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Karen A. Giannelli, New Jersey Fellow, Honored with the 2017 Woman of the Year Award by the New Jersey Network of the International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC-NJ)
Dec 15, 2017
Robin Luce Herrmann, Michigan Fellow, Elected to Board of Directors of The Defense Counsel Section of the Media Law Resource Center
Dec 12, 2017
Patricia Lee Refo, Arizona Patron Fellow and Past ABF Board Member, Inducted into the Maricopa County Bar Association Hall of Fame
Dec 8, 2017
Professor Nancy B. Rapoport, Texas Life Fellow, Awarded Lawrence P. King Award by the Commercial Law League of America
Dec 6, 2017
Hon. Cara Lee T. Neville, Past Fellows Chair and Minnesota Life Fellow, Named Best ADR Individual Mediator in the Minnesota Lawyer Reader Rankings 2017
Dec 4, 2017
Richard H. Seaton, Kansas Life Fellow, Awarded the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis Who’s Who
Dec 1, 2017
Weston T. Graham, Wyoming Fellow, Elected President-Elect of Wyoming State Bar
Dec 1, 2017
Kenneth G. Standard, New York State Co-Chair and Life Fellow, Honored with Harvard Alumni Association Award
Nov 29, 2017
Thomas S. Lee, Pennsylvania Fellow, Reappointed to the Governor's Advisory Commission on Asian Pacific American Affairs
Nov 27, 2017
Hon. Robert B. Young and Hon. Mary Johnston, Delaware Fellows, Involved in Performance to Raise Funds for Delaware’s Combined Campaign for Justice
Nov 21, 2017
Jonathan G. Blattmachr, New York Life Fellow, Awarded the Hartman Axley Lifetime Service Award by the National Association of Estate Planners & Councils (NAEPC)
Nov 21, 2017
Judy Perry Martinez, ABF Board Member and Louisiana Patron Fellow, Honored with New Orleans Bar Association Presidents' Award
Nov 20, 2017
David H. Marion, Pennsylvania Life Fellow, Honored with the James Wilson Award from Penn Law
Nov 16, 2017
Eric Nord, Montana Fellow, Elected as President-Elect of the Montana Bar Association
Nov 16, 2017
John D. Cromie, New Jersey Life Fellow, Named Chair of USLAW NETWORK
Nov 14, 2017
A. Thomas Levin, New York Life Fellow, Honored with The Barbara J. Merhman Commitment to Justice Award by the Nassau Suffolk Law Services
Nov 13, 2017
Bruce P. Ely, Alabama Fellow, Receives COST Excellence in State Taxation Award
Nov 9, 2017
Colonel James M. Durant III, Colorado Fellow, Elected to the Senior Executives Association Board of Directors
Nov 9, 2017
Patricia Roberts, Virginia Fellow, Appointed Vice Dean of William & Mary Law School
Nov 8, 2017
William B. Baker, District of Columbia Life Fellow, Voted Chair-Elect of the American Bar Association Section of Science & Technology Law
Nov 8, 2017
Pamela E. Barker, Wisconsin Fellow, Selected for Fellowship in the American College of Real Estate Lawyers (ACREL)
Nov 7, 2017
Rinky S. Parwani, Florida Fellow, Recognized on ABC Action News Taking Action Against Domestic Violence TV Special
Nov 7, 2017
Justin T. Miller, California Fellow, Named 2017 recipient of the V. Judson Klein Award from the State Bar of California Taxation Section
Nov 6, 2017
William R. Bay, Missouri Life Fellow, Received Spurgeon Smithson Award From Missouri Bar
Nov 2, 2017
Anthony D. Lehman, Florida Fellow, became Florida Bar Board Certified Expert in Construction Law
Nov 1, 2017
John H. Stout, Minnesota Life Fellow, Receives Lifetime Governance Achievement Award
Nov 1, 2017
Darin B. Scheer, Wyoming State Chair and Fellow, Elected to the Board of Trustees of the National Conference of Bar Examiners
Oct 31, 2017
Juan Javier Negri, International Fellow, Appointed by President Macri to the Board of Directors of the National Arts Fund
Oct 31, 2017
Gregory A. Castanias, District of Columbia Life Fellow, Named Fellow of American Academy of Appellate Lawyers
Oct 30, 2017
Laurie Berke-Weiss, New York Life Fellow, Honored with the Frank H. T. Rhodes Exemplary Alumni Service Award from Cornell University
Oct 30, 2017
Professor Lawrence A. Frolik, Pennsylvania Life Fellow, Honored with the Excellence in Elder Law Award from the Pennsylvania Bar Association (PBA) Elder Law Section
Oct 27, 2017
Pauline Weaver, California State Co-Chair and Patron Fellow, Elected President of the Center for Civic Education
Oct 17, 2017
Charisse R. Lillie, Pennsylvania Life Fellow, Honored with the with the A. Leon Higginbotham Jr. Lifetime Achievement Award by the Pennsylvania Bar Association Minority Bar Committee
Oct 16, 2017
Richard D. Rattner, Michigan Fellow, Named a Fellow of the American College of Real Estate Lawyers
Oct 16, 2017
Professor Laura Bartell, Michigan Fellow, Appointed Associate Reporter of the Advisory Committee on Bankruptcy Rules to the Judicial Conference of the United States
Oct 10, 2017
Patricia Nemeth, Michigan Life Fellow, Selected for Inclusion in DBusiness Magazine’s 2018 Top Lawyers List
Sep 29, 2017
Joshua A. Geltzer, District of Columbia Fellow, Named Executive Director of the Institute for Constitutional Advocacy and Protection at Georgetown Law
