Bench & Bar

JUL 2018

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| JULY/AUGUST 2018 34 A lumni, family and friends gathered at the Lexington Hyatt Regency in June to honor the 2018 UK Law Alumni Association Hall of Fame Inductees and Alumni Awards winners. "We had a great turnout for the event and continue to be amazed at the strong alumni connections that have been made here at UK Law," said Stephen Milner, UK Law Alumni Association President. e UK Law Alumni Association Hall of Fame was established to acknowledge graduates of the College whose extraordinary pro- fessional success and contributions, profound positive influence on the College of Law, and high degree of character and integrity are recognized by their peers. Inclusion in the Hall of Fame is the highest honor bestowed by the Association. e 2018 Hall of Fame inductees are Barbara B. Edelman, Hon. omas B. Russell and Sheryl G. Snyder. BARBARA B. EDELMAN is a partner in the Lexington office of Dinsmore & Shohl. She serves on the firm's Board of Directors and its Executive Committee, and also heads the litigation department in the Lexington office. She is a 1977 graduate of the University of Kentucky College of Law and in 1974 earned her B.B.A. degree with Honors from the College of Business. She began her legal career in the Special Prosecutions Division of the Kentucky Attorney General's Office. She also served as Director of Litigation for the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government. Barbara was appointed to serve as an Assistant U.S. Attorney for the E.D. of KY where she prosecuted federal court cases and handled many high-profile cases involving white collar crime, murder for hire and public corruption. In 1987, she entered private practice and established herself as one of the premiere commercial litigators in Kentucky. Barbara is listed in Best Lawyers Appellate Law, Bet the Company, and Commercial U K L A W A L U M N I A S S O C I AT I O N R E C O G N I Z E S 2018 HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES A N D ALUMNI AWARDS RECIPIENTS Feels good to get a discount. Some discounts, coverages, payment plans and features are not available in all states or all GEICO companies. GEICO contracts with various membership entities and other organizations, but these entities do not underwrite the offered insurance products. Discount amount varies in some states. One group discount applicable per policy. Coverage is individual. In New York a premium reduction may be available. GEICO may not be involved in a formal relationship with each organization; however, you still may qualify for a special discount based on your membership, employment or affi liation with those organizations. GEICO is a registered service mark of Government Employees Insurance Company, Washington, D.C. 20076; a Berkshire Hathaway Inc. subsidiary. GEICO Gecko image © 1999-2017. © 2017 GEICO 1-800-368-2734 | Tell us you're a KENTUCKY BAR ASSOCIATION member and see how much you could save on auto insurance with a special member discount. COLUMNS

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