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The Missouri Bar - Archive (awards)

2022
October
03,
2022
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
Described as a “lifelong public defender,” Charles Hoskins posthumously received this year’s Defender of Distinction Award from the Missouri Public Defender Commission for exemplifying the ideal of public defense.Hoskins was a lawyer with the Missour...
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September
15,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
Hon. Joe Hensley was honored with the 2022 Theodore McMillian Judicial Excellence Award for his integrity and leadership in the courtroom.Established by The Missouri Bar Board of Governors in 2004, the award recognizes judges who have inspired others...
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September
12,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
Missouri Bar President John Grimm awarded the 2022 President’s Awards to W. Dudley McCarter and Scott Vincent for their commitment to educating lawyers through their Journal of The Missouri Bar columns.Given by the president of The Missouri Bar, the ...
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September
08,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
Hon. Fernando J. Gaitan Jr., Chuck Henson, and Alan D. Pratzel were named this year’s Spurgeon Smithson Award recipients for their contributions toward increasing the quality of justice.Established in 1976, the Spurgeon Smithson Awards recognize judg...
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September
06,
2022
| 12:31 PM America/Chicago
Erlene W. Krigel was selected as this year’s Michael R. Roser Excellence in Bankruptcy Award for her achievements in bankruptcy law.The Bankruptcy-Creditors and Debtors Rights Committee (formerly the Commercial Law Committee) of The Missouri Bar give...
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August
30,
2022
| 15:11 PM America/Chicago
For their exceptional professionalism as Missouri lawyers, Dana Tippin Cutler and Doreen Dodson received this year’s Purcell Professionalism Award.Named after former Missouri Bar President Martin J. Purcell, the Purcell Professionalism Award recogniz...
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August
25,
2022
| 09:33 AM America/Chicago
The David J. Dixon Appellate Advocacy Award was created by The Missouri Bar Foundation to recognize outstanding achievement in appellate practice by young members of The Missouri Bar. The award is named after the late Judge Dixon, whose tenacity, pro...
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August
17,
2022
| 12:55 PM America/Chicago
Christopher L. Accurso, Tim Cronin, and Philip M. Fuhrman received this year’s Lon O. Hocker Awards for their commendable work as trial lawyers.The Missouri Bar Foundation awards the Lon O. Hocker Award to three trial lawyers under the age of 40 who ...
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August
11,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
Anthony Meyer received this year’s W. Oliver Rasch Award for his in-depth article, “Standing in Missouri’s Federal and State Courts” in the May/June 2021 Journal of The Missouri Bar.The Missouri Bar Foundation gives the award to authors who write sta...
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August
09,
2022
| 09:47 AM America/Chicago
Three Missouri lawyers were recognized for their outstanding legal achievements in family law during the 2022 annual Family Law Conference Aug. 5.Karen DeLuccie, 2022 winner“Strength,” Joe O’Hara said. “There’s nothing stronger than love.”Love and st...
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August
03,
2022
| 14:37 PM America/Chicago
The Liberty Bell Award acknowledges a non-lawyer or non-legal organization engaged in public service activities that enhance the legal community or are dedicated to the advancement of justice. This year’s Liberty Bell Award recipient, The Timothy Fou...
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May
17,
2022
| 14:27 PM America/Chicago
Since 1994, The Missouri Bar’s Bankruptcy Creditor - Debtor Rights Committee honors the memory of prominent Kansas City lawyer, Michael R. Roser, by presenting an award named for him.The Michael R. Roser Excellence in Bankruptcy Award is given to an ...
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April
05,
2022
| 10:11 AM America/Chicago
The 22nd Judicial Circuit Court of the State of Missouri, which proudly serves the City of St. Louis, is pleased to share that its award-winning treatment court program was honored today by the Missouri Association of Treatment Court Professionals fo...
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2021
November
04,
2021
| 15:28 PM America/Chicago
The legal profession can be stressful, but lawyers don’t have to face burnout, substance issues, depression, and other personal concerns alone. Each year, The Missouri Lawyers’ Assistance Program (MOLAP) recognizes individuals who have contributed to...
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October
27,
2021
| 07:15 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar annually recognizes lawmakers making significant contributions to legislation that affects the administration of justice and the integrity of the judiciary. This year, five legislators are being recognized for key roles in securing f...
