Lee County Bar Association to honor 51 members at Pro Bono Awards Luncheon

The Lee County Bar Association (LCBA) invites the public to attend a special Pro Bono Awards Luncheon from 11 a.m. to noon on Friday, October 16 at the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center in Fort Myers to celebrate its member attorneys who go above and beyond to serve the community. An impressive 51 lawyers will be honored for serving as excellent representatives of their profession while making a positive impact by providing on those who most need help.

Please join the non-profit organization, whose mission includes serving the citizens of Lee County, as it awards the following outstanding professionals across five categories of awards:

Albert L. Alguadich, Vera Bergermann, Bill B. Berke, Karla Campos-Andersen, Arlene C. Chase, Lori W. Clifford, Ashley N. Czajkowski, Theresa Daniels, Anthony N. Deluccia, Jr. ,Joshua O. Dorcey, Kathy Dupuy-Bruno, Daniel J. Endrizal, III, Kelly L. Fayer, Norma Hand Brill, Ellie K. Harris, Harry A. Heist, Rosemary Hill-Baitson, Kim E. Howard, James E. Kerr, Diana L. Krueger, Natalie C. Lashway, Allen J. Levin, Jess W. Levins, Danielle M. Levy, Jason M. Lucas, Cathy L. Lucrezi, Amy L. McGarry, Lance M. McKinney, William P. Meehan, John B. Mizell, Roger O’Halloran, Antoinette M. Peck, The Hon. Gilberto Perez, Melody P. Porter, David C. Potter, Beth A. Prather, Kathryn E. Pugh, Eric A. Reyes, Jenny C. Seltzer, Paul B. Seusy, Stacy L. Sherman, Katheryn Smith Calvo, Mary Vlasak Snell, Steven C. Spence, David E. Steckler, Chene M. Thompson, Barbara M. Trescott, Claudia M. Volk, Phyllis A. Walker, Elizabeth A. Wolt and Robert D. Young

Reservations are required at www.leebar.org. Registration includes lunch, and is $15 for members, $25 non-members. In addition to the celebration of these deserving LCBA members, attendees at the luncheon will enjoy a presentation from the organization’s monthly featured non-profit, Animal Refuge Center.

Prior to the luncheon, the Tort Law Practice Section and Criminal Law Practice Section of the LCBA will present a Continuing Legal Education (CLE) presentation titled “Tactical Intimidation and the Professional Oath: Ethical and Professional Considerations for Litigation Adversaries” with a panel including the Honorable Josephine Gagliardi, the Honorable Ramiro Mañalich, former State Attorney Doug Malloy and Attorney Ken Oliver. Registration for the CLE and the Pro Bono Awards Luncheon is a combined cost of $35 for members, $60 non-members.

For more information about the LCBA, visit www.leebar.org or call (239) 334-0047.

About the Lee County Bar Association
The Lee County Bar Association, a 501c6 not-for-profit organization, has served the citizens and legal community of Lee County since 1949 and has a current membership of almost 800. For more information, visit www.leebar.org or contact President Anne Dalton, Esquire at (239) 337-7900 or adalton@daltonlegal.com or Executive Director Sharon Brotherton at (239) 334-0047.

This article was submitted by a Guest Author of the Above Board Chamber.