Sep 26, 2017
Robert L. Brown, Kentucky Life Fellow, Named Chair-Elect of the American Bar Association Section of International Law
Sep 25, 2017
M.C. Sungaila, California Life Fellow, Named Attorney of the Year by the Orange County Women Lawyers Association
Sep 20, 2017
James McManis, California Life Fellow, Named as One of the Top 100 Lawyers in California by the Daily Journal
Sep 20, 2017
Mansi H. Shah, California Fellow, Honored with South Asian Bar Association Cornerstone Award
Sep 19, 2017
Patricia Nemeth, Michigan Life Fellow, Included Among Top 25 Women Business Michigan Super Lawyers and Top 50 Women Michigan Super Lawyers
Sep 19, 2017
Andrew Schpak, ABF Board Member and Oregon State Co-Chair, Announced as Multnomah Bar Association President
Sep 15, 2017
William P. Boswell, Pennsylvania Fellow, to receive Meritorious Service Award from the American National Standards Institute (ANSI)
Sep 13, 2017
Robin C. Gibbs, Texas Life Fellow, Received the 2017 Ronald D. Secrest Outstanding Trial Lawyer Award by the Texas Bar Foundation
Sep 12, 2017
Robin C. Gibbs, Texas Life Fellow, Recipient of Texas Lawyer's 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award
Sep 12, 2017
Christopher R. Fortier, Virginia Fellow, Began Term as President of the Virginia State Bar Young Lawyers Conference
Sep 12, 2017
Anna Marie Hernandez Gamez, Florida Fellow, Appointed to Florida’s Constitution Revision Commission
Sep 11, 2017
Hailyn Chen, California Fellow, Appointed to California State Bar Board of Trustees
Sep 7, 2017
Richard M. Murray, Colorado Fellow, Elected President of Continuing Legal Education in Colorado
Sep 6, 2017
Howard E. Gordon, Virginia Fellow, 2017 class of “Leaders in the Law” by Virginia Lawyers Weekly
Sep 5, 2017
James D. Holland, Mississippi Life Fellow, Elected as President Elect of the Association of Defense Trial Attorneys
Sep 4, 2017
Jeffrey E. Tsai, California Fellow, Appointed to Serve on 2017 California State Bar Judicial Nominees Evaluation Commission
Sep 1, 2017
Michael Miller, New York Life Fellow, Named President-Elect of the New York State Bar Association
Sep 1, 2017
Carlyn Hicks, Mississippi Fellow, Re-Appointed as Chairman of the Child Welfare and Child Advocacy Committee of the Mississippi Bar Association
Aug 31, 2017
Norton R. Webster, Ohio Life Fellow, Honored with the Bar Medal—the Ohio State Bar Association's Highest Honor
Aug 30, 2017
John E. Milner, Mississippi Life Fellow, Elected Chair of the ABA Section of Environment, Energy and Resources (SEER)
Aug 24, 2017
Jennifer D. Newton, Florida Fellow, Selected to be a Member of of Leadership Florida’s Connect Florida Statewide Leadership Institute
Aug 22, 2017
Mark L. Karno, Illinois Life Fellow, Elected to serve as Treasurer of the Illinois Bar Foundation
Aug 22, 2017
Paul A. Matteoni, Nevada Fellow, elected VP of Nevada State Bar Board of Governors
Aug 21, 2017
Darrell G. Mottley, District of Columbia Fellows Vice-Chair and Sustaining Life Fellow, Commented on the Impact of Globalization in Washington Lawyer August 2017
Aug 18, 2017
Gregory M. Bergman, California Life Patron Fellow, Selected for Best Lawyers for 2018
Aug 16, 2017
Jennifer Platzkere Snyder, Pennsylvania Fellow, Appointed Employer Co-Chair of the Committee on Practice and Procedure Under the NLRA
Aug 16, 2017
M. Keith Kapp, North Carolina Fellow, Awarded John B. McMillan Distinguished Service Award by NC State Bar
Aug 14, 2017
Tazewell T. Shepard, Alabama Fellow, Elected by the Alabama State Bar to Serve on the Board of Directors of Legal Services Alabama
Aug 10, 2017
Allan Ramsaur, Tennessee Life Fellow, Selected as NABE House of Delegate Representative
Aug 9, 2017
Kenneth A. Manning, New York Fellow, Named 2017 Lawyer of the Year by the Bar Association of Erie County
Aug 7, 2017
Norman M. Powell, Delaware Fellow, Elected to Second Term as the ABA’s Advisor to the Permanent Editorial Board for the Uniform Commercial Code
Jul 21, 2017
David W. Clark, Mississippi Life Fellow, Presented with the Mississippi Bar’s Distinguished Service Award
Jul 19, 2017
James McManis, California Life Fellow, Named to the Northern California Super Lawyers 2017 Edition
Jul 10, 2017
Leonard H. Gilbert, Past Fellows Chair and Florida Life Patron Fellow, Receives Founder’s Award from International Insolvency Institute
Jul 5, 2017
Elaine S. Reiss, New York Life Fellow, Named Chair of the CUNY Civil Service Commission
Jul 4, 2017
Don Bivens, Past Arizona State Co-Chair and Sustaining Life Fellow, Awarded the Walter E. Craig Distinguished Service Award by the Arizona Foundation for Legal Services and Education
Jun 27, 2017
Michael H. Byowitz, Fellows Chair and New York Life Leadership Fellow, Nominated to ABF Board of Directors
Jun 27, 2017
Gregory M. Bergman, California Life Patron Fellow, Named “One of the Top Ten Environmental Lawyers” by United States Lawyer Rankings for the Tenth Year in a Row
Jun 26, 2017
Robert E. Michael, New York Fellow, Inaugural Chair of the Middle Eastern and North African Affairs Committee of the New York City Bar Association
