DVAP Award Recipients

2017 Annual Award Ceremony

DVAP annually presents awards to those that go above and beyond their call of duty. Their efforts are what make our organization a success. We would like to congratulate the recipients, listed below, for their outstanding efforts in the justice system!

  • Jack Fan was awarded Lawyer of the Year.
  • Judge Drew Ten Eyck was awarded The Hartman Judicial Pro Bono Service Award.
  • Sharon Campbell was awarded Outstanding Sole Practitioner.
  • Traci Boyle was awarded Pro Bono Coordinator of the Year.
  • Pamela St. John was awarded Outstanding Clinic Attorney of the West Dallas Clinic.
  • Bradley Johnson was awarded Outstanding Clinic Attorney of the Garland Legal Clinic.
  • Steve Riddiough was awarded Outstanding Clinic Attorney of the South Dallas Clinic.
  • Scott Robelen was awarded Outstanding Clinic Attorney of the East Dallas Clinic.
  • Dustin Mauck was awarded Outstanding VA Clinic Attorney.
  • K&L Gates was awarded Outstanding Clinic Sponsor.
  • Glenda Finkley was awarded Pro Bono Court Reporter of the Year.
  • Jeffery White was awarded Outstanding Court Personnel.
  • John VanBuskirk was awarded Outstanding Support Volunteer.
  • Jack Manning was awarded Outstanding Small Firm Lawyer.
  • Monique Goujat was awarded Outstanding Corporate Coordinator.
  • Jack Wilburn was awarded Ken Fuller Outstanding Mentor Attorney Award.
  • Baker Botts was awarded Law Firm of the Year.
  • Rob Crain was awarded The Pro Bono Appreciation Award.
  • Southwest Airlines was awarded Outstanding Clinic Sponsor.
  • Manning & Meyers was awarded The Gold Award for Firms with Under 50 Attorneys.
  • Sidley Austin was awarded The Gold Award for Firms with 50-100 Attorneys.
  • Norton Rose Fulbright was awarded The Gold Award for Firms with 101-149 Attorneys.
  • Haynes and Boone, LLP was awarded The Gold Award for Firms with over 150 Attorneys.
  • Kilpatrick Townsend was awarded The Silver Award for Firms with under 50 Attorneys.
  • Hunton & Williams LLP was awarded The Silver Award for Firms with 50-100 Attorneys.
  • Jones Day was awarded The Silver Award for Firms with 101-149 Attorneys.
  • Thompson & Knight was awarded The Silver Award for Firms with Over 150 Attorneys.
  • Morgan, Lewis & Bockius was awarded The Bronze Award for Firms with under 50 Attorneys.
  • Andrews Kurth was awarded The Bronze Award for Firms with 50-100 Attorneys.
  • Akin Gump was awarded The Bronze Award for Firms with 100-149 Attorneys.
  • Locke Lord LLP was awarded The Bronze Award for Firms with Over 150 Attorneys.

DVAP Award Recipients

2016 Annual Award Ceremony

DVAP annually presents awards to those that go above and beyond their call of duty. Their efforts are what make our organization a success. We would like to congratulate the recipients, listed below, for their outstanding efforts in the justice system!

  • Samuel C. Peca was awarded Lawyer of the Year.
  • Judge Tena Callahan was awarded The Hartman Judicial Pro Bono Service Award.
  • Margaret B. Spellings was awarded Outstanding Sole Practitioner.
  • Kathleen Tarbox Muñoz was awarded Pro Bono Coordinator of the Year.
  • William G. Milne was awarded Outstanding Clinic Attorney of the West Dallas Clinic.
  • Casey Meyers was awarded Outstanding Clinic Attorney of the Garland Legal Clinic.
  • Jack Manning was awarded Outstanding Clinic Attorney of the South Dallas Clinic.
  • David Weiner was awarded Outstanding Clinic Attorney of the East Dallas Clinic.
  • Jonathan Rosamond was awarded Outstanding VA Clinic Attorney.
  • Tenesha Shaw was awarded Pro Bono Court Reporter of the Year.
  • Twyla Weatherford was awarded Outstanding Court Personnel.
  • Gordon Hunter was awarded Outstanding Support Volunteer.
  • Ashlie Alaman Stampler was awarded Outstanding Corporate Attorney.
  • Tanner Hartnett was awarded Outstanding Small Firm Lawyer.
  • Norton Rose Fulbright was awarded Law Firm of the Year.
  • Raechel Parolisi was awarded The Lois Bacon Special Services Award.
  • Jerry Alexander was awarded The Pro Bono Appreciation Award.
  • Southwest Airlines was awarded Outstanding Clinic Sponsor.
  • Morgan, Lewis & Bockius was awarded The Gold Award for Firms with Under 50 Attorneys.
  • Andrews Kurth Kenyon LLP was awarded The Gold Award for Firms with 50-100 Attorneys.
  • Baker Botts was awarded The Gold Award for Firms with 101-149 Attorneys.
  • Haynes and Boone, LLP was awarded The Gold Award for Firms with over 150 Attorneys.
  • Cozen O’Connor was awarded The Silver Award for Firms with under 50 Attorneys.
  • Hunton & Williams LLP was awarded The Silver Award for Firms with 50-100 Attorneys.
  • Akin Group was awarded The Silver Award for Firms with 101-149 Attorneys.
  • Thompson & Knight was awarded The Silver Award for Firms with Over 150 Attorneys.
  • Bracewell LLP was awarded The Bronze Award for Firms with under 50 Attorneys.
  • Sidley Austin was awarded The Bronze Award for Firms with 50-100 Attorneys.
  • Jones Day was awarded The Bronze Award for Firms with 100-149 Attorneys.
  • Locke Lord LLP was awarded The Bronze Award for Firms with Over 150 Attorneys.

