HNBA 2014 Top Lawyers Under 40 Awards

Nominate an HNBA member for our 2013 HNBA “Top Lawyers Under 40″ Award!

The HNBA’s “Top Lawyers Under 40” Award celebrates and highlights the accomplishments and contributions of HNBA members who have distinguished themselves in the legal profession. The Award honors lawyers who have demonstrated professional excellence, integrity, leadership, commitment to the Hispanic community, and dedication to improving the legal profession. HNBA Members from all segments of the profession (including private practice, government, public interest, academia, and corporate legal departments) are eligible for the Award.

Awards will be presented at the HNBA Corporate Counsel Conference in Orlando, FL during the Gala Dinner on Friday, March 21, 2014. Award recipients will be profiled on the HNBA website and in one or more HNBA publications.

To nominate your favorite rising stars, please complete the nomination form for each person you want to nominate and e-mail it, along with the candidate’s resume or biography, to by 11:59 p.m. EST on Friday, November 29, 2013. You may also include up to two recommendation letters (limited to 350 words or fewer), but the letters are optional. To be eligible for the award, nominees must: (a) be an HNBA member in good standing; (b) be a duly licensed attorney in good standing in at least one U.S. jurisdiction; and (c) have no disciplinary action pending or adjudicated against him or her. In addition, the nominee must be under 40 years of age as of December 31, 2013. The nominator must also be an HNBA member in good standing.


Self-nominations will not be considered. Not eligible for the Award: Members of the 2013-14 HNBA Board of Governors (including HNBA Officers, HNBA Regional Presidents, and Deputy Regional Presidents) and members of the HNBA Staff.

Please help us highlight our very best younger lawyers. Submit a nomination today!