Jun 23, 2017
Peter Bennett, Maine State Chair and Life Fellow, Named Treasurer of the National Judicial College
Jun 22, 2017
Darrell G. Mottley, District of Columbia Fellows Vice-Chair, Recognized for Design Patent Prosecution Practice by IAM Patent 1000 2017
Jun 22, 2017
Alan Charles Kohn, Missouri Life Fellow, Named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who’s Who
Jun 21, 2017
Ellen Yost, New York Life Patron Fellow, Elected President of the American Foreign Law Association
Jun 15, 2017
Sharon Stern Gerstman, Past New York State Co-Chair and Life Fellow, Takes Office as President of the New York State Bar Association
Jun 13, 2017
Ivan K. Fong, District of Columbia Life Fellow, Awarded The Sabatino Advocate Award by the Women's In-House Counsel Leadership Institute
Jun 12, 2017
Bruce Howell, Oregon Fellow, Appointed as a Founding Member of the National Board of Health Lawyers
Jun 8, 2017
Karen Painter Randall, New Jersey Life Fellow, Appointed Co-Chair of NJSBA Cybersecurity Legal Task Force
Jun 7, 2017
Eduardo R. Rodriguez, Texas Life Fellow, Selected to Receive the 2017 American Inns of Court Professionalism Award for the Fifth Circuit
Jun 7, 2017
Stewart A. Merkin, Florida Fellow, Honored by Dade Legal Aid of the Dade County Bar Association
Jun 6, 2017
Thaddeus R. Lightfoot, Minnesota Fellow, Named the Hennepin County Bar Association (HCBA) President for 2017-2018
Jun 6, 2017
Professor Diane Marie Amann, Georgia Fellow, Chosen as the Breslauer, Rutman and Anderson Research Fellow at USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research
Jun 2, 2017
Arthur S. Leonard, New York Fellow, Appointed Robert F. Wagner Professor of Labor and Employment Law at New York Law School
Jun 1, 2017
Robert E. Murdock, Nevada Life Fellow, Named to the Board of Advisors of Chapman University’s Fowler School of Law
Jun 1, 2017
Max Elliott, Illinois Fellow, Presented CLE with Lawline
Jun 1, 2017
Randall C. Berg Jr., Florida Life Fellow, to Receive the Florida Bar Foundation's Jane Elizabeth Curran Distinguished Service Award
May 17, 2017
Darrel Gardner, Alaska Fellow, Elected President of the Alaska Bar Association
May 16, 2017
Donald Slesnick, Florida Life Patron Fellow and Past Fellows Chair, Installed as the Orange Bowl Committee's 79th President and Chair
May 11, 2017
Frank "Sonny" Seiler, Georgia Life Fellow, Recognized by Judicial Council of Georgia
May 9, 2017
Dwight H. Merriam, Connecticut Life Fellow, Honored with the John Eldred Shields Distinguished Professional Service Award
May 2, 2017
Christine M. Castellano, Illinois Life Patron Fellow, Honored at the Women of Achievement Awards Dinner by the Chicago Anti-Defamation League (ADL)
May 1, 2017
Thomas J. Hurney, Jr., West Virginia Fellow, Elected President of the Association of Defense Trial Lawyers (ADTA)
Apr 30, 2017
Jana J. Edmondson-Cooper, Georgia Fellow, Selected by The National Black Lawyers (NBL) for their Top 40 under 40 for 2017
Apr 27, 2017
Professor Vincent R. Johnson, Texas Fellow, Named Fulbright Senior Scholar to Burma in 2018
Apr 26, 2017
Professor Martha A. Fineman, New York Life Fellow, Named Ruth Bader Ginsburg Lifetime Achievement Award Winner
Apr 25, 2017
William R. Holzapfel, New Jersey Fellow, Awarded James R. Lacey, Esq. Award for Distinguished Service presented by the Public Utility Law Section of the New Jersey State Bar Association
Apr 25, 2017
Herbert J. Santos, Jr., Nevada Fellow, Named 2017 Liberal Arts Alumnus of the Year by the UNLV Alumni Association
Apr 24, 2017
Rinky Parwani, Florida Fellow, and Parwani Law, P.A. Recognized by The Florida Thirteenth Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committee, HAVE A HEART and Bay Area Legal Services Volunteer Lawyers Program
Apr 24, 2017
Professor Richard H. Underwood, Kentucky Fellow, Awarded Independent Publisher Book Awards (IPPY) for Recent Book
Apr 24, 2017
Colonel James Melbourne Durant III, Colorado Fellow, Named to the Senior Executives Association Board of Directors
Apr 24, 2017
Professor David L. Callies, Hawaii Life Fellow, Honored with Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Prize from the William & Mary Law School Property Rights Project
Apr 19, 2017
Capt. Benes Aldana USCG, Washington Fellow and Past Washington State Co-Chair, Named President of the National Judicial College
Apr 17, 2017
Martin Semple, Colorado Life Fellow, Received 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award from the National School Boards Association Council of School Attorneys
Apr 14, 2017
Mary-Christine Sungaila, California Life Fellow, to Receive 2017 Ellis Island Medal of Honor by the National Ethnic Coalition of Organizations (NECO)
Apr 11, 2017
Alejandro Perkins, Louisiana Fellow, Elected Chairman of the University of Louisiana System Board of Supervisors
Apr 4, 2017
James McManis, California Life Fellow, Honored with California Lawyer Attorney of the Year (CLAY) Award
Mar 27, 2017
