Founder of Clifford Law Offices, Robert A. Clifford, has been selected to receive the 2014 American Inns of Court Professionalism Award for the Seventh Circuit. He will be presented with this honor on May 12, 2014 at the Seventh Circuit Annual Judicial Conference in Chicago. According to the website, this esteemed award is given annually to "a lawyer or judge whose life and practice display sterling character and unquestioned integrity, coupled with ongoing dedication to the highest standards of the legal profession and the rule of law." Clifford, who was President of the Chicago Inn of Court from 1994-95, was selected from a national panel of members of the American Inns of Court Awards Committee that included Justices from the Supreme Courts of Delaware and Tennessee as well as from various U.S. Courts of Appeal. Clifford will also be recognized in October at the American Inns of Court annual Celebration of Excellence at the Supreme Court of the United States.