ABA Journal wins multiple honors at 2017 Azbee Awards
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:
Azbee Category: Print > Government Coverage
Kevin Davis, assistant managing editor; Lorelei Laird, legal affairs writer; Wendy Davis, contributing writer.
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
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.