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October
22,
2021
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
Danielle Atchison, Matt DePaz, and David McCain were honored with this year’s Young Lawyers’ Section Chair Awards for their contributions to improving the section and profession. Atchison is a business immigration lawyer at Mdivani Corporate Immigrat...
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October
13,
2021
| 08:14 AM America/Chicago
Will Goldstein, Tamar E. Hodges, Roland B. Miller III, Erica Mynarich, and Patricia D. Perkins received this year’s Pro Bono Publico Awards for their commitment to helping Missouri residents by providing free or reduced-fee services. Through the awar...
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September
29,
2021
| 16:23 PM America/Chicago
In conjunction with The Missouri Bar’s annual meeting, the Missouri Public Defender Commission selects a public defender who exemplifies the ideal of public defense for the Defender of Distinction award each year.  This year’s honoree is David Wieger...
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September
23,
2021
| 11:45 AM America/Chicago
Hon. George W. Draper III, Hon. Patricia S. Joyce, and Hon. Roger M. Prokes received this year’s Theodore McMillian Judicial Excellence Award. Established by The Missouri Bar Board of Governors in 2004, the award recognizes judges who have inspired o...
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September
22,
2021
| 11:45 AM America/Chicago
Missouri Bar 2020-21 President John Gunn recognized Athena Dickson, Whittney Dunn, Mischa Buford Epps, and Erica Mynarich with this year’s President’s Awards for their contributions to helping lawyers even better serve their clients. Given by the pre...
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September
13,
2021
| 14:25 PM America/Chicago
Lee J. Viorel, a partner at Lowther Johnson in Springfield, has been selected for the 2021 Michael R. Roser Excellence in Bankruptcy Award.The Bankruptcy Creditor-Debtor Rights Committee of The Missouri Bar gives the award to a lawyer who manifests t...
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September
09,
2021
| 11:03 AM America/Chicago
Judge Laura Denvir Stith, S. David Mitchell, and Richard Steele were honored with The Missouri Bar Foundation’s 2021 Spurgeon Smithson Awards. Established in 1976, the Spurgeon Smithson Awards recognize judges, law teachers, and/or lawyers who have p...
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September
02,
2021
| 06:10 AM America/Chicago
Hon. David C. Mason and Scott S. Bethune were selected as the 2021 Missouri Bar Foundation Purcell Professionalism Award recipients.Named after former Missouri Bar President Martin J. Purcell, the Purcell Professionalism Award recognizes Missouri law...
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August
24,
2021
| 10:28 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar Foundation recently selected three lawyers for the 2021 David J. Dixon Appellate Advocacy Awards. This award was created by The Missouri Bar Foundation to recognize outstanding achievement in appellate practice by young lawyers pract...
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August
18,
2021
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
Jordan Force, Brian Horneyer, and Jeffrey Q. McCarther received The Missouri Bar Foundation’s Lon O. Hocker Award for their exemplary qualities as trial lawyers. The Missouri Bar Foundation gives the Lon O. Hocker Award to three lawyers under the age...
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August
12,
2021
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
The Children’s Advocacy Services of Greater St. Louis was awarded the 2021 Missouri Bar Young Lawyers’ Section Liberty Bell Award for its services to thousands of child victims and their families, aiding the justice system and legal community. The Li...
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August
11,
2021
| 08:23 AM America/Chicago
Sarah Bardol received the Tom Cochran Community Service Award for hosting and organizing numerous community service projects in the state. Presented by The Missouri Bar Young Lawyers’ Section, the Tom Cochran Community Service Award recognizes a bar ...
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August
06,
2021
| 10:02 AM America/Chicago
Rebecca L. Leonard received this year’s Roger P. Krumm Family Law Award for her dedication to improving the practice of family law. The Family Law Section of The Missouri Bar presents the annual award to a family law lawyer who has shown a high level...
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August
06,
2021
| 08:25 AM America/Chicago
Timothy F. McCurdy received The Missouri Bar Foundation’s 2021 W. Oliver Rasch Award for his Journal of The Missouri Bar article regarding eliminating discrimination during jury selection. The Journal’s Editorial Board created the award in 1986 to re...
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