How do I apply?

Applications will be accepted until June 30, 2020. In order to complete your application, you’ll need to have handy:

  • Your resume/CV; 
  • A written biography;
  • Two letters of recommendation (At least one letter of recommendation should be from someone outside your place of employment (e.g., a client, Judge, colleague from another firm, professor, etc.). Each letter of recommendation must include the recommender’s name, affiliation, email address and direct phone number; and
  • Narrative (first-person) responses to the four questions (1,250 character limit) on the “40 Under 40” site.

Please note: You can start, save and resume your application as many times as you like.

The next steps are as follows:

  • After you have applied to the program, you will receive notification that your submission has been received.
  • You will be notified by early October if you have made it to the 2020 class.
  • A “40 Under 40” recognition event will take place during ABI’s 2020 Winter Leadership Conference in Scottsdale, Ariz., in early December.