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AWARDS

Leadership & Scholarship Awards

The Roger Howell Achievement Award, established by the day division Class of 1961, is presented annually to an outstanding member of the graduating class who has contributed significantly to the student activities program and whose leadership, scholarship, and moral character are representative of the high ideals of the legal profession.

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The Sam Allen Memorial Prize, established by the day division Class of 1950 in memory of classmate Harry Samuel Allen, is awarded annually to a member of the graduating class deemed to have demonstrated outstanding qualities of both leadership and scholarship.

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The Law School Alumni Association Award has been awarded by the Alumni Association since 1971. The prize is awarded to the graduating student deemed by the faculty to have contributed most largely to the School through his or her qualities of character and leadership.

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The Larry B. Shoda Award
is given annually to a member of the graduating class who has achieved scholastic excellence and demonstrated the special commitment required of evening students.

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Elizabeth Maxwell Carroll Chesnut Prize is given to a member of the graduating class for good scholarship in a broad sense, as determined by the Dean of the School of Law based on recommendations from members of the faculty.

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The Honorable Paul A. Dorf Dispute Resolution Award was first awarded in 2019. The award was established to honor the legacy of Judge Paul A. Dorf, who was at the forefront of the alternative dispute resolution movement in Maryland. The annual award recognizes a deserving graduating student who has made outstanding contributions to the study and practice of dispute resolution while at Maryland Carey Law.

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The William Strobel Thomas Prize, established in 1962 under the will of Zaidee T. Thomas, is awarded to the graduate recognized by the faculty as having achieved the highest academic success. Only students completing at least seventy-five percent of their legal education at the School of Law are eligible for the award.

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The John L. Thomas Prize
, established in 1962 under the will of Zaidee T. Thomas, is awarded to the graduate with the second highest average for scholarship. Only students completing at least seventy-five percent of their legal education at the School of Law are eligible for the award.

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The Cordish Awards were established by David Cordish, class of 1963, in honor of his father, Paul L. Cordish, founder of The Cordish Company, and by the National Association of Public Insurance Adjusters (NAPIA), of which Paul Cordish was also a founder and, for many years, the general counsel. Cash prizes are given annually to the students who write the best paper on a topic related to public insurance adjusting.

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Dean’s Awards

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Advocacy and Clinic Awards

The Morris Brown Myerowitz Moot Court Awards were established in 1971 by the Morris Brown Myerowitz Memorial Foundation in memory of Morris Brown Myerowitz, a 1968 graduate of the law school. Plaques are awarded to the winners of Best Oral Arguments and Best Brief for the final round of the annual Myerowitz Moot Court Competition.

Best Oralist

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Best Brief
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The Order of the Barristers honors ten students who excel in trial and appellate advocacy.
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The University of Maryland Carey School of Law Litigation and Advocacy Award, established in 2007, is given annually to graduating students selected by the faculty for their contribution to the School’s achievements in intra-and inter-school appellate competition.

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Clinic Award Recipients
Anne Barlow Gallagher Prize for Service to Children and Youth

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The Hoffberger Clinical Law Prize
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The Community Scholar Prize

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The Ward Kershaw Clinical Advocacy Prize

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The CLEA Outstanding Team Award

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Journal Awards

The Joseph Bernstein Prizes

Journal of Business & Technology Law
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Journal of Race, Religion, Gender and Class
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Maryland Law Review
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Maryland Journal of International Law
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Journal of Health Care Law & Policy
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Service Awards

The William P. Cunningham Awards are presented annually to graduating students selected by the faculty for exceptional achievements and service to the School of Law.

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The Public Service Award is given to several graduating students who, during their law school careers, have engaged in legal work that significantly advances the public interest.

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Awards for Academic Excellence

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Order of the Coif and Academic Honors

Order of the Coif

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Summa Cum Laude

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Magna Cum Laude

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Cum Laude

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PROGRAM CERTIFICATIONS

Cybersecurity & Crisis Management Law Certificate

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Environmental Law Certificate

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Law and Health Care Certificate

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SCHOLARLY JOURNALS

Journal of Business and Technology Law

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Journal of Health Care Law and Policy

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Maryland Journal of International Law

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Journal of Race, Religion, Gender, and Class

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Maryland Law Review

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LEADERSHIP AND ADVOCACY PROGRAMS

Rose Zetzer Fellows

Rose Zetzer Fellows are students who are selected annually by the Women, Leadership & Equality Program by virtue of their strong intellectual interest in and commitment to issues of gender in the legal profession.

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Alternative Dispute Resolution Team

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Moot Court Board

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National Moot Court Team

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National Trial Advocacy Team

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Health Law Regulatory Compliance Competition Team

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National Health Law Moot Court Competition

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Health Law Transactional Competition Team

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Pace National Environmental Law Team

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Thurgood Marshall National Trial Team

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Transactional LawMeet Team

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Bankruptcy Moot Court Team

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International Moot Court Board

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MAY 2022 GRADUATES

Juris Doctor

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Master of Laws

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Master of Science in Law

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Dual Degree Recipients

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DECEMBER 2021 GRADUATES

Juris Doctor

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Master of Laws

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Master of Science in Law

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JULY 2021 GRADUATES

Juris Doctor

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Master of Laws

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