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Simon K. Walton Civil Justice Award

Each nominee must qualify under the following criteria: The candidate shall be a person or organization who was injured and/or acted on behalf of injured consumers. The candidate, through his/her work, demonstrated a compassion and commitment to keeping Maryland families safe through advocacy, on behalf of Maryland consumers, and/or on behalf of those seeking to advance or preserve access to the courts.

Nominations may come from a variety of sources: the general public, attorneys, and MAJ members. Up to three (3) finalists will be chosen by the Executive Committee. The winner is voted upon by the Board of Governors.

 

2002
Trial Lawyers Care, Inc.

2003
No Recipient

2004
The Hon. Thomas V. (Mike) Miller, Jr.

2005
Michael Bennett
Woodrow “Woody” Townshend
Melanie Townshend

2006
Andrew H. Kahn

2007
Steven J. Kanstoroom

2008
Richard S. Taylor

2009
Diana Levine
Richard I. Rubin
David C. Frederick

2010
Congressman Bruce Braley

2011
Peter A. Holland

2012
Susan A. Saladoff


2013
Schochor, Federico & Staton, P.A.

2014
Joel Feldman
End Distracted Driving

2015
Susan Yum

2016
Perry Hopkins
Communities United

2017
Kerry Monaghan
The Allen Family

2018
Erik A. Atas
Zirkin & Schmerling Law

2019
Richard S. Gordon

 


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