Judge Bernice Donald Wins Liberty Award from ABA’