Press Release |ILTA ANNOUNCES ILTA>ON Scholarship Recipients

By ILTA News posted 08-12-2020 16:43


For Immediate Release: (Chicago, IL):  August 12, 2020: The International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) announces the ILTA>ON 2020 Scholarship Recipients.   

ILTA recognizes the nine individuals, below, who earned the 2020 ILTA>ON Scholarships. These individuals have made noticeable strides in their careers, organizations, and within the legal technology community.  

The 2020 Scholarship Recipients: 

Ann Halkett, Alexander Holburn Beaudin + Lang LLP - Cheryl Disch Women in Technology   
Cathleen Nuxoll, Gray, Ritter & Graham P.C. - Small Firm  
Chris Cummings - Networking  
Christopher Hockey, Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC - Rising Star  
Holly Riccio, California Judicial Center Library - Government, Law School & Non-Profit  
Judy Kim-Park, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP - Diversity & Inclusion  
Mariana Figueirêdo, Rocha, Marinho E Sales Advogados - Browning Marean Litigation Support  
Rachel Shields Williams, Sidley Austin - Rising Star  
Richard Lourens, Bayer - Veteran 

Learn more about the individuals and scholarships here


The 2020 ILTA> ON Scholarships were judged by the following panel: 

Tanya Pereira, Cassels 
Julia Forbes, Lathrop GPM 
Marcia StokesOgletree Deakins 
Kevin Sullivan, Dentons 


The 2020 Scholarship Committee: 

Heather McGillem, Nelson Mullins 
Matt Wessel, Thompson Coburn LLP 
Nikki Samuels, Morgan Lewis 
Tina Ching, University of Oregon 
Erik Schmidt, HBR Consulting 
Nilsa Moreno, Fisher Phillips 


The International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) serves the professional needs of more than 24,000 international legal technology professionals and their organizations. Our core values—respect, commitment to members, sharing of information and promoting lifelong learning—drive all we do to support the peer-driven organization that is ILTA. ILTA demonstrates excellence throughout 5 main areas of our organization: Membership, Events, Business Partnerships, Marketing and Publications, and Technology/IT/Operations. Since its founding in 1980, the association’s focus is to achieve results for our membership and the legal technology profession at large. Much of the value we provide as an association occurs through the coordinated efforts with our global volunteer membership teams. 

Beth Anne Stuebe, Director of Publications and Press
International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) 
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