DVAP Award Recipients

2015 Annual Award Ceremony

DVAP annually presents awards to those that go above and beyond their call of duty. Their efforts are what make our organization a success. We would like to congratulate the recipients, listed below, for their outstanding efforts in the justice system!

  • Natalie Smeltzer was awarded Lawyer of the Year.
  • Judge Drew Ten Eyck was awarded The Hartman Judicial Pro Bono Service Award.
  • Debbie McComas was awarded Pro Bono Coordinator of the Year.
  • Martin LeNoir was awarded Outstanding Clinic Attorney of the West Dallas Clinic.
  • Jeremy Aleman was awarded Outstanding Clinic Attorney of the Garland Legal Clinic.
  • Lisa Shirley was awarded Outstanding Clinic Attorney of the South Dallas Clinic.
  • Artoush Varshosaz was awarded Outstanding Clinic Attorney of the East Dallas Clinic.
  • Jim Sargent was awarded Outstanding VA Clinic Attorney.
  • Elizabeth Griffin was awarded Pro Bono Court Reporter of the Year.
  • Jeffery White was awarded Outstanding Court Personnel.
  • Allen Mihecoby was awarded Outstanding Support Volunteer.
  • Jeffrey Moore was awarded Outstanding Corporate Attorney.
  • Andrews Kurth LLP was awarded Law Firm of the Year.
  • Bill Lamoreaux was awarded The Lois Bacon Special Services Award.
  • Brad Weber was awarded The Pro Bono Appreciation Award.
  • AT&T was awarded Outstanding Clinic Sponsor.
  • Susan Morris was awarded Outstanding Mentor Attorney.
  • Harriet Miers was awarded The Lisa Blue Baron Access to Justice Award.
  • Manning & Meyers was awarded The Gold Award for Firms with Under 50 Attorneys.
  • Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP was awarded The Gold Award for Firms with 50-100 Attorneys.
  • Baker Botts L.L.P. was awarded The Gold Award for Firms with 101-149 Attorneys.
  • Haynes and Boone, LLP was awarded The Gold Award for Firms with over 150 Attorneys.
  • MedAssets, Inc. was awarded The Silver Award for Firms with under 50 Attorneys.
  • Hunton & Williams LLP was awarded The Silver Award for Firms with 50-100 Attorneys.
  • Vinson & Elkins was awarded The Silver Award for Firms with 101-149 Attorneys.
  • Gardere was awarded The Silver Award for Firms with Over 150 Attorneys.
  • Cozen O’Conner was awarded The Bronze Award for Firms with under 50 Attorneys.
  • Squire Patton Boggs was awarded The Bronze Award for Firms with 50-100 Attorneys.
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP was awarded The Bronze Award for Firms with 100-149 Attorneys.
  • Locke Lord LLP was awarded The Bronze Award for Firms with Over 150 Attorneys.

DVAP Award Recipients

2014 Annual Award Ceremony

DVAP annually presents awards to those that go above and beyond their call of duty. Their efforts are what make our organization a success. We would like to congratulate the recipients, listed below, for their outstanding efforts in the justice system!

