Collegial Lawyer Award
The 9JDBA Collegiality Award is granted to one member of the bar association annually who exhibits traits of enthusiasm, professionalism, and general good cheer. A Collegial Lawyer acts as an effective and zealous advocate for their clients while maintaining positivity, courtesy, and healthy communication in even the most contentious cases. The Collegial Lawyer also contributes positively to the 9JDBA and the legal community through their engagement and service. The Collegial Lawyer treats all individuals involved in the legal system with respect, dignity, and kindness.