Professionalism—it’s a trait that sets apart one stellar attorney or judge from another. Now is your chance to honor this invaluable quality in your Indy colleagues.
The IndyBar Professionalism Committee is currently soliciting nominations for the 2016 IndyBar Professionalism Award (Attorney) and IndyBar Silver Gavel Award (Judge). Nominations are due by 8:30 a.m. on Friday, August 19.
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 completing a short nomination form found here at indybar.org/profawards. Recipients will be honored at the Professionalism Luncheon on Tuesday, September 27.
Past award recipients include: Victoria Ransberger, Marion Superior Court; Ruth Johnson, Marion County Public Defender Agency; Justice Brent Dickson, Indiana Supreme Court; Hon. Anthony Metz, U.S. Bankruptcy Court; Sally Zweig, Katz & Korin; Hon. Sarah Evans Barker, U.S. District Court, Southern District; Marty Hollingsworth, Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP; Douglas J. Hill, Hill Fulwider; Hon. John D. Tinder, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh District; Karl L. Mulvaney, Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP; Hon. Charles J. Deiter, Marion Superior Court, Probate Division; Hon. Patricia J. Gifford, Marion Superior Court, Criminal Division; Phillip “Skip” Kappes, Lewis & Kappes; and John R. Maley, Barnes & Thornburg LLP.