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|2020 Deb Oberlander New Lawyer Award Nominations|
The Award will be presented at the MDLA Annual Meeting in August via Zoom.
Nominations must be submitted by July 25, 2020.
2019 Winner: Kelly Magnus of Tomsche Sonnesyn & Tomsche
Since being admitted to practice, she has arbitrated over 100 cases, has tried one jury trial, attended dozens of depositions and argued numerous substantive motions. In addition, she is an outstanding legal writer, and has been the lead writer for summary judgment motions in Million dollar plus cases. She has been active in MDLA since she was a law clerk. She has already chaired the New Lawyers Committee. She has attended every Mid-Winter conference and TTS since becoming a lawyer.
Previous Award Winners
2019: Kelly Magnus (Tomsche Sonnesyn & Tomsche)
We invite MDLA members to submit nominations for candidates who meet the below enumerated criteria. We encourage you to attach a letter of recommendation describing the qualification of your candidate plus any other information you believe supports the candidate's selection for the award. The following criteria will be emphasized in selection of this year's recipient: