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The following awards will be presented at the Midyear Membership Meeting on February 16, 2018, in Manchester.

Distinguished Service to the Public Award


Chief Justice Dalianis

Chief Justice Linda Dalianis is the 2018 award recipient for Distinguished Service to the Public Award.

This award is presented to the nominee who best exhibits service to the public on behalf of the administration of justice.

Vickie M. Bunnell Award for Community Service


H. Alfred Casassa

H. Alfred Casassa is the 2018 award recipient for Vickie M. Bunnell Award for Community Service.

Instituted in 1998 to honor the memory of Vickie M. Bunnell "A Country Lawyer" and to applaud the community spirit that is a hallmark of our profession this award is presented to an attorney from a small firm (four or fewer attorneys) who has exhibited dedication and devotion to community by giving of their time and talents, legal or otherwise.

Outstanding Service in Public Sector/Public Interest Law Award


Betsy Paine

Betsy Paine of CASA of NH is the 2018 award recipient for Outstanding Service in Public Sector / Public Interest Law Award.

This award is presented to a member of the New Hampshire Bar, or an organization employing eligible members, who, at the time of the nomination, have at least five years of service, up to and including the time of the nomination, in government service, military service, law enforcement, public interest law services (including prosecution, public defense, legal advocacy in low-income communities or for individuals with disabilities at a nonprofit organization), or at an organization that is described in section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and exempt from taxation under section 501(a) of such Code. Qualified individuals/organizations may be nominated more than once.

2018 Pro Bono Award Recipients

L. Jonathan Ross Award for Outstanding Commitment to Legal Services for the Poor Rising Star Rising Star Distinguished Pro Bono Service Distinguished Pro Bono Service

Quentin J. Blaine
Blaine Law Office PLLC, Plymouth, NH

Kristin G. Fields
Martin Lord & Osman PA, Laconia, NH

Ashley B. Scott
McLane Middleton PA, Manchester, NH

David E. Barradale
Barradale O'Connell Newkirk & Dwyer PA, Bedford, NH

Robin J. Fisk
Fisk Law Office, Ashland, NH
Distinguished Pro Bono Service Distinguished Pro Bono Service Distinguished Pro Bono Service Distinguished Pro Bono Service Distinguished Pro Bono Service

Katherine J. Morneau
Law Office of Katherine J. Morneau PLLC, Nashua, NH

Mark C. Rouvalis
McLane Middleton PA, Manchester, NH

Justin C. Shepherd
Shepherd & Osborne PLLC, Nashua, NH

Philip H. Utter
Green & Utter PA, Manchester, NH

Lisa A. Wellman-Ally
Wellman-Ally Law PLLC, Claremont, NH

Past Midyear Meeting Award Recipients

View a list of past NH Bar Award Recipients.

Midyear Meeting Registration Information

Online registration for the 2018 Midyear Meeting has closed, but there are a few slots for in-person registrants, on a first-come, first-serve basis, at the event on Friday, Feb. 16, in Manchester.

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