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2022 Alford Excellence Award

Deadline: April 8

March 4, 2022

In honor of Haile L. Alford, the first African-American female judge in the State of Delaware, the Multicultural Judges and Lawyers Section (“MJL Section”) of the Delaware State Bar Association will grant the 2022 Alford Excellence Award to at least three future practitioners who will sit for the July 2022 Delaware Bar Examination. Judge Alford was appointed by Governor Mike Castle in 1992 and served on the bench until her untimely death in 2003 at the age of 54. The 2022 Alford Excellence Award will be in the amount of $3,000.