2017 Law Student Awards

As one of its initiatives in the legal community, the AWA has committed to award $500 annually to an outstanding law clinic student from each of the two local law schools, whose work has focused on issues important to the AWA. At Tulane, the $500 award is given...

May Luncheon

Map and Directions | Register Description: The AWA May luncheon will be held on May 18, 2017, noon, at Calcasieu (930 Tchoupitoulas). Speakers: Michelle Erenberg and Ellie Schilling, co-founders of Lift-Louisiana. The theme for the luncheon is “Women’s Rights are...

2016 Fall Outreach Project

As our 2016 Fall Community Outreach Project, the AWA has chosen to support the New Orleans Family Justice Center. The New Orleans Family Justice Center is a partnership of agencies dedicated to ending family violence, child abuse, sexual assault, and stalking through...

Wynne Professionalism Award Nominations due 11/23

Every year the AWA presents the Michaelle Pitard Wynne Professionalism Award to a member of the greater New Orleans legal community who exemplifies the ideals and professionalism that Magistrate Judge Wynne so capably displayed in her too short career. Written...

AWA Annual Ethics & Professionalism CLE

Tuesday October 3, 2017 – Tuesday October 3, 2017 201 St. Charles Avenue Map and Directions | Register Description:Join the AWA for our annual Ethics & Professionalism CLE Program. You pick: One hour or both – lunch or not! October 3, 2017 11:00 a.m....