Up and Comer Award

Call for Nominations

The Up and Comer Award recognizes an individual, with less than 15 years called to the Bar, that has had strong participation at any level within the profession and especially within the CCCA and the organization they serve.


An in-house counsel with less than 15 years called to the Bar; who demonstrates strong commitment to the profession and especially within to the CCCA and the organization* they serve. Current members of the CCCA’s Executive Committee are not eligible to be nominated for this award.

Organizations includes: Any business enterprise, association or institution, crown corporation, government board or agency, municipal corporation, notfor-profit organizations, or regulatory board or agency.

Deadline: The deadline for the nomination was January 15, 2018.

Presentation: The award will be presented at the CCCA 2018 National Conference.

How to Nominate Someone

  1. Please provide name, address, phone and email address of the nominee.
  2. Please provide a summary of the reasons for the nominations.
  3. The Committee requires that the nominee be advised by one of the nominators that his or her name has been put forward.
  4. To assist the Committee in its selection, please ensure that you include the nominee's curriculum vitae and supporting letters if possible.

Please mail completed Nomination Submission to:

The Awards Nominations
Committee Canadian Corporate Counsel Association
1210-20 Toronto Street, Toronto, ON M5C 2B8
Phone: 416.869.0522
Fax: 416.869.0946
E-mail: swilson@ccca-cba.org

The Award will be presented annually as chosen by the CCCA Nominating Committee in its sole discretion. The Committee reserves the right to not present the Award in a given year.