A recipient of the Building Bridges Award from the Decalogue Society and Arab American Bar, Megan Goldish has served as a judge in the Domestic Violence Court of the Circuit Court of Cook County since 2014. Judge Megan Goldish also maintains membership in the Women’s Bar Association of Illinois (WBAI) and serves as chair of the Top Women Lawyers in Leadership Reception Committee.
Each year, the WBAI invites nominations for the Top Women Lawyers in Leadership Award, which recognizes the outstanding accomplishments of female legal professionals. Specifically, the award honors service in a leadership role by women lawyers who have created growth in their field, exhibited exceptional potential, and exceeded traditional expectations. Nominees include women lawyers working in business, trade, labor, academia, public office, and journalism.
To nominate a candidate, WBAI members and supporters must submit a written application that details the candidate’s qualifications and how they know the candidate. Winners are recognized at a virtual reception scheduled for Tuesday, November 9, 2021. For more information about the nomination process, visit http//wbaillinois.org/topwomen/.