Outstanding Service Award

The Alumni Council of the Northern Illinois University College of Law Alumni Association annually bestows its Outstanding Public Service Award to graduates of the Northern Illinois University College of Law who have shown outstanding service to the College of Law.  This award began in 1996.

Criteria for Nomination
Living graduates or individuals outside of the Northern Illinois University College of Law who have demonstrated service to the NIU College of Law; demonstrated service to their community or profession; possess outstanding professional accomplishments; and who consistently demonstrate professional integrity.

Previous Outstanding Service Award winners:

2013 – Hon. Mark J. Lopez '83

2012 – John Monical '94

2011 – Hon. Renee' L. Robinson '93 (posthumously)

2010 – Austin Bartlett ‘00

2009 – John Riley ’79

2008 – Hon. K. Patrick Yarbrough ‘88

2007 – Michael Salnick ’78

2007 – Hon. Jane Hird Mitton ‘83

2006 – Stacey L. Mandell ‘96

2005 – Vincent F. Cornelius ‘89

2004 – Hon. Robbin J. Stuckert ‘90

2003 – Hon. John W. Darrah

1996 – John A. Wasilewski ‘78