PBCBA BAR BULLETINS pbcba_bulletin_april 2018 - Page 20

BENCH BAR H i g h l i g h t s This year’s Bench Bar Conference was held at the Palm Beach Convention Center and included 27 sessions, luncheon with keynote speaker Palm Beach County Commissioner David Kerner, Professionalism and Diversity Awards, 23 exhibitors, and a cocktail reception. This conference takes a year to plan. A special thank you to our hard working co-chairs, judges, moderators and panelists for making the day another great success! Judge Lou Delgado and Ken Ronan U.S. District Court Judge William Matthewman and Jason Lazarus Judges Howard Coates and Kathleen Kroll Bench Bar Co-Chairs Santo DiGangi and Lawonda Warren along with Keynote Speaker David Kerner F. Malcolm Cunningham and Charles Bennardini Judge Joseph Marx, Chief Judge Krista Marx and Zachary Rothman Masimba Mutamba, Stephanie Myron and Rachel Bentley Michael Mopsick and Bob Bertisch Bar President Sia Baker-Barnes, Sidney A. Stubbs Professionalism Award Winner Patricia Lowry, the Edward Rodgers Diversity Award Winner JulieAnn Rico Law students giving session directions lead by Jean Marie Middleton (third from left) PBCBA BAR BULLETIN 20