American Institute of Architects

Charleston County Judicial Center, Cooper Robertson & Partners Architects Michigan Hall of Justice<br>Spillis Candela & Partners Architects Palm Beach County Courthouse, Hansen Lind Meyer Architects

Academy of Architecture for Justice

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the American Correctional Association (ACA) sponsor an annual exhibition of recent justice facility projects. Projects selected for recognition illustrate the most up-to-date and innovative efforts in this specialized field. Projects are reviewed by a jury consisting of judges, justice system practitioners, architects, and consultants. The following list presents projects involving JPA staff that received recognition for excellence.

AIA - American Institute of Architects


  • Arlington County Courthouse – Arlington, Virginia
  • Brampton Courthouse – Brampton, Ontario, Canada
  • Charleston County Judicial Center - Charleston, South Carolina
  • Dakota County Courthouse Addition - Hastings, Minnesota
  • Dallas County Criminal Courthouse - Dallas, Texas
  • Dorchester Trial Court Facility - Dorchester, Massachusetts
  • Greenville County Courthouse - Greenville, South Carolina
  • Hawaii Judicial System Master Plan - State of Hawaii
  • Indian River County Courthouse - Vero Beach, Florida
  • Kent County Courthouse - Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • Lawrence Judicial Complex - Lawrence, Massachusetts
  • Michigan Hall of Justice - State of Michigan
  • Nashville Public Building and Courthouse - Nashville, Tennessee
  • Orange County Courthouse Complex - Orlando, Florida
  • Palm Beach County Judicial Center - West Palm Beach, Florida
  • Philadelphia Criminal Justice Center - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Prince George's County Courthouse - Upper Marlboro, Maryland
  • Ramsey County Courthouse / St. Paul City Hall - St. Paul, Minnesota
  • United States Courthouse Annex - Savannah, Georgia
  • Utah Judicial System Master Plan - State of Utah