CONTACT: Maggie Ostrowski
Columbus, Ohio (March 2, 2017) – The president of the Ohio State Bar Association (OSBA) will visit Piqua on Tuesday, March 21, 2017, where he will recognize area attorneys for their service to the profession and the community.
Ronald S. Kopp, 2016-2017 OSBA President, will address the OSBA District 2 Annual Meeting at the Piqua Country Club (9812 N. Country Club Rd. Piqua, OH 45356). OSBA District 2 includes 1199 members who practice in Darke, Miami, Montgomery, Preble and Shelby counties. Members to be honored include*:
For 65 years in practice and service to the profession:
Judge William A. Clark of Dayton
Louis E. Tracy of West Carrollton
For 50 years in practice and service to the profession:
Wayne H. Dawson of Dayton
Robert L. Deddens of Dayton
Patrick A. Flanagan of Dayton
Ralph F. Keister of Sidney
John F. Lenehan of Dayton
Jack L. Neuenschwander of Piqua
Paul B. Roderer of Dayton
Joel S. Shapiro of Dayton
William A. Shira III of Beavercreek
Larry A. Smith of Dayton
James I. Weprin of Dayton
The Ohio State Bar Foundation will also present its Community Service Award for Attorneys 40 and Under to Jonathan E. Faulkner of Dayton.
Judge James F. Stevenson, District 2 representative to the OSBA Board of Governors will preside over the meeting, which begins at 11:30 a.m., and will include the election of six members to the OSBA Council of Delegates—all with terms commencing on July 1, 2017.
An hour-long continuing legal education (CLE) seminar titled "The Future of the Profession – Challenges and Opportunities" will be offered as part of the luncheon program. After the luncheon meeting and recognition, an optional 2.5-hour CLE professional conduct seminar will be offered from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. Young lawyers (age 36 or younger or in practice five years or less) who register before March 14, can attend the luncheon, including the one-hour luncheon seminar and the post luncheon seminar, at no charge.
For registration details, visit: https://yourosba.ohiobar.org/find-products?q=district2.
*Note: All honorees have been invited, but may not be present at the luncheon. Please contact Maggie at (614) 487-4425 or firstname.lastname@example.org prior to the event for more information regarding individual honorees.