Indianapolis Bar Foundation – Senior Fellow (2012).
Coalition for Homelessness Intervention & Prevention, Inc. – Emile Godfrey Board Service Award (2009).
Indiana State Bar Foundation – Fellow (2006).
Indiana Super Lawyer® (2006 – present). Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includesm independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. www.SuperLawyers.com
Indianapolis Bar Association – Dr. John Morton-Finney Excellence in Legal Education Award (2002).
Jewish Federation of Greater Indianapolis – L.L. Goodman Leadership Award (1997).
Indianapolis Bar Foundation – Distinguished Fellow (1993).
Martindale-Hubbell – AV Preeminent® rating since 1992. The Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ are an objective indicator of a lawyer’s high ethical standards and professional ability, generated from evaluations of lawyers by other members of the bar and the judiciary in the United States and Canada.
Jewish Community Center Association of Indianapolis – Martin L. Larner Leadership Development Award (1991).
Wexner Heritage Program (1987-89). The purpose of the Wexner Heritage Program is to educate Jewish communal leaders in the history, thought, traditions and contemporary challenges of the Jewish people. This program was founded by Leslie Wexner and the Late Rabbi Herb Friedman, beginning in 1985. Mr. Katz was selected through a nomination and interview process to participate in a 3-year seminar program with 18 other individuals from Indianapolis and other leaders from around the country.