The Daily Record Announces 2023 Leaders in Law
Baltimore, Md., (March 3, 2023) — The Daily Record has named William H. Thrush, Jr., Managing Partner, Friedman, Framme & Thrush, PA to its 2023 listing of Leaders in Law.
Through Leaders in Law, The Daily Record and the Maryland State Bar Association honor outstanding legal professionals across Maryland who are serving businesses, clients and individuals and making communities stronger.
Awards are presented in the following categories: Alternative Dispute Resolution, Dealmakers, Generation J.D., Justice Champion, Law Firm Innovation, Law Firm Support Staff, Leadership in Law, Lifetime Achievement and Paralegal.
The top winner of this year’s Leaders in Law award will be announced April 25. The honoree will be determined by a vote of this year’s Leaders in Law winners.
“The 2023 Leaders in Law honorees demonstrate outstanding excellence and achievement in the legal profession. They work tirelessly to uphold high legal standards, and they play critical roles serving businesses, clients and individuals,” said Suzanne Fischer-Huettner, managing director of The Daily Record/BridgeTower Media. “Along with our event partner, the Maryland State Bar Association, we at The Daily Record are pleased to shine a spotlight on this year’s winners.”
The winners will be honored at a celebration April 25 from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at the Hilton Baltimore, BWI Airport, 1739 West Nursery Road in Linthicum Heights. Registration, networking, and food and drink pairings begin at 4:30 p.m., with the awards presentation at 5:30 p.m. followed by dessert and additional networking opportunities at 6:30 p.m.
Attendance is limited. Honorees and sponsors get the first chance to secure tables. Sponsorship includes a table for guests, multimedia marketing, an ad in the awards publication, logo usage and more. To secure a sponsorship, contact Suzanne Fischer-Huettner at firstname.lastname@example.org. The event hashtag is #TDRevents.
Winners will be profiled in a special magazine that will be inserted into the April 26 issue of The Daily Record and will be available online at TheDailyRecord.com.
The Presenting Sponsor is the Maryland State Bar Association.
For more information and updated sponsorship information about The Daily Record’s 2023 Leaders in Law, visit www.TheDailyRecord.com.
About The Daily Record
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2023 Leaders in Law Honorees
Alternative Dispute Resolution
David Bulitt, Joseph Greenwald and Laake PA
Christopher Page, Conflict Resolution Center of Montgomery County
Brian Kelly, McGuireWoods LLP
Anthony Rosso, Venable LLP
Kaitlin Corey, Goodell, DeVries, Leech & Dann LLP
Sarah David, Office of the State Prosecutor
Edward Healy, Wright, Constable & Skeen LLP
William (Bill) King, Venable LLP
Megan McGinnis, Miles & Stockbridge
Kisha Brown, Justis Connection
Law Firm Innovation
James Shoemaker, Miles & Stockbridge
Law Firm Support Staff
Eric Hightower, Wright Constable & Skeen LLP
Katelyn Schmidt, Kramon & Graham, PA
Leadership in Law
Jennifer Alexander, McNamee Hosea PA
Monica Basche, Brown, Goldstein & Levy LLP
James Bragdon, Gallagher Evelius & Jones LLP
The Honorable Bethamy Brinkley, Maryland State Board of Contract Appeals
The Honorable L. Robert Cooper, District Court of Maryland
Paul Griffin, Child Justice Inc.
Sara Gross, Baltimore City Department of Law
Erica LeMon, Maryland Legal Aid
The Honorable Amy Lorenzini, Circuit Court for St. Mary’s County, Maryland
Eric McLauchlin, Pessin Katz Law PA
Matthew Pavlides, Stein Sperling Bennett De Jong Driscoll PC
Kelly Preteroti, Baker Donelson
Craig Roswell, Niles, Barton & Wilmer
David Shapiro, Paley, Rothman, Goldstein, Rosenberg, Eig & Cooper Chtd.
Indira Sharma, Saul Ewing LLP
Deborah Thompson, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough
William H. Thrush, Jr., Friedman, Framme & Thrush PA
Heather Warnken, University of Baltimore School of Law
Kurt Wolfgang, Maryland Crime Victims’ Resource Center
Paul Bekman, Bekman, Marder, Hopper, Malarkey & Perlin LLC
Alan Cason, McGuireWoods LLP
Stuart Simms, Retired/Attorney
Carol Ann Smith, Office of the Maryland Attorney General
Cynthia Cummings, Child Justice Inc.
Eric Lapp, Lawrence Law LLC