Dr. Artika R. Tyner, Minnesota Fellow, Recognized by SCORE Mentors and Sam's Club for her company, Planting People Growing Justice Leadership Institute
Mar 26, 2017
Loren Kieve, California Life Patron Fellow, Honored with Bernard S. Rodey Award
Mar 24, 2017
Graham C. Grady, Illinois Life Fellow, Honored with The Chicago Bar Association’s 2017 Earl Burrus Dickerson Award
Mar 24, 2017
Ward F. McDonald, Illinois Life Fellow, Named a Pillar of the Bar by the Champaign County Bar Association
Mar 23, 2017
Three Fellows, Nancy Duff Campbell, Honorable Bernice Bouie Donald, and Lauren Stiller Rikleen, Named 2017 Margaret Brent Women Lawyers of Achievement Award Honorees
Mar 20, 2017
Dean Joan R.M. Bullock, Florida Fellow, Named President and Dean of Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Mar 17, 2017
Joseph A. Condo, Virginia Life Fellow, Named 2017 Recipient of the Betty A. Thompson Lifetime Achievement Award
Mar 17, 2017
Judy Perry Martinez, ABF Board Member and Louisiana Life Patron Fellow, Rejoins Simon, Peragine, Smith & Redfearn
Mar 16, 2017
Jonathan D. Schiller, New York Life Benefactor Fellow, Selected as Legend of Ivy League Basketball
Mar 7, 2017
The Honorable David B. Lewis and Judy Hamilton Morse, Oklahoma Fellows, Inducted into the Order of the Owl Hall of Fame
Mar 7, 2017
Albert C. Harvey, Tennessee Sustaining Life Fellow, honored with Best of the Bar Lifetime Achievement Award
Feb 27, 2017
Professor Ved P. Nanda, International Fellow, Honored for 50 years of Service to the University of Denver
Feb 27, 2017
Gregory Herman-Giddens, North Carolina Fellow, Selected as a 2017 North Carolina Super Lawyer in Estate Planning and Probate Law
Jan 25, 2017
Lauren Stiller Rikleen, Massachusetts State Co-Chair and Past ABF Board Advisor, Wrote Blog Piece for WBUR, Boston's NPR Affiliate
Jan 25, 2017
Three Fellows Named 2017 Spirit of Excellence Award Honorees
Dec 14, 2016
Scott L. Mandel, Michigan Life Fellow, Honored with the Excellence in Defense Award by the Michigan Defense Trial Counsel
Dec 12, 2016
Four Ohio Fellows Selected as 2017 Ohio Super Lawyers
Dec 5, 2016
Barbara J. Gislason, Past Minnesota State Co-Chair and Life Fellow, Invited to Present to the Barreau d’Alger and the Barreau de Boumerdes in Algeria
Nov 28, 2016
James Spica, Michigan Fellow, Elected a Trustee of the American Trust for the British Library
Oct 31, 2016
William K. Weisenberg, Ohio Life Fellow, Honored with the 2016 Making a Difference through Service to the Profession Award
Oct 12, 2016
Steven A. Hirsch, Arizona Sustaining Life Fellow, to be Inducted into Maricopa County Bar Hall of Fame
Oct 5, 2016
Michael A. Pope, Illinois Life Fellow, Accepts Luminary Leader Award on behalf of McDermott Will & Emery
Sep 27, 2016
Four New York Fellows Included in New York Law Journal's Top Women in Law 2016
Sep 22, 2016
Provost Lauren Robel, Indiana Life Fellow and American Bar Foundation Board Member, Honored by Barnes & Thornburg
Sep 14, 2016
Pedro Torres-Díaz, Florida Fellow, sworn in as National President of the Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA)
Sep 14, 2016
Four Life Fellows, Paula Boggs, Jamie Gorelick, Anastasia Kelly and Judith Runstad, Honored by DirectWomen
Sep 14, 2016
Capt. Benes Aldana USCG, Washington Fellow and Past WA State Co-Chair, Awarded the Judge of the Year Award from the Asian Bar Association of Washington
Sep 14, 2016
Matthew L. Wiener, District of Columbia Fellow, Nominated to Serve as Chairman of the Council of the Administrative Conference of the United States by President Barack Obama
Sep 12, 2016
Gary S. Lesser, Florida Fellow, Sworn in as Legislative Chairman for the Florida Bar
Aug 31, 2016
Barbara J. Gislason, Minnesota State Co-Chair and Life Fellow, Speaking at the Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA) seminar in Hefei, China
Aug 30, 2016
Honorable Jeffrey S. Bivins, Tennessee Fellow, Elected as New Chief Justice of Tennessee Supreme Court
Aug 22, 2016
Laura Bartell, Michigan Fellow, Honored with the Editors’ Prize for Best Article Published in the American Bankruptcy Law Journal in 2015
Aug 18, 2016
Amy Collignon Gunn, Missouri Sustaining Life Fellow, Named 2017 Best Lawyers® "Lawyer of the Year" in St. Louis
Aug 18, 2016
Laura Hong, Carl Muller and Brian O'Neill, Ohio Fellows, Selected for Inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® for 2017
Aug 17, 2016
Amelia H. Boss, Pennsylvania State Co-Chair and Life Fellow, Received the Homer Kripke Lifetime Achievement Award from the American College of Commercial Finance Lawyers
Aug 15, 2016
Dennis W. Archer, Former ABF Board Member and Michigan Life Fellow, Awarded the ABA Medal
Aug 10, 2016
Mississippi Fellows, Stephanie M. Rippee and Rebecca Lee Wiggs, Included in the Fifth Edition of Benchmark’s Top 250 Women in Litigation
Jul 29, 2016
Wayne J. Positan, New Jersey Life Fellow, to Receive The New Jersey State Bar Foundation Medal of Honor
Jul 27, 2016
