Herbert G. Goldburg Memorial Award

The Herbert G. Goldburg Award is the highest award given by the HCBA Trial and Litigation Section to a trial lawyer who, during the course of a distinguished career, has exhibited fairness, integrity, courtesy, zeal, forensic skill, legal acumen, good sense, and respect for fellow lawyers.

 

Past recipients of the Herbert G. Goldburg Award:

 

                                    1986    William A. Gillen Jr.

                                    1987    A. Broddus Livingston

                                    1988    Ralph C. Dell

                                    1989    Judge Vernon W. Evans Jr.

                                    1990    Manuel Garcia

                                    1991    Ronald K. Cacciatore

                                    1992    Dewey R. Villereal

                                    1993    C. Lawrence Stagg

                                    1994    William M. James Jr.

                                    1995    Thomas C. MacDonald Jr.

                                    1996    Bill Wagner

                                    1997    Marvin E. Barkin

                                    1998    Sylvia H. Walbolt

                                    1999    Anthony W. Cunningham

                                    2000    A. Dallas Albritton

                                    2001    John F. Germany

                                    2002    William Reese Smith

                                    2003    Michael L. Kinney

                                    2004    Delano S. Stewart

                                    2005    David G. Hanlon

                                    2006    Robert E. Banker

                                    2007    John F. Rudy II

                                    2008    Stephen W. Sessums

                                    2009    Gwynne A. Young
                                    2010    Roger A. Vaughan, Jr.
                                    2011    Benjamin H. Hill, III

 

James Kynes Memorial “In the Trenches” Award for Criminal Trial Practice  
The James Kynes Memorial “In the Trenches” Award for Criminal Trial Practice is given by the HCBA Trial and Litigation Section to a criminal trial lawyer who demonstrates ongoing efforts and recent or current accomplishments in the representation of clients in the criminal court system.

Past recipients of the James Kynes Memorial “In the Trenches” Award for Criminal Trial Practice include:

                     

1989     C. Tiny Geiger

                                    1990    Richardo A. Fernandez

                                    1991    Andrew M. O'Malley

                                    1994    Michael A. Bedke

                                    1995    Gary R. Trombley

                                    1996    John J. Skye

                                    1997    Stephen M. Crawford

                                    1998    John M. Fitzgibbons

                                    1999    Robert P. Polli

                                    2000    Marcelino J. Huerta

                                    2001    Barry A. Cohen

                                    2002    Robert Mosakowski

                                    2003    James J. Pruner

                                    2004    Deborah A. Goins

                                    2005    Eduardo A. Suarez and Robert A. Shimberg

                                    2006    Tracy Sheehan

                                    2007    Jay G. Trezevant

                                    2008    Greg W. Kehoe

                                    2009    Morris "Sandy" Weinberg  

2010    William F. Jung
            2011    John F. Lauro

 

Michael A. Fogarty Memorial “In the Trenches” Award for Civil Trial Practice 
The Michael A. Fogarty Memorial “In the Trenches” Award for Civil Trial Practice is given by the HCBA Trial Lawyers’ Section to a civil trial lawyer who demonstrates excellence and integrity in civil trial advocacy, and ongoing efforts and recent or current accomplishments in the representation of clients in the civil court system.

 

Past recipients of the Michael A. Fogarty Memorial “In the Trenches” Award for Civil Trial Practice:

 

1993    John J. McLaughlin
            1994    Michael A. Fogarty

                                    1995    Martin L. Garcia

                                    1996    James D. Clark

                                    1997    Herbert M. Berkowitz

                                    1998    Michael C. Addison

                                    1999    Robert V. Williams

                                    2000    Benjamin H. Hill, III

                                    2001    Thomas M. Gonzalez

                                                Warren Hope Dawson

                                    2002    David A. Maney

                                    2003    Richard A. Gilbert

                                    2004    Christopher C. Knopik

                                    2005    Mark P. Buell

                                    2006    Joseph H. Varner

                                    2007    Thomas J. Roehn

                                    2008    Michael S. Hooker

                                    2009    Patrick H. Dekle

2010    James W. Clark
            2011    William A. Hahn

 Court Family Award  
The Court Family Award is given by the HCBA Trial and Litigation Section to a deserving member of the state or federal court support staff, who has demonstrated ongoing courtesy, consideration, and professionalism toward members of the Bar.

                                  2009 Judy Williams
                                  2010 Charlotte McLaurin

                                  2011 Marie Folsom