Kay Crawford Murray Award

To honor women in the profession who recognize the value of diversity in the legal profession and have dedicated their time to advancing the professional development of women attorneys. Future recipients will possess the following characteristics: a distinguished legal career or a rising star in the profession; an active member of bar associations for the purpose of advancing the professional and personal development of women attorneys; an active mentor to women attorneys.

Contact: Kathleen Baxter

2019 Call for Nomination Form

Deadline: November 12, 2018 by 2:00 p.m.

Date Presented: January 16, 2019, Kay Crawford Murray Award Luncheon, New York State Bar Association Annual Meeting

Award Criteria: A distinguished legal career or a rising star in the profession; an active member of bar associations for the purpose of advancing the professional and personal development of women attorneys;and an active mentor to women attorneys. 

Prize Awarded: Crystal vase with inscription or comparable


Past Recipients:

2018 Hon. Lisa Margaret Smith
2017
Cathrine A. Christian
2016
Dolores Gebhardt
2015 Karen E. Simmons
2014 Connie O. Walker
2013 Hon. Sondra Miller
2012 Pamela Jones Harbour, Esq.
2011 Nancy D. Peck, Esq. 
2010 Hon. Jenny Rivera 
2009 Marissa C. Wesely, Esq. 
2008 Kay Crawford Murray, Esq.