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The Missouri Lawyers Media Up & Coming Awards recognize young attorneys who are making a positive difference in the practice of law in Missouri and whose outstanding contributions have them on the track for success. This high-level networking opportunity brings together more than 200 young attorneys at a premier luncheon event every fall.

Click here to see the 2022 Up & Coming honorees

Event date: Oct. 12, 2023
Check back soon for more details!


Up & Coming: 40 or younger, or within the first 10 years of practice

Law Firm Leader: Early-career professionals who hold important leadership positions at their firms

Public Service: Early-career professionals working in the non-profit sector

Pro Bono Project: Recognizing an extraordinary pro bono project led by early-career professionals

Mentor Awards: Given to more experienced legal professionals who have played an important role in the development of those starting out in the profession. Does not need to fulfill the Up & Coming criteria.

Nomination Deadline – July 7th, 2023

2023 Up & Coming Awards nomination form

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    For ticket, sponsorship, and event information, contact Johnny Aguirre at 314-558-3257 or [email protected]


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