Michael A. Pope, Illinois Life Fellow, Acknowledged by Illinois Governor in Proclamation Honoring the Founding Trustees of the Illinois Equal Justice Foundation
Jul 20, 2016
Faiza J. Saeed, New York Life Fellow, Elected to Serve as Presiding Partner of Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP
Jul 14, 2016
Professor Robert E. Lutz, California Life Fellow, Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award by the ABA Section of International Law
Jul 11, 2016
Hon. Peter G. Verniero (Ret.), New Jersey Life Fellow, Awarded the Medal of Honor by The New Jersey State Bar Foundation
Jul 6, 2016
The Honorable Cara Lee T. Neville, Chair of The Fellows and Minnesota Life Fellow, Awarded the Professional Excellence Award by the Minnesota State Bar Association
Jun 29, 2016
Dean Hansell, California Life Fellow, Appointed to serve as a California Superior Court Judge in Los Angeles
Jun 28, 2016
Life Leadership Fellow, Wm. T. (Bill) Robinson III named chair of ABA Standing Committee on American Judicial System
Jun 23, 2016
Gregory M. Bergman, California Life Patron Fellow, Named “One of the Top Ten Environmental Lawyers” by United States Lawyer Rankings for the Ninth Year in a Row
Jun 10, 2016
Stephen Yale-Loehr, New York Life Fellow, to Speak at The Cazenovia Forum
Jun 2, 2016
Wm. T. Robinson III, ABF Board Member and Kentucky Life Leadership Fellow, Named Chairman of the National Judicial College Board of Trustees
May 26, 2016
Leonard H. Gilbert, Former ABF Board Member and Florida Life Patron Fellow, Honored by the Hillsborough County Bar Trial and Litigation Section with the Herbert G. Goldburg Award
May 26, 2016
William C. Hubbard, Past ABF President and South Carolina Life Benefactor Fellow, to receive new Burton Award for 'Leadership in Law'
May 23, 2016
Phillip C. Stone, Virginia Life Fellow, Selected to Receive the 2016 American Inns of Court Professionalism Award for the Fourth Circuit
May 18, 2016
Susan Shields, Oklahoma Fellow, honored with The Journal Record's Leadership in Law Award
May 9, 2016
Laurence R. Tucker, Missouri Life Fellow, will receive the Richard S. Arnold Award for Distinguished Service
May 6, 2016
Richard W. Nenno, Delaware Fellow, Chosen by The American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC) as a Fellow
May 5, 2016
The Honorable Peter M. Reyes, Minnesota Fellow, to Selected to Receive the Diversity Award from the Hennepin County Bar Association
May 5, 2016
Susan M. Holden, Minnesota Life Fellow, Selected to Receive the Professionalism Award by the Hennepin County Bar Association
May 5, 2016
Denise A. Dragoo, Utah Life Fellow, Selected as University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Alumna of the Year
May 4, 2016
The Honorable Mary Ann Vial-Lemmon, Louisiana Fellow, to Receive the 2016 American Inns of Court Professionalism Award for the Fifth Circuit
May 3, 2016
Henry M. Coxe III, Florida Life Fellow, to Receive the 2016 American Inns of Court Professionalism Award for the Eleventh Circuit
Apr 28, 2016
W. Scott Welch III, Mississippi State Chair and Life Patron Fellow, to Receive Sen. Edmund S. Muskie Pro Bono Service Award
Apr 27, 2016
Rafael X. Zahralddin-Aravenda, Delaware Life Fellow, to become National Association of Corporate Directors Governance Fellow
Apr 25, 2016
M.C. Sungaila, California Life Fellow and Partner at Haynes and Boone, LLP, Makes Daily Journal's 2016 Top Women Lawyers List
Apr 21, 2016
Charles Geyh, Indiana State Co-Chair and Fellow, Selected as 2016 Andrew Carnegie Fellow
Apr 19, 2016
Mark D. Agrast and Marcia D. Greenberger, D.C. Life Fellows, Selected to Receive Inaugural Civil Rights Hero Award by the ABA Section of Civil Rights and Social Justice
Apr 19, 2016
Pauline A. Weaver, California State Co-Chair and Life Patron Fellow, Named as 2016 Judith Soley Lawyer as Citizen Award Recipient
Apr 18, 2016
Bruce Smith, Illinois Fellow, Appointed Dean of Sturm College of Law
Apr 14, 2016
Jan M. Hayden, Louisiana Life Fellow, to Receive The Center for American and International Law's Michelle Mendez Serviam Award
Apr 12, 2016
Charles Geyh, Indiana State Co-Chair and Fellow, Awarded Trustees’ Teaching Award by the Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Apr 12, 2016
Honorable Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar, ABF Board Member and California Life Fellow, to Serve as Santa Clara Law Commencement Speaker
Apr 8, 2016
Donn C. Fullenweider, Texas Life Fellow, Selected as one of the 2016 Recipients of the Texas Bar Foundation’s Outstanding 50 Year Lawyer Award
Apr 6, 2016
Eric Sutty, Deleware Fellow, Elected Shareholder of Elliott Greenleaf, P.C.
Apr 6, 2016
Mark Shank, Texas Life Fellow, Honored with Dallas Bar Foundation's Fellows Justinian Award for Volunteer Service
Apr 1, 2016
Rebecca A. Winterscheidt, Arizona Fellow, Named in Top 100 Arizona Lawyers 2016 by AZ Business Magazine
Mar 29, 2016
Kimberly Leach Johnson, Florida Fellow, In a Panel Discussion at the Diversity & Flexibility Alliance 2016 Annual Conference in Washington, D.C.
