Awards

About our Awards

Nominations are being accepted for:
  • The Peacemaker Award
  • The Corporate Community Service Award
  • The Carolyn Thurmond Community Service Award
  • The Joe Frazier Brown, Sr. Award of Excellence
All nominations and supporting materials are due Monday, June 4, 2018. Winners will be recognized at the San Antonio Bar Foundation’s Gala Benefit, September 15, 2018.
DOWNLOAD THE NOMINATION FORM, HERE

2017 Winners Press Release, online HERE

San Antonio Bar Association Awards

Joe Frazier Brown, Sr. Award of Excellence – recognizes an attorney who exemplifies all that is good about the legal profession. He or she should demonstrate the highest level of professionalism, exceptional skills as a counselor and advocate and such personal attributes as honor, integrity, service and intelligence. He or she should be a model of the Texas Lawyer’s Creed and an inspiration for others in serving clients and fulfilling their responsibility to the legal system.

This award was created in honor of Joe Frazier Brown, Sr., who had a distinguished career and also mentored and influenced many attorneys. He was the 150th District Court Judge from 1957 until 1963 and 1964-65 President of the San Antonio Bar Association. Judge Brown passed away in 1993.

 

  • Online application, HERE
  • Download an application, HERE
  • List of previous recipients, HERE

San Antonio Bar Foundation Awards

Peacemaker Award – recognizes an individual or entity  who has promoted non-violent resolutions to community conflicts. Established in 1995.

Corporate Community Service Award – recognizes a business entity or member of the business community for fostering and performing community service. Established in 1995.

Carolyn Thurmond Community Service Award – recognizes a lawyer who has demonstrated outstanding service to our community. Established in 1995.

  • Online application, HERE
  • Mailable SABF Award Packet PDF, HERE
  • List of previous recipients, HERE