Call for Nominations – 2017 Frances Newell Carr Award

The Frances Newell Carr Achievement Award is a prestigious annual award given by Women Lawyers of Sacramento to an outstanding lawyer, judge, or scholar in the Sacramento community in celebration of the awardee’s professional achievements, commitment to furthering legal opportunities for women in the law, and contribution to the lives of women and children in our community.

The 2017 Frances Newell Carr Achievement Award for Professional Excellence will be presented at the WLS December luncheon. If you would like to nominate an individual for the award, contact Tara Rojas (, Co-Chair of the Grants and Awards Committee. Nominations will be accepted until September 15, 2017.

For more information on how to nominate someone click here.