 30 at the Four Seasons Hotel.
The request for nominations will be sent in January. Please contact Brooks Igo for information on sponsoring the awards program.
Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes a current or recently retired General Counsel or AGC for their decades-long commitment to the legal profession and the corporate in-house counsel community.
Transaction of the Year honors a corporate legal department and its outside counsel for successfully guiding a company through a complex merger, acquisition, project or joint venture.
Senior In-House Counsel of the Year Award (Large, Medium & Small/Solo Departments) recognizes individual in-house senior counsel (not GCs or CLOs) for successes they achieved through their individual efforts and engagements.
Rookie of the Year Award celebrates a young lawyer (35 years or younger) who has been in-house for five years or less and has already achieved extraordinary successes.
Legal Innovation Award honors an individual corporate counsel and their legal department for game-changing, creative approaches to legal services.
Community & Public Service Award celebrates an individual corporate in-house counsel for her or his commitment and service to the community, pro bono and public service.
Business Litigation of the Year Award honors a corporate legal department and its outside counsel for extraordinary success in a complex and high stakes litigation or trial.
Diversity Award recognizes an individual corporate in-house counsel for her or his commitment and service to diversity initiatives.
General Counsel of the Year (Large, Medium & Small/Solo Departments) honors individual General Counsel and Chief Legal Officers in their respective categories for successes they achieved through their individual efforts.
Creative Partnership Award praises corporate legal departments and one of their outside law firms for original and unique ways they work together in the delivery of complex and strategic legal services.
CLICK HERE to view full article from the 2019 Awards Program