Make Your Nomination Now! 2023 Distinguished Honorees & Calogero Justice Award

We are accepting nominations now through Friday, September 29, for the 2023 Distinguished Honorees and Calogero Justice Award. Nominations must be submitted electronically and must include a brief statement on each nominee. See the links below to make your nomination.

2023 Distinguished Honorees-Each year at the Gala, the LBF honors a Louisiana distinguished jurist, attorney, and professor who, by reason of his or her professional activities have distinguished themselves in their chosen career and have brought credit and honor to the legal profession.

2023 Calogero Justice Award-The Calogero Justice Award is named in honor of Chief Justice Pascal F. Calogero, Jr. who was elected to the Louisiana Supreme Court in 1972. Calogero was sworn in as Chief Justice in 1990 and served on the court for 36 years. The Calogero Justice Award is the highest honor given by the Louisiana Bar Foundation. It recognizes an individual or organization for a significant contribution to the Louisiana justice system.

Distinguished Honorees Nomination Form

Calogero Justice Award Nomination form