Lawyers for Lawyers Award
With the Lawyers for Lawyers Award, Lawyers for Lawyers aims to generate international attention and recognition for lawyers who are hindered in the practicing their profession. For example because they are threatened, intimidated or being held in custody. With the Award, Lawyers for Lawyers offers these lawyers moral support. The Award also provides protection by creating visibility and awareness for these lawyers and their work.
Lawyers for Lawyers Award 2019
The fifth Lawyers for Lawyers Award will be presented for the fifth time in Amsterdam in May 2019. An independent jury, chaired by mrs. Heikelien Verrijn Stuart, decides which lawyer will receive the award. The prize consists of a special token as well as a donation of € 10.000.