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The Women Lawyers’ Committee present this biennial award and invites you to nominate a female lawyer who you believe is deserving of this prestigious award.
The Women Lawyers’ Committee of the International Bar Association (IBA), will hold its 9th World Women Lawyers’ Conference, at which it presents this award.
The Women Lawyers’ Committee offers a forum for women members from across the world to discuss topics of global significance to women practitioners. Apart from fostering women lawyers’ business potentials, the Group also aims to provide informal advice and assistance in areas of interest.
The IBA Women Lawyers’ Committee invite you to nominate a female lawyer who you believe is deserving of this prestigious award. The Women Lawyers’ Committee would like to thank LexisNexis for their generous support of the Award.
The application process for the Award is now CLOSED for 2021.
The IBA Outstanding International Woman Lawyer Award, in recognition of Anne-Marie Hutchinson was presented at the IBA Global Showcase week during the SPPI Awards Ceremony on Thursday 28 October. This prestigious achievement, supported by LexisNexis, is given to those who have demonstrated excellence in their field, influenced other women to pursue legal careers, championed the rights of women in the workplace and advanced opportunities for women in law. Pictured is 2021 winner Beth Michoma , a Kenyan lawyer who has been recognised for her work advocating for the rights of women, girls and people with disabilities, ensuring that government legislation and policy reform promotes gender equality and economic empowerment for minorities.