The Atlanta Bar Association Litigation Section Justice Logan E. Bleckley Award

The following is the text of the Resolution adopted by the Litigation Section creating an annual award to honor the judiciary.

Resolution

WHEREAS, the Litigation Section of the Atlanta Bar Association represents over 1,000 lawyers practicing before the various courts of Metropolitan Atlanta, and

WHEREAS
, the Litigation Section of the Atlanta Bar Association recognizes the substantial and essential contribution of the judges of our courts to the proper administration of justice, and

WHEREAS
, the judges of our various courts receive far too little recognition for their years of devoted public service, often made at great personal sacrifice, and

WHEREAS
, the Litigation Section of the Atlanta Bar Association deems it appropriate and in the public interest that the Litigation Section give special recognition to the substantial and essential contribution of the judges of our courts,

NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED
that the Litigation Section of the Atlanta Bar Association does hereby adopt and institute a permanent annual award to be known as THE LOGAN E. BLECKLEY AWARD of the Litigation Section of the Atlanta Bar Association, which award shall hereafter be conferred on an annual basis by the Board of Directors of the Litigation Section to one of the judges of the courts located in Metropolitan Atlanta in recognition of the dedication and outstanding public service of the members of our local judiciary.

Adopted by the Atlanta Bar Association Litigation Section Board of  Directors during 1988-1989, W. Fred Orr II, President

 

Event Information

Atlanta Bar Association | 229 Peachtree Street NE, Suite 400 | Atlanta, GA 30303 | 404.521.0781

Web Site Feedback | Disclaimer