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Annual Henry Hall Memorial Golf Tournament—Monday, June 8
Save the date for the annual Henry Hall Memorial Golf Tournament on Monday, June 8, at Hiwan Golf Club in Evergreen. A buffet lunch will begin at 12:00 p.m. with a 1:15 p.m., shotgun to follow. There will be two formats as in years past: the Champions division or best ball, and the Challenge division or scramble. Sign up as an individual or as an incomplete foursome and we will assign you to a team or help you complete your team. Please complete a registration form here. Questions? Contact Alexa Drago at

Seniors' Spring Banquet—Wednesday, June 3
Honor the DBA members who have been admitted to the bar for 50 years at the DBA Seniors’ Spring Banquet on Wednesday, June 3. The banquet will be held at the University Club, 1673 Sherman St. Drinks begin at 5:15 p.m., followed by dinner at 6 p.m., and the presentation of honorees at 7 p.m. Cost to attend is $50 and all are invited. RSVP with your meal choice (Beef, Chicken, or Vegetarian) and all attendee names to Alexa Drago or 303-824-5313. Click here to see a list of this year’s honorees.

Announcing the 2015 DBA Award Winners
The DBA Awards Committee has chosen winners for the following categories: Award of Merit, Young Lawyer of the Year, Volunteer of the Year, Judicial Excellence, Education in the Legal System and Outstanding Programs or Projects. Involvement with the DBA, community contributions outside the bar associations, career history, and accomplishments were all considered in the selection process. The winners listed below are outstanding individuals whom we would like to recognize publicly for their commitment to the legal field and our community at the DBA Annual Awards Ceremony and Reception on Thursday, July 9, at the Ralph Carr Justice Center. Thank you for inspiring us all!

Award of Merit: Charles C. Turner
Judicial Excellence: Ruben Hernandez
Young Lawyer of the Year: Gillian M. Bidgood
Volunteer of the Year: John M. McHugh
Education in the Legal System: Doug Wilhelm, Denver Public Schools Hamilton Middle School 8th Grade History Teacher Projects and Programs: Denver Bar Association Court Mediation Services Program

RSVP for the Annual Party on Thursday, July 9 at the Ralph Carr Justice Center. Ceremony starts at 5:30 p.m., reception at 6 p.m. Email or call 303-860-1115, ext. 727.