136th Annual Awards Celebration presented by NOTA

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Meet Your 2023 Annual Awards Honorees


Lawyer of the Year Award

Michele A. Brown, Children’s Legal Center, Executive Director (1999-2023)

Hon. John T. Curtin Profiles in Courage Award

Hon. Susan M. Eagan, Erie County Court Judge

Outstanding Jurist Award

Hon. Acea M. Mosey, Erie County Surrogate’s Court Judge

Charles H. Dougherty Civility Award

Hon. David L. Edmunds, Jr., BAEC Past President, (ret.)

Award of Merit (posthumously)

Robert J. Feldman, Gross Shuman (1977-2022)

Special Service Award

Jill K. Bond, BAEC Immediate Past President, (ret.)


Thank you to Jeffery Freedman, Esq. for his generous donation to sponsor tickets for students this year!


Presenting Sponsor


Our Sponsors


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                       Charles J Sellers

                    Timothy O'Mara


      Nixon Peabody


Video Presentation brought to you by Riveter Design


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Nov 02 2023


5:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Seneca One Tower
Seneca One, 1 Seneca St, Buffalo, NY 14203


Bar Association of Erie County

The Results Are In! Here are your 2024-2025 BAEC Officers & Directors

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