Susie Blue Buchanan Award

This award, named for the first female lawyer licensed to practice before the Mississippi Supreme Court, honors an outstanding woman in the profession who has achieved professional excellence and has actively paved the way to success for other women lawyers.

Past 
Recipients

1999 ‐ Clare Sekul Hornsby
2000 ‐ Mary Libby Payne
2001 ‐ Carol C. West
2002 ‐ Patricia W. Bennett
2003 ‐ Evelyn Gandy
2004 ‐ Constance Slaughter‐Harvey
2005 ‐ Lenore Loving Prather
2006 ‐ Joy Lambert Phillips
2007 ‐ Kay B. Cobb
2008 ‐ Carolyn Ellis Staton
2009 ‐ Deborah H. Bell
2010 ‐ Judge Sharion Aycock
2011 ‐ Lydia M. Quarles
2012 ‐ Justice Ann Lamar
2013 ‐ Nina Stubblefield Tollison
2014 ‐ Judge Jacqueline Mask
2015 ‐ Karen Sawyer
2016 ‐ Judge Denise Owens
2017 ‐ Lynn Fitch
2018 ‐ Justice Dawn Beam