Awards & Recognition


Each year, we proudly honour excellence in the legal profession

Our annual National Awards celebrate individual excellence, outstanding achievements and superior contributions to the association and the legal profession. We also recognize industry excellence through other awards, fellowships and recognition programs.

If you know someone who has made a difference, we welcome your nominations.

Categories include:

CBA Immigration Law Section - Award of Excellence

The award recognizes a senior member of the CBA Immigration Law Section with a lengthy and distinguished history of achievement of professional excellence while making a significant contribution to the Canadian Citizenship, Immigration and Refugee...

Bill Miller Memorial Award

The Bill Miller Memorial Award was established by the CBA Competition Law Section in memory of the late William (Bill) Miller, former General Counsel of the Competition Bureau Legal Services division of the Department of Justice. This award honour...

CBA Air & Space Law Section Student Essay Contest

The CBA Air and Space Law Section has established an essay contest to encourage law students and young lawyers to participate in the activities of the Section and to promote and reward interest in aviation and space law topics.

CBA Business Law Section - The Langlois Prize

The CBA Business Law Section has established English and French Law Student Essay Contests related to general topics in Canadian business law. The objectives of the contest are to promote and reward interest in business law in Canadian law school...