ABA Journal wins multiple honors at 2017 Azbee Awards

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The ABA Journal received an honorable mention for magazine of the year in its revenue category in the national ASBPE Awards of Excellence honoring business-to-business journalism. The awards were given by the American Society of Business Publication Editors in St. Petersburg, Florida, on Thursday.

The ABA Journal also won a national gold for its government coverage. A complete list of the ABA Journal’s national Azbee awards:

Gold Award

Azbee Category: Print > Government Coverage
Kevin Davis, assistant managing editor; Lorelei Laird, legal affairs writer; Wendy Davis, contributing writer.


“Stars and Gripes” illustration by Stephen Webster

Silver Awards

Azbee Category: Design > Opening Page / Spread-Illustration
Title of Entry: “Stars and Gripes”
Bob Fernandez, design director; Stephen Webster, illustrator

Azbee Category: Photo Gallery / Slide Show
Title of Entry: The 6 Types of Lawyers You See at the Movies
Thane Rosenbaum, contributing writer; Stephen P. Hughes, illustrator; Brenan Sharp, deputy design director, Lee Rawles, deputy web editor

Azbee Category: Print > Feature Article - General Interest
Title of Entry:Jailhouse Warehouse
Julianne Hill, contributing writer; Kevin Davis, assistant managing editor

Azbee Category: Print > Impact / Investigative
Title of Entry:Human Cost of Doing Business
Stephanie Ward, senior writer; Jeff Kelly Lowenstein, contributing investigative reporter; Kevin Davis, assistant managing editor

Azbee Category: Print > Technical Article
Title of Entry:How Badly Does it Hurt?
Kevin Davis, assistant managing editor; Jill Chanen, assistant managing editor

Bronze Award

Azbee Category: Print > Individual Profile
Title of Entry:Bill Black’s Quest
Terry Carter, senior writer; Reginald Davis, assistant managing editor

The ABA Journal also won a Best Cross-Platform Package of the Year Top 10 Award for its Legal Rebels package.

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