IndyBar News

June 24, 2011

Help the IndyBar Recognize the Best of the Best

Mentors do matter. In that spirit, the IndyBar Professionalism Committee is soliciting nominations for the 2011 IndyBar Professionalism Award (Attorney) and IndyBar Silver Gavel Award (Judge). Nominations are due by Monday, August 8.

The professionalism awards were created in 2004 to summon to the spotlight lawyers and judicial officers whose career exemplifies the high calling and higher achievement of lawyers in modern society. Nominate a deserving legal professional by e-mailing cchopp@indybar.org.

Criteria and nominating instructions can be found for the Professionalism Award here and for the Silver Gavel Award here.

Past award recipients include: Hon. Sarah Evans Barker, US District Court, Southern Division; Marty Hollingsworth, Bingham McHale LLP; Douglas J. Hill, Hill Fulwider McDowell Funk & Matthews; Hon. John D. Tinder, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh District; Karl L. Mulvaney, Bingham McHale LLP; Hon. Charles J. Deiter, Marion Superior Court, Probate Division; Hon. Patricia J. Gifford, Marion Superior Court, Criminal Division; and John R. Maley, Barnes & Thornburg LLP.