ABA Journal

Journalism Awards

American Society of Business Publication Editors

Azbee 2014 Magazine of the Year - ABA Journal

National Gold Award, Best Web News Section, ABA Journal - Law News Now, 2014

National Silver Award, Opening Page/Spread - Photo, "Of Human Bondage," 2014

Regional Gold Award, Online Excellence Photo Gallery/Slide Show, "13 Pioneering Women In American Law," 2014

Regional Gold Award, Opening Page/Spread - Photo, “Of Human Bondage,” 2014

Regional Gold Award, Web News Section, ABA Journal - Law News Now, 2014

Regional Gold Award, Individual Profile - Long, “Meet the Man Who Would Save Guantanamo,” 2014

Regional Silver Award, Front Cover - Illustration, “Can this Lawyer Save Guantanamo?” 2014

Regional Silver Award, Case History, “Should This Toy Be Saved?” 2014

Regional Silver Award, Feature Article Design, “The 25 Greatest Law Novels Ever," 2014

Regional Silver Award, News Analysis, "Crimes In The Lab,” 2014

Regional Silver Award, Opening Page/Spread - Illustration, "The Siege On State Courts," 2014

Regional Bronze Award, Front Cover - Illustration, “Keeping It Civil” 2014

Regional Bronze Award, Feature Article - General Interest, "Death of a Practice," 2014

National Gold Award, Online Excellence, "New Normal," 2013

Regional Silver Award, Feature, "The Law School Bubble," January 2012

Regional Silver Award, Feature, "Pricing Amy," September 2012

Regional Gold Award, Print Design, "King Coal's Violent Reign," December 2012

Regional Gold Award, Cover Design, "Patriots Debate," February 2012

Regional Gold Award, Cover Illustration, "12 for the Stage," August 2012

Regional Bronze Award, Cover Design, "SUED," May 2012

Regional Award, “After Katrina,” February 2006

Lisagor Awards, sponsored by the Chicago Headline Club

2014 Winner, In-Depth Reporting, "Crimes in the Lab," September 2013

Winner, In-Depth Reporting, "Paradigm Shift," July 2011
Winner, "Art Attack," December 2006
Winner, In-Depth Reporting, "After Katrina," February 2006

Webby Awards

Official Honoree, Law, ABAJournal.com, 2011
Official Honoree, Law, ABAJournal.com, 2009
People's Voice Award, Law, ABAJournal.com, 2008

APEX

Publication Excellence, Design and Layout Utilizing Photography, "On Her Way Back: New Orleans Continues to Rebuild," March 2012

The American Legion

Fourth Estate Award, "The Cemetery Sea," May 2009

Reader Profile

375,000 practicing attorneys receive the ABA Journal each month. Most subscribers are ABA members.

Demographics

ABA Journal Subscribers

% Male 68.9%   
% Female 31.1%
Average Age 49.9
Median Age 50.9
Average HHI $292,000
Median HHI $215,900
% College Degree 100%
%Partner or Senior/Managing Partner 
40.8%

Source: ABA Journal Reader Profile Study, June 2007, MRI Market Solutions