The State Family Law Advisory Committee created the Wallace P. Carson Jr. Outstanding Achievement Award to honor a person, agency or organization for outstanding achievement in family law.
Selection Criteria (recipient must have demonstrated one or more of the following):
Recipient has made a significant contribution to family law in Oregon.
Recipient is a visionary.
Recipient is committed to improving court processes for children and families.
Recipient is a role model for other practitioners.
Recipient has high ethical standards.
Recipient is held in high esteem by the family court community, including lawyers, mediators, evaluators, judges and facilitators.
The recipient is selected by a majority vote of SFLAC members.
SFLAC will present the award at each Family Law Conference.
2006 Award Winner
2008 Award Winner