Hat Trick Award Criteria

In order to receive the Award you must have one of the following:

3 Not Guilty Verdicts in three Consecutive Jury Trials, no matter whether they are a Felony or Misdemeanor, not necessarily within the past year but starting upon receipt of the last Hat trick award received by the applicant.


3 consecutive Appellate Reversals of Judicial Acts that get remanded back to the Trial Court no matter whether the Judicial Act is for a Sentencing, Pre-trial Release, Pre-Trial Motion, VOP, Trial issue or any other reversal of a Judicial Act that does not fall into one of listed categories.

Trial statistics should be submitted to the Secretary of the organization. If there are any questions or issues involving tracking down old trial statistics, please feel free to let us know and we can do our best to assist you with that so that you receive the recognition that you deserve.

If you know anyone that qualifies for this award who are not members of BACDL, have them join the organization TODAY!