December 15, 2014
Award Nominations Being Accepted
The Cincinnati Bar Association is accepting nominations for the following awards to be presented at the CBA’s 2015 Annual Meeting. All replies will be handled with the strictest confidence.
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, which displays a high level of commitment, dedication or courage.
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. Nominations will be accepted through January 23, 2015.
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 receipient 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 www.cincybar.ogr or contact LaDonna Wallace Smith at (513) 699-1392 or firstname.lastname@example.org. January 5 is the deadline for all submissions.
John P. Kiely Professionalism Award
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 email@example.com.