Distinguished Service Award

The Distinguished Service Award recognizes contributions and/or achievements by members of the Saskatchewan Branch to the legal profession, the law or development of the law. Significant law-related achievements for the benefit of residents of Saskatchewan are also considered. 

Deadline for nominations is November 15.

Download the nomination form

Past Award Recipients

  • 2017 Gary Young, Q.C.
  • 2016 Bryan Salte, QC
  • 2015 Greg Walen, QC
  • 2014 Graeme Mitchell, QC
  • 2013 Mark Brayford, QC
  • 2012 Randall J. Baker, QC
  • 2011 R. Elizabeth Bilson, QC
  • 2010 Mr. Justice Ronald L. Barclay
  • 2009 Christine J. Glazer, QC
  • 2008 W. Brent Cotter, QC
  • 2007 The Honourable Judge David M. Arnot
  • 2007 The Honourable Chief Judge Seniuk
  • 2006 Joseph J. A. Dierker, QC
  • 2006 Harold H. MacKay, QC
  • 2005 R. Peter MacKinnon, QC
  • 2004 Dr. A. John Beke, QC
  • 2003 The Honourable Chief Justice W. F. Gerein
  • 2002 Gerald L. Gerrand, QC
  • 2001 W. Thomas Molloy, OC, QC
  • 2000 Harry H. Dahlem, QC
  • 1999 Roger C. Carter, QC
  • 1998 J. H. Clyne Harradence, QC
  • 1997 Robert H. McKercher, QC
  • 1996 William M. Elliott, QC
  • 1996 Silas E. Halyk, QC
  • 1995 Dr. Morris C. Shumiatcher, QC
  • 1995 R. Dennis Maher, QC
  • 1994 No recipient
  • 1993 Donald S. McKercher, QC
  • 1992 E. John Moss, QC
  • 1991 S. Jack Safian, QC
  • 1991 George J. Taylor, QC
  • 1990 Henry C. (Hal) Rees, QC
  • 1990 William F. Ready, QC
  • 1989 D. E. (Tom) Gauley, QC
  • 1989 D. K. MacPherson, QC