  • Sandra Fusco was awarded Lawyer of the Year.
  • Judge David Lopez was awarded The Hartman Judicial Pro Bono Service Award.
  • Alisa Richman was awarded Outstanding Sole Practitioner.
  • Basheer Ghorayeb was awarded Pro Bono Coordinator of the Year.
  • Pamela St. John was awarded Outstanding Clinic Attorney of the West Dallas Clinic.
  • Robert Nunnally was awarded Outstanding Clinic Attorney of the Garland Legal Clinic.
  • Valencia Carter was awarded Outstanding Clinic Attorney of the South Dallas Clinic.
  • Jarrett Reed was awarded Outstanding Clinic Attorney of the East Dallas Clinic.
  • Glenwood Hill was awarded Outstanding VA Clinic Attorney.
  • Glenda Finkley was awarded Pro Bono Court Reporter of the Year.
  • Twyla Weatherford was awarded Outstanding Court Personnel.
  • Ayo Olagbajo was awarded Outstanding Support Volunteer.
  • Ashlie Alaman was awarded Outstanding Corporate Attorney.
  • Reed Allmand was awarded The Lois Bacon Special Services Award.
  • Scott McElhaney was awarded The Pro Bono Appreciation Award.
  • MedAssets was awarded Outstanding Clinic Sponsor.
  • Walt Bondies was awarded Outstanding Mentor Attorney.
  • Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP was awarded The Lisa Blue Baron Access to Justice Award.
  • Bracewell & Giuliani LLP was awarded The Gold Award for Firms with Under 50 Attorneys.
  • Squire Patton Boggs was awarded The Gold Award for Firms with 50-100 Attorneys.
  • Baker Botts L.L.P. was awarded The Gold Award for Firms with 100-149 Attorneys.
  • Locke Lord LLP was awarded The Gold Award for Firms with over 150 Attorneys.
  • The Basset Firm was awarded The Silver Award for Firms with under 50 Attorneys.
  • Andrews Kurth LLP was awarded The Silver Award for Firms with 50-100 Attorneys.
  • Jones Day was awarded The Silver Award for Firms with 100-149 Attorneys.
  • Haynes and Boone, LLP was awarded The Silver Award for Firms with Over 150 Attorneys.
  • Cozen O’Conner was awarded The Bronze Award for Firms with under 50 Attorneys.
  • Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Blumenthal, LLP was awarded The Bronze Award for Firms with 50-100 Attorneys.
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP was awarded The Bronze Award for Firms with 100-149 Attorneys.
  • Thompson & Knight LLP was awarded The Bronze Award for Firms with Over 150 Attorneys.

DVAP Award Recipients

2013 Annual Award Ceremony

DVAP annually presents awards to those that go above and beyond their call of duty. Their efforts are what make our organization a success. We would like to congratulate the recipients, listed below, for their outstanding efforts in the justice system!

  • Victoria Neave was awarded Lawyer of the Year.
  • Judge Brenda Thompson was awarded The Hartman Judicial Pro Bono Service Award.
  • Camille Reed was awarded Outstanding New Pro Bono Lawyer.
  • Tricia DeLeon was awarded Pro Bono Coordinator of the Year.
  • Marvin Estes was awarded Outstanding Clinic Attorney of the West Dallas Clinic.
  • Bill Milne was awarded Outstanding Clinic Attorney of the Garland Legal Clinic.
  • Jeff Moore was awarded Outstanding Clinic Attorney of the South Dallas Clinic.
  • Scott Robelen was awarded Outstanding Clinic Attorney of the East Dallas Clinic.
  • Winifred Cannon was awarded Outstanding VA Clinic Attorney
  • Elizabeth Griffin was awarded Pro Bono Court Reporter of the Year.
  • Donna Hall was awarded Outstanding Court Personnel.
  • Jones Day was awarded Law Firm of the Year.
  • Risa Burgess was awarded Outstanding Support Volunteer.
  • Amy Bosway was awarded Outstanding Small Firm Lawyer.
  • Michael Hurst was awarded The Lois Bacon Special Services Award.
  • Sally Crawford was awarded The Pro Bono Appreciation Award.
  • K&L Gates LLP was awarded Outstanding Clinic Sponsor.
  • Jack Wilburn was awarded Outstanding Mentor Attorney.
  • Jay Patterson was awarded The Lisa Blue Baron Access to Justice Award.
  • Bracewell & Giuliani LLP was awarded The Gold Award for Firms with Under 50 Attorneys.
  • Patton Boggs LLP was awarded The Gold Award for Firms with 50-100 Attorneys.
  • Baker Botts L.L.P. was awarded The Gold Award for Firms with 100-149 Attorneys.
  • Locke Lord LLP was awarded The Gold Award for Firms with over 150 Attorneys.
  • Cozen O’Connor was awarded The Silver Award for Firms with under 50 Attorneys.
  • Weil, Gotshal & Manges, LLP was awarded The Silver Award for Firms with 50-100 Attorneys.
  • Vinson & Elkins LLP was awarded The Silver Award for Firms with 100-149 Attorneys.
  • Haynes and Boone, LLP was awarded The Silver Award for Firms with Over 150 Attorneys.
  • Alston & Bird LLPr was awarded The Bronze Award for Firms with under 50 Attorneys.
  • Andrews Kurth LLP was awarded The Bronze Award for Firms with 50-100 Attorneys.
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP was awarded The Bronze Award for Firms with 100-149 Attorneys.
  • Thompson & Knight LLP was awarded The Bronze Award for Firms with Over 150 Attorneys.