Irvin Stander Award

The Irvin Stander award was established in 2000 and is given by the Workers’ Compensation Section in memory of Irvin Stander, a Philadelphia Workers' Compensation Judge who was well known for his prolific writings on workers' compensation and zoning law. The Award recognizes an outstanding graduating law student who has demonstrated scholarship in the areas of administrative or workers' compensation law.

Award Recipients

  • 2017 Kennedy A. Costantino, Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law
  • 2016 Steve Bertil, Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law
  • 2015 Katherine Varrati, University of Pennsylvania Law School
  • 2014 Hayden R. Nelson-Major, Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law
    Elisabeth Ulmer, Villanova University School of Law
  • 2013 Perry McCall, Villanova University School of Law
  • 2011 Daniel Domenick, Villanova University School of Law
    Isaac P. Wakefield, Pennsylvania State University, the Dickinson School of Law
  • 2010 Kathleen Emberger, Villanova University School of Law
  • 2009 Evan Mendelson, University of Pennsylvania Law School
  • 2007 Sheena Jain, Villanova University School of Law
  • 2006 Cheryl Handel, Villanova University School of Law
  • 2005 David Williams, Widener University Law School
  • 2004 Nyssa Taylor, Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law
  • 2002 Shawn C. Gooden, Villanova University School of Law
  • 2001 Michael Niemic, Villanova University School of Law
  • 2000 Suzanne Williams, Rutgers University School of Law