Mar 22, 2016
Professor Mary Sarah Bilder, Massachusetts Life Fellow, Awarded the 2016 Bancroft Prize by Columbia University
Mar 17, 2016
David B. Thronson, Michigan Fellow, Delivered Second Installment of the 2016 Chapman Dialogue Lecture Series at the Fowler School of Law
Mar 17, 2016
Thornwell F. Sowell, South Carolina Life Fellow, honored at the South Carolina Lawyers Weekly’s 2016 Leadership in Law Awards Dinner
Mar 17, 2016
Paul H. Zubek, New Jersey Fellow, honored by the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) at 2016 New Jersey Awards of Excellence
Mar 16, 2016
M.C. Sungaila, California Life Fellow and Partner at Haynes and Boone, LLP, Received her Second Consecutive California Lawyer of the Year Award (CLAY)
Mar 16, 2016
Kathleen M. Sweet, New York Fellow, Nominated by President Obama to Serve on the United States District Court for the Western District of New York
Mar 16, 2016
Don Slesnick, Past Chair of The Fellows, Selected for the Solo and Small Firm Lifetime Achievement Award
Mar 15, 2016
Shari Shink, Colorado Life Fellow, Inducted into the Colorado Women's Hall of Fame
Mar 13, 2016
Debbie Champion, Missouri Life Fellow, to Speak at the 2016 Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM) Annual Conference
Mar 10, 2016
Rodney G. Snow, Utah Life Fellow, Receives Utah State Bar 2016 Outstanding Mentor Award
Mar 8, 2016
Kathleen J. Hopkins, Immediate Past Chair of The Fellows and Washington Life Patron Fellow, Elected as a Fellow in the American College of Mortgage Attorneys (ACMA)
Mar 7, 2016
Neal R. Sonnett, Florida State Co-Chair and Life Patron Fellow, Honored with 2016 ABA Grassroots Advocacy Award
Mar 7, 2016
V. Burns Hargis, Oklahoma Sustaining Life Fellow, Honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award by Leadership Oklahoma
Mar 6, 2016
Mark A.A. Warner, International Fellow and Principal at MAAW law, to Serve as a Panelist in the ELSA Moot Court Competition on Green Energy & WTO Law at Queen’s University
Mar 4, 2016
Sheryl Bey, Mississippi Fellow, Named to Mississippi Business Journal's 2015 "Leadership in Law"
Mar 1, 2016
Jean Sutton Martin, North Carolina Fellow, Named Winner in the Litigation Category for Business North Carolina's 2016 Legal Elite
Mar 1, 2016
Professor Mary Sarah Bilder, Massachusetts Life Fellow, Featured in Program to Commemorate James Madison’s 265th Birthday
Feb 26, 2016
Maureen Witt, Colorado Fellow, Honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award from The Catholic Lawyers Guild of Colorado
Feb 24, 2016
Charles L. Ruffin, Georgia Life Fellow, Honored by Best Lawyers® as a 2016 “Lawyer of the Year” for Eminent Domain Law
Feb 22, 2016
Stephen E. Goldman, Connecticut Life Fellow, elected Managing Partner at Robinson+Cole
Feb 18, 2016
Donald Joe Willis, Oregon Life Fellow, Honored with the 2016 Crystal Eagle Award by the Owners' Counsel of America
Feb 11, 2016
Elizabeth Gray, South Carolina Life Fellow, Honored as the 2016 Recipient of the National Conference of Bar Presidents Fellows Award
Feb 9, 2016
Bryant Garth, ABF Director Emeritus and Illinois Life Fellow, delivered the keynote Ruth Bader Ginsburg Lecture at the 16th Annual Women and the Law Conference, Pursuing Excellence: Diversity in Higher Education
Feb 5, 2016
Jeffrey A. Weissman, Florida Life Fellow, Selected as one of the “10 Best” Attorneys for Florida by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys (AIOFLA)
Jan 27, 2016
Richard W. Nenno, Delaware Fellow, and Christine L. Albright, Illinois Fellow, Awarded for Outstanding Authorship In Estates, Gifts And Trusts Taxation by Bloomberg BNA
Jan 26, 2016
Kimberly L. Johnson, Florida Fellow, Appointed to Serve on the Board of Directors of the Friends of Baker Park, Inc.
Jan 19, 2016
Marian Drenth, Indiana Fellow, Elected to the Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana Board of Directors
Jan 13, 2016
John Slowiaczek, Nebraska Fellow, Named President-Elect of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
Jan 1, 2016
The Ongoing Good Work of Past ABA and ABF President, William Hubbard
Dec 31, 2015
District of Columbia Life Fellow Professor Catherine J. Ross' Book Named Best Book on the First Amendment in 2015
Dec 30, 2015
Captain Benes Z. Aldana, Washington Fellow, Selected by the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association to Receive the Daniel K. Inouye Trailblazer Award
Dec 29, 2015
Steven T. Walther, Nevada Life Patron Fellow and Past Fellows Chair, Elected to Serve as Vice Chairman of the Federal Election Commission for 2016
Dec 17, 2015
Daniel McDonald, Minnesota Life Fellow, Selected as an "Attorney of the Year 2015" by Minnesota Lawyer
Dec 16, 2015
Steven M. Richman, International Co-Chair and New Jersey Fellow, Accepted into the Grounds for Sculpture's Focus on Sculpture Exhibit
Dec 15, 2015
Richard W. Millar, Jr., California Life Fellow, Honored with Orange County Bar Association’s Franklin G. West Award
Dec 3, 2015
John E. Green, Oklahoma Life Fellow, Received the Oklahoma Bar Association President's Award
Nov 24, 2015
Daniel J. Kramer, New York Fellow, Joins the Scenic Hudson Board of Directors
Nov 23, 2015
Thomas M. Fitzpatrick, Washington Life Fellow and Past Washington State Co-Chair, Honored with the 2016 Stonewall Award by the American Bar Association
Nov 13, 2015
Anne Gaza, Delaware State Chair and Fellow, Selected as one of 2015 Women Leaders in the Law
Nov 1, 2015
Nicolle Schippers, Iowa Fellow, Recently Elected to the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) Board of Directors
Oct 30, 2015
Lauren Stiller Rikleen, Massachusetts State Chair and Special Advisor to the ABF Board of Directors, Honored on “2015 Influencers in Aging” List by PBS's Next Avenue
Oct 29, 2015
Honorable Douglas F. Johnson, Nebraska Fellow, featured in The Daily Record about the Program Youth Impact!
