Modern Counsel is proud to announce its inaugural 35 Under 35 class recognizing and celebrating the achievements of young and exceptional legal professionals. These leaders are rising stars within their companies and industry and represent the next generation of leadership. This program will honor up-and-coming in-house legal professionals by showcasing their achievements and how they’re paving the way within the space.

Modern Counsel will be accepting nominations March 1st through April 15th, 2022. To be eligible for consideration, nominees must have a J.D. (or international equivalent), be in-house legal professionals, diverse and/or strong allies to underrepresented communities, and age 35 or younger at the time of publication on October 19th, 2022. The honorees will be notified that they’ve been selected in June 2022. Nominations will be evaluated by a selection committee made up of legal leaders and peers from varying industries and companies.

The 35 Under 35 categories will cover everything from Legal Services, Financial, Healthcare, Arts & Entertainment, Architecture, Engineering & Design, Manufacturing, and Technology.

Nominations are closed. 

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