• Temple Law Alumni Lifetime Achievement Award, 2018
  • Global Temple Award, 2010 awarded for his efforts in establishing Temple University‚Äôs reputation as a global university
  • National Friendship Award, 2002
  • Pennsylvania Preservation Society Award, 2003 awarded for Barrack Hall
  • Philadelphia Preservation Society Award, 2002 awarded for Barrack Hall
  • Emil Gumpert Award, 1990, 2002 awarded for Excellence in the Teaching of Trial Advocacy
  • Robert J. Reinstein Scholarship in Law, 1999
  • Whitney Young, Jr. Leadership Award, 1996
  • Community Achievement Award, 1994
  • CPR Institute for Dispute Resolution Award, 1996
  • Honorary Doctor of Laws, 1993
  • E. Smythe Gambrell Award, 1993 awarded for Contributions to Professionalism
  • Special Commendation Award, 1980
  • Meritorious Service Award, 1979
  • Outstanding Performance Award, 1979