Oct 29, 2015
Richard D. Rattner, Michigan Fellow, Selected for Inclusion in DBusiness Magazine’s list of “Top Lawyers in Metro Detroit - 2016”
Oct 28, 2015
Maryland Fellow Judge Steven I. Platt (Ret.) Part of Faculty for the National Judicial College Course "Managing The Complex Commercial Case"
Oct 26, 2015
Pennsylvania State Co-Chair and Life Fellow Professor Amelia H. Boss Recognized for Leadership in Commercial Law by The Business Law Section of the Philadelphia Bar Association
Oct 23, 2015
Fellows and American Bar Foundation Research Professors featured in Academic Symposium
Oct 15, 2015
Kenneth G. Standard, Life Fellow and New York State Co-Chair, Honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award by the New York Law Journal
Oct 14, 2015
Michael A. Pope, Illinois Life Fellow, and the Honorable Sophia H. Hall, Illinois Life Fellow and ABF Board Member, Awarded the Advancement of Justice Award by the National Judicial College
Oct 13, 2015
M. C. Sungaila, California Life Fellow, Appointed to the Judicial Council's Appellate Advisory Committee and the State Bar of California Appellate Courts Committe
Oct 5, 2015
Canada Fellow Mark A.A. Warner Interviewed by BNN to Discuss Canada and the Trans-Pacific Partnership
Sep 28, 2015
Marna Tucker, District of Columbia Life Patron Fellow, Selected by The American Lawyer Magazine as a Recipient of the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award
Sep 22, 2015
Michigan Fellows Robert B. Labe and Richard D. Rattner, Selected for Inclusion in Thomson Reuters’ list of “Michigan SuperLawyers 2015”
Sep 16, 2015
Thirty-eight Fellows Inducted into LawDragon's Inaugural Hall of Fame
Sep 16, 2015
Richard T. Cassidy, Vermont State Chair and Life Fellow, Elected as President of the Uniform Law Commission
Sep 16, 2015
Michael G. Goldstein, California Life Fellow, Selected as a Fellow of the American College of Employee Benefits Counsel
Sep 14, 2015
Jeffrey Tsai, California Fellow, Joins Alston & Bird LLP
Sep 9, 2015
California Life Fellow M. C. Sungaila Quoted in Newsweek Article about Transgender Asylum Seekers
Sep 4, 2015
Laura Boeckman, Florida Fellow, Named 2015 Consumer Protection Lawyer of the Year
Sep 1, 2015
Pennsylvania Fellow Michael J. Engle part of two part CLE entitled “PA Grand Jury Practice: Investigating and Indicting”
Sep 1, 2015
New York Life Fellow Donald T. Fox was awarded a medal of the Order of General en Jefe Santiago Marino
Aug 21, 2015
California Life Fellow, Judith Droz Keyes, Named 2016 San Francisco "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers
Aug 20, 2015
H. Thomas Wells, Jr., Alabama State Chair and Life Fellow, Invited to give Presentation on Magna Carta to the Birmingham Rotary Club
Aug 19, 2015
Michigan Fellows, Robert B. Labe and Richard D. Rattner, included in The Best Lawyers in America 2016
Aug 19, 2015
Andrew S. Boutros, Illinois Fellow, Presented with the Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association National Prosecutorial Award
Aug 14, 2015
Life Fellow, Selma Moidel Smith, included in ABA Women Trailblazers in the Law Oral History Project
Aug 2, 2015
Maryland Fellows Kendra Randall-Jolivet and Yolanda Sonnier Featured in the August 2015 Issue of Redbook Magazine For Their Work to Help Foster Children
Aug 1, 2015
Mark A. A. Warner, Ontario Fellow, Recent BNN Interview on the Trans-Pacific Partnership
Jul 28, 2015
William T. Robinson III, Kentucky Life Leadership Fellow and ABF Board Member, Elected to the American Inns of Court Board of Trustees
Jul 24, 2015
Pennsylvania Fellow Mary Kohart Served as Moderator in the Premier Financial Poise Webinar
Jul 22, 2015
Chicago Magazine’s 2015 Power 100 List includes Fellows Robert Clifford, Craig Martin, and James Franczek
Jul 17, 2015, Chicago Magazine
Fellow Dr. Artika Tyner Named Interim Officer for Diversity and Inclusion
Jul 13, 2015
Illinois Life Patron Fellow John H. Morrison
Jul 6, 2015
Press Release for Dr. Artika Tyner's Recently Released Leadership Book
Jul 1, 2015
Pennsylvania Fellow James J. Eisenhower Speaks to American Constitution Society of Law and Policy
Jun 26, 2015
Stephen Zack, Florida Life Fellow, Selected to Receive the 2015 David W. Dyer Professionalism Award
Jun 6, 2015
Life Fellow Kevin O'Malley, Nominee for Ambassador to Ireland, Department of State
Jun 5, 2015
Fellow William J. Kilberg appointed President of American Friends of The Hebrew University Mid-Atlantic Region Board
May 26, 2015
Chair of the Mississippi Fellows, Scott Welch, named to University of Mississippi School of Law Alumni Hall of Fame.
May 11, 2015
Anthony S. Volpe, Pennsylvania Fellow, Honored as a 2015 Leader of Innovation Medal Recipient by the Verizon Philadelphia University Celebration of Innovation
May 9, 2015
Chair-Elect of The Fellows, Hon. Cara Lee Neville (Ret.)
