Nomination form L4L Award 2017


• Nominees may include an individual lawyer or a group of lawyers who / that has been subject to obstruction, suppression or any form of constraint in the practice of his / her profession or has accepted a significant degree of risk of this happening.

• Nominees must be (or consist of) practicing lawyers, or recently have been practicing lawyers.

• Nominees must work to promote the rule of law and human rights in an exceptional way.

• Nominees can be of any nationality and be from any country of origin.

• Unknown lawyers may have preference, nominees may benefit from recognition and publicity.

• Any lawyer or organisation already nominated for an earlier human rights prize, including the L4L Award, may be nominated again.

• Anyone can nominate a lawyer or a group of lawyers. However, lawyers or groups of lawyers may not nominate themselves.

• Nominations may be submitted in the following languages: Dutch, English, French, German and Spanish.

• The closing date for submission of nominations is 15 February 2017.

• Nominations may be submitted by post, e-mail or on our website (see the form to the right).

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P.O. Box 7113 1007 JC AMSTERDAM

Tel. +31 (0)626 274 390

Nomination form L4L Award 2017

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Necessary documentation to be submitted with this form:
- Photo of the nominee
- Letters of recommendation, minimum of two
- Any additional supporting information may be submitted in the form of reports, press cuttings, articles or visual material.

Information about nominee

Nominee name (required)

Nominee address

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Nominee telephone

Does the candidate know that he/she has been nominated?

Biography of the nominee: (max. 300 words)

Describe the nominee's career, with emphasis on the past few years. Explain how the nominee has worked to promote the rule of law in an exceptional and peaceful way. Specify the location and circumstances of these activities, any results achieved and/or any other prizes won.

Negative consequences for nominee (max. 300 words)

Describe the suppression or constraints imposed on the nominee in the practice of his/her profession and what effect this has had on the practice of his/her profession.

Information about the person / organization making the nomination

Your Name (required)

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Relationship to nominee

A minimum of two references are required for each nomination.

First reference

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Relationship to nominee

Second reference

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Relationship to nominee

Your recommendation attachments (required)

Photo of the nominee

First letter of recommendation

Second letter of recommendation

Reports, press cuttings, articles, audio or visual material

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