Professor Karin Mika attended the Burton Awards on June 15th. The Burton Awards is a National Award Ceremony for leaders in the law, focusing on those who change legal systems for the better, those whose writing in the law is influential nationally and internationally, and those who advocate clear writing as a means to uphold the integrity of the legal system. The ceremony and celebratory dinner takes place at the Library of Congress. This year’s awardees and attendees included Justice Sotomayor, Chief Justice Roberts, Judge Robert Katzmann (2d Circuit) with entertainment by Kristen Chenoweth. Professor Mika has been a national publicist for the Burton Awards since 2009.
A link to the Burton Awards website is available here.