Past Award Winners

The Clarence Darrow Award

David Smith, 2016  Tony Colman  2015  Richard & Sharisse O'Carroll 2014  Winston H. Connor, II 2013
Jarrod Stevenson, 2012 Jackie Ford, 2011 Mark Kane, 2010 Cindy Viol, 2009

Richard Anderson, 2008

Paul "Tony" Lacy, 2006 Jack Dempsey Pointer, 2005 W. Creekmore Wallace III, 2004
Kevin D. Adams, 2003 Tamara Spradlin, 2002 Tim Wilson, 2001 R. Scott Adams, 2000
James H. Kemp, Jr., 1999 Albert J. Hoch, Jr., 1998 David T. McKenzie, 1997 Robert A. Ravitz, 1996
John W. Coyle, III, 1995 John Barry Albert, 1994 Barry Albert, 1993 Ronald Worthen, 1992
Gary Peterson, 1991 C. Merle Gile, 1990 David Autry, 1989 Irven R. Box, 1988
Mandy Welch, 1987 Brian T. Hermanson, 1986 Duane A. Woodliff, 1985 D.C. Thomas, 1984
Patrick A. Williams, 1983 Bill Heskett, 1982    

The Lord Thomas Erskine Award

Stephen G. Fabain , Jr.2016  Terry J. Hull  2015  J.W. Coyle, III 2014  2013 Not Awarded
Pete Silva, Jr., 2012 Robert Manchester III, 2011 Cindy Foley, 2010 Chris Eluberg, 2009
Cheryl Ramsey, 2008 Jack Dempsey Pointer, 2006 Paul Brunton, 2005 Garvin Issacs, 2004
Jack Gordon, Jr., 2003 Jim Rowan, 2002 not awarded, 2001 Mack K. Martin, 2000
Barry Albert, 1999 not awarded, 1998 Patrick Williams, 1997 not awarded, 1996
D.C. Thomas, 1995 Thomas Dee Frasier, 1994 Don Ed Payne, 1993 Honorable Ed Parks, 1992
not awarded, 1991 not awarded, 1990 not awarded, 1989 W. Creekmore Wallace III, 1988
Stephen Jones, 1987 T. Hurley Jordan, Jr. 1986 not awarded, 1985 Harold J. Singer, 1984
not awarded, 1983 not awarded, 1982    

The Thurgood Marshall Appellate Award

Lisbeth McCarty 2016  Thomas Purcell 2015 John M. Dunn, 2013  2012 Not Awarded
William H. Luker, 2011 Stuart Southerland, 2010 Kimberly D. Heinz, 2009 Barry Derryberry, 2008
Paula Alfred, 2007 Katrina Conrad-Legler, 2007 Andrea Digilio-Miller, 2006 Gloyd McCoy, 2006
Gail Gunning, 2005 Mark Hendricksen, 2004 Jack Fisher, 2003 Evans Chambers, 2002
Michael R. Wilds, 2002 Mark Hendricksen, 2001 Randy Bauman, 2001 Carolyn Merritt, 2000
Vicki Werneke, 2000      

The Richard F. McDivitt Founder's Award

D.C. Thomas, 2003 Richard F. McDivitt, 1995