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Lawyer Assistance Programs are available
around the state to provide confidential assis-
tance to attorneys, judges, law school students
and their families affected by alcoholism, drug
abuse, stress, depression, or other mental
health issues. Here, you will find information
about those programs and related resources
and publications that may be of assistance.

Awards

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The Awards Committee of the Women's Bar Association of the State of New York is responsible for making recommendations for recipients of all WBASNY awards. The Committee shall draw upon the Chapter delegates or representatives to serve on this Committee as appointed by Chapter Presidents.
 
The Committee shall request from each Chapter recommendations for WBASNY awards and shall include in the request the purpose of the awards and the criteria for selection. The Committee will evaluate the nominated candidates in relation to the purpose of the award and make recommendations for award recipients to the Board of Directors. At the request of the Executive Committee, the Committee will also evaluate and/or propose candidates to receive The Doris S. Hoffman Medal. The Executive Committee will select the recipient of that award.
 
Additionally the Committee will arrange for the awards presentation at the Annual Convention. The Committee shall work closely with the Convention Committee to submit the award recipients' names in a timely fashion to finalize the details of the awards presentation.
 
The Chair(s) of the Committee will hold meetings throughout the fiscal year and shall be available to present written and oral reports to the Board of Directors as needed.
 
Chairs
 
Robin S. Abramowitz, Esq.
Lazer, Aptheker, Rosella & Yedid, PC
225 Old Country Road
Melville, NY 11747-2712
631-761-0870  office
631-761-0013  fax
abramowitz@larypc.com
 
Hon. Andrea Phoenix
516-572-2143  office
516-378-7608  fax
acphoeni@courts.state.ny.us

 
WBASY Award Electronic Submission Procedure
 
WBASNY Award Nomination Form
 
WBASNY Award Descriptions
 
WBASNY Award Recipients