Duquesne University School of Law

Alumni Awards

The Distinguished Alumni Award

The Distinguished Alumni Award is presented to the candidate who has practiced law 20 years or more and who has distinguished himself or herself through achievements in the legal profession. Other factors, such as achievements in one’s church, occupation or business, are also considered, as well as contributions and service to the Law School. However, the focus is on achievement in the legal profession. Meet the recipients >>

Meritorious Service Award

The Meritorious Service Award is presented in recognition of services rendered and contributions made to the Law Alumni Association and the Law School. The focus of this award is on service and commitment. Meet the recipients >>

Outstanding Achievement Award

The Outstanding Achievement Award is presented to the candidate who has practiced law 19 years or less and who has distinguished himself or herself through achievements in the legal profession. Other factors, such as achievements in one’s church, occupation or business, are also considered, as well as contributions and service to the Law School. Meet the recipients >>