Each of the students participated in the Association’s annual scholarship challenge, which asks applicants to submit information about their community service and their academics along with an essay discussing their personal positions on body cameras on police officers. A panel of judges including Keating Wagner Polidori Free attorneys Larry Free and Christina Habas reviewed all of the applications before selecting the winners. Read more
Habas Honored by Defense Lawyers
Keating Wagner Polidori Free shareholder Christina Habas recently received an award from the Colorado Defense Lawyers Association as part of Legal Professionalism Month. The Defense Lawyers Association honored Habas with the 2015 Professionalism Award at a dual ceremony where the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association also honored a defense attorney. The event also included a panel discussion with three Colorado Supreme Court Justices including Chief Justice Nancy Rice and justices Brian Boatright and Rich Gabriel.
The two lawyer associations have jointly honored one member from the opposing side each October as part of the state’s Legal Professionalism Month, which aims to raise the bar regarding legal ethics and professionalism inside and out of the courtroom.