May 7, 2015
California Life Fellow Mary-Christine Sungaila
May 7, 2015
Arizona Life Fellow Peter J. Cahill
Apr 2, 2015
Illinois Fellow Peter C. Alexander
Apr 1, 2015
Minnesota Fellow Artika Tyner
Mar 19, 2015
Pennsylvania Fellow, Sean Wajert
Mar 4, 2015
Illinois Fellow, Richard L. Thies
Feb 23, 2015
Ohio Life Patron Fellow, Daniel J. Hoffheimer
Feb 19, 2015
Hawaii Life Fellow David Callies
Feb 18, 2015
Fellows Immediate Past Chair, Don Slesnick, Elected President of College of Labor and Employment Lawyers
Feb 10, 2015
PA State Co-Chair & Sustaining Life Fellow Mitchell L. Bach
Jan 20, 2015
Washington, D.C. Life Fellow, Honorable Abner J. Mikva
Nov 25, 2014, The Chicago Tribune
Delaware Life Fellow Rafael X. Zahralddin-Aravena
Nov 7, 2014
Delaware Life Fellow Rafael X. Zahralddin-Aravena
Nov 7, 2014
Minnesota State Chair and Fellow Barbara J. Gislason
Nov 7, 2014
Florida Life Fellow Fred Karlinsky
Nov 6, 2014
Ohio State Co-Chair and Life Fellow Jose C. Feliciano
Nov 5, 2014
Honorable Leah Ward Sears, Georgia Fellow
Oct 7, 2014
Illinois Fellow Andrew S. Boutros
Oct 7, 2014
D.C. Life Fellow Sheila C. Cheston
Sep 24, 2014, CNN Money
Illinois Life Fellow Michael Pope
Sep 12, 2014
Florida Fellow Jason E. Havens
Sep 8, 2014
8 Fellows Receive Lifetime Achievement Awards
Aug 21, 2014, American Lawyer
Washington, D.C. Fellow William J. Kilberg
Aug 15, 2014
California Life Fellow Robert Lutz
Aug 15, 2014
California Life Fellow Robert Lutz
Aug 15, 2014
Tennessee Fellow Harrison D. McIver III
Aug 14, 2014, Daily News
Michigan Life Fellow Michael Pitt
Aug 3, 2014, Observer & Eccentric
Massachusetts Fellow Richard L. ("Dick") Neumeier
Jul 1, 2014
Delaware Fellow Norman M. Powell
Jun 20, 2014
Ohio Life Fellow Hugh Stanley
Jun 20, 2014
Tennessee Fellow Jonathan O. Steen
Jun 12, 2014, Jackson Sun
Illinois Life Fellow J. Timothy Eaton
Jun 11, 2014
New York Life Fellow Lynn Hecht Schafran
May 27, 2014
California Fellow Mary-Christine "M.C." Sungaila
May 19, 2014, Daily Journal
Chair of The Fellows, Don Slesnick
May 16, 2014
Texas Sustaining Life Fellow John Okray
May 1, 2014
Life Fellow E. Lee Reichert III
Apr 14, 2014, The National Law Journal
Life Fellow E. Lee Reichert III
Apr 14, 2014, The National Law Journal
Connecticut Fellow Barry C. Hawkins
Mar 20, 2014, The Courant
Kansas Life Fellow Hon. Christel Marquardt
Mar 13, 2014, The Topeka Capital-Journal
Minnesota State Co-Chair and Fellow Barbara Gislason
Mar 6, 2014
Minnesota Fellow Peter M. Reyes
Mar 6, 2014
Minnesota Life Fellow David Brink
Feb 25, 2014, Minnesota Lawyer
North Carolina Fellow John R. Wester
Feb 21, 2014
Illinois Fellow Scott Wesley Henry
Feb 2, 2014
New York Fellow Glenn Lau-Kee
Jan 31, 2014
New York State Co-Chair and Life Fellow Sharon Stern Gerstman
Jan 31, 2014
PA Life Benefactor Fellow Lynne Gold-Bikin and Former Fellow and Former Fellow Albert Momjian
Jan 27, 2014, The Pennsylvania Record
Florida Fellow Jason E. Havens
Jan 17, 2014
Tennessee Life Fellow T. Maxfield Bahner
Jan 14, 2014, The Chattanoogan.com
Kansas Fellow F. James Robinson, Jr.
Dec 20, 2013
Myles Lynk, Immediate Past Chair of The Fellows
Dec 17, 2013
Oklahoma Fellow Renee DeMoss
Dec 1, 2013, KRMG.com
Pennsylvania Fellow Michael J. engle
Nov 18, 2013
Massachusetts Life Fellow Paul W. Lee
Nov 15, 2013, Belmont Patch
New Jersey Life Fellow Judge Jack Lintner
Nov 7, 2013, NJ.com
Alaska State Co-Chair and Fellow Margaret Stock
Sep 25, 2013
Michigan Life Fellow Philip J. Kessler
Sep 24, 2013
Florida Life Fellow Richard A. Gilbert
Sep 24, 2013
Florida Sustaining Life Fellow Stephen Zack
Sep 13, 2013, Miami Herald Business
Illinois Fellow Lily Rin-Laures
Sep 11, 2013, Business Wire
Florida Life Fellow Professor Bruce R. Jacob
Jul 25, 2013
California State Co-Chair and Life Fellow Pauline Weaver
Jul 16, 2013
Florida Life Fellow Robert C. Josefsberg
Jul 2, 2013, The Florida Bar Foundation
Maryland Fellow Eric Orlinsky
Jul 1, 2013, John Hopkins Magazine
Pennsylvania Fellow Natalie Diane Ramsey
Jun 26, 2013, University of Delaware Daily
Life Fellow and Fellows State Chair of South Dakota Thomas Earl Geu
May 20, 2013
Life Patron Fellow, ABF Board Member, and Former Chair of The Fellows Leonard H. Gilbert
May 13, 2013
Illinois Life Fellow The Honorable Carole Kamin Bellows
Mar 17, 2013, Wilmette-Kenilworth Patch
California Fellow and Past California Fellows State Chair Laura Farber
Feb 26, 2013

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