Virtual 2023 Distinguished Lawyer Memorial Reception
The 2023 Distinguished Lawyer Memorial Reception will honor the 2023 inductees who have demonstrated superior legal skills, high ethical standards, and service to their community. In addition, we will bring together the Honorees' families, friends, and colleagues to celebrate their distinguished careers and community service and honor their legacies.
Wednesday, May 24, 2023
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
While there is no cost to attend the DLM Ceremony, donations of $75 or more are strongly encouraged and appreciated.
To make a donation on behalf of a 2023 Distinguished Lawyer Memorial Honoree, click on their name below:
- James R. Dawe -
- Mary A. Franklin -
ABOUT THE DISTINGUISHED LAWYER MEMORIAL CEREMONY
The Distinguished Lawyer Memorial (DLM) gives special and permanent recognition to deceased lawyers and judges of the San Diego County Bar who demonstrated superior legal skills and high ethical standards. Our recipients have established a long track record of community and charitable work throughout careers of significant length. A list of those in the past may be viewed at www.sdcbf.org/honorees/
Recognition in the Distinguished Lawyer Memorial induction is permanent, and plaques honoring each inductee are located in the Hall of Justice.
ABOUT THE SAN DIEGO COUNTY BAR FOUNDATION
The San Diego County Bar Foundation is the charitable arm of the San Diego County legal community, and in partnership with the San Diego County Bar Association, strives to provide access to justice by investing in sustainable results and advocacy for people and communities in our region that that are impacted by poverty, abuse, and discrimination. In 2022, SDCBF awarded $448,500 to 24 non-profit organizations providing access to justice for people and communities most underserved throughout San Diego County. A list of grant recipients may be viewed at www.sdcbf.org/grant-programs.