HCBA History:

The Hillsborough County Bar Association is a non-profit professional association with over 3,700 members. Established in 1896, the HCBA works with attorneys in public practice in all areas of law, government, corporate attorneys, paralegals, student members and all judges. HCBA members have the benefit of a strong advocacy organization dedicated to unifying legal professionals under a high standard of ethics and professionalism.
 
HCBA Past Presidents:
 
1901               Joseph B. Wall
1902               Joseph B. Wall
1903               E.R. Gunby
1904               P.O. Knight
1905               William Hunter
1906               D. C. McMullen
1907               W.A. Carter
1908               S.B. Turman
1909               F.M. Simonton
1910               H.C. Gordon
1911               M.G. Gibbons
1912               M.G. Gibbons
1913               T.E. Lucas
1914               T.E. Lucas
1915               H.S. Hampton
1916               A.G. Turner
1917               T.M. Schackleford, Jr.
1918               G.E. Mabry
1919               M. Carabello
1920               John B. Sutton
1921               H.P. Macfarlane
1922               William H. Taliaferro
1923               J.W. Morris, Jr.
1924               Doyle E. Carlton
1925               T. Paine Kelly
1926               W. F. Himes
1927               R.E.L. Chancey
1928               H.S. Phillips
1929               C.M. Phipps
1930               George P. Raney, Sr.
1931               L.L. Parks
1932               C.B.Parkhill
1933               N.B.K. Pettingill/Milton Yeats
1934               H.P. Baya/Milton Yeats
1935               Miles Draper/Frank T. Phillips
1936               Cody Fowler/B.L. Cooper
1937               C. Edmund Worth/ William. E. Thompson
1938               Luther W. Cobbey
1939               Calvin Johnson
1940               John R. Himes
1941               Harry N. Sandler
1942               J.W.B. Shaw
1943               John Bull
1944               John Bell
1945               Charles H. Ross
1946               Oliver C. Maxwell
1947               Arthur S. Gibbons
1948               John Bell
1949               James M. "Red" McEwen
1950               Arthur L. Anderson
1951               Paul Game
1952               Paul Dixon
1953               William A. Gillen
1954               O.D. Howell
1955               Neil C. McMullen
1956               Don Gregory
1957               Ed Rood
1958               Norman Stallings
1959               Roger Flynn
1960               Thomas Alexander
1961               John J. Trenam
1962               Morison Buck
1963               Wm. Reece Smith, Jr.
1964               Tom Fairfield Brown
1965               A. Dallas Albritton
1966               J. Rex Farrior, Jr.
1967               David C.G. Kerr
1968               Lewis H. Hill, III
1969               Herboth S. Ryder
1970               C. Lawrence Stagg
1971               L. David Shear
1972               Don M. Stichter
1973               Ronald D. McCall
1974               Leonard H. Gilbert
1975               Ronald K. Cacciatore
1976               Joseph E. Melendi
1977               Stephen W. Sessums
1978               Louis W. Putney
1979               W. Crosby Few
1980               J. Fraser Himes
1981               Benjamin H. Hill, III
1982               C.T. Corcoran, III
1983               Bill McBride
1984               Thomas M. Gonzalez
1985               Michael A. Fogarty
1986               Thomas F. Icard, Jr.
1987               James S. Moody, Jr.
1988               Donald A. Gifford
1989               William E. Sizemore
1990               Ronald J. Russo
1991               Marsha G. Rydberg
1992               Mark P. Buell
1993               Tim V. Sullivan
1994               Ricardo Fernandez
1995               Richard A. Gilbert
1996               Emeline C. Acton
1997               R. Tom Elligett, Jr.
1998               Margaret D. Mathews
1999               John F. Rudy, II
2000               John Calhoun Bales
2001               Gwynne A. Young
2002               Michael S. Hooker
2003               Marian P. McCulloch
2004               William J. Schifino, Jr.
2005               Lansing C. Scriven
2006               Donald W. Stanley, Jr.
2007               Caroline K. Black
2008               Thomas R. Bopp
2009               Kenneth G. Turkel
2010       Amy S. Farrior
2011       Pedro F. Bajo, Jr
2012       Robert J. Nader