When You Hear These Descriptions,
What Lawyers Do You Think Of?
The Themis Award is the highest award given by the Cincinnati Bar
Association for truly extraordinary service by an attorney to the Cincinnati Bar
Association, the legal profession and/or the general community. The recipient
must display a high level of commitment, dedication or courage.
The Trustees’ Award is presented for outstanding service by an attorney to the
Cincinnati Bar Association, the legal profession and/or the general community.
All replies and nominations are handled in the strictest confidence. Awards are presented at the CBA Annual Meeting April 26, 2013.
to the Practice of Law.
Civility and Ethics.
John W. Warrington
Community Service Award
Presented in memory of John W. Warrington, this award recognizes
an attorney who has performed extraordinary volunteer community
service. The recipient must be a CBA member and must have spent a
minimum of three years as an attorney.
To nominate someone for this award, please visit the CBA Community
Service Committee page at
or contact LaDonna Wallace
Smith at (513) 699-1392 or
by Dec. 9.
John P . Kiely
This award recognizes a trial lawyer for possessing
outstanding trial skills and demonstrating the highest
degree of professionalism, civility and ethical standards in
his or her daily practice. Nominees must be members of the
Cincinnati Bar Association.
To nominate someone for this award in honor of attorney John P.
Kiely, please contact Maria Palermo by Jan. 31 at (513) 699-1402 or
The Cincinnati Bar Association is accepting nominations for the
following awards to be presented at the CBA’s 2013 Annual Meeting.
All replies will be handled with the strictest confidence.
To nominate someone for either of the above awards, please direct your nominations to the
CBA Awards Committee, Cincinnati Bar Association, 225 E. Sixth Street, Second Floor,
Cincinnati, OH 45202 by January 18.