University of Denver


2015 Rebuilding Justice Award Honors ACTL Task Force on Discovery and Civil Justice

Zachary Willis
Hunter Metcalf
This month, IAALS will hold its annual Rebuilding Justice Award Dinner and honor the members of the American College of Trial Lawyers Task Force on Discovery and Civil Justice. The Task Force began its work with IAALS in 2008, with goal of generating a nationwide discussion about the state of our civil justice system...

Malia Reddick to Receive Award of Appreciation from National Association of Women Judges

Zachary Willis
IAALS would like to congratulate Malia Reddick, Consultant to our Quality Judges Initiative , on being named recipient of the National Association of Women Judges’ Award of Appreciation. Malia has been very involved with the NAWJ’s Informed Voters—Fair Judges Project over the years, and is being recognized for her...

IAALS Champion, Judge Steve Leben, to Receive 2014 Rehnquist Award for Judicial Excellence

Natalie Anne Knowlton
IAALS would like to congratulate Kansas Court of Appeals Judge Steve Leben on being named the 2014 recipient of the William H. Rehnquist Award for Judicial Excellence. The National Center for State Courts Rehnquist award is presented annually to a state court judge who embodies judicial excellence, integrity, fairness...

IAALS Opens "DIAALOGUES" to Tackle Challenges Facing the American Legal System

Robert P. Thompson
IAALS is pleased to announce a $50,000 gift from El Pomar Foundation in support of a groundbreaking series of national conversations. Dubbed “DIAALOGUES,” the project allows IAALS to do what it does best—bring together the best minds in the country to forge solutions to the most pressing issues facing the American...

A Night of Celebration and Surprises at IAALS' 2014 Rebuilding Justice Award Dinner

Zachary Willis
On April 24, 2014, IAALS was pleased to host its 7th Annual Rebuilding Justice Award Dinner at the Ralph L. Carr Colorado Judicial Center in downtown Denver. The evening was capped by surprise video introductions for our esteemed honorees, filmed by their wives, who each told the story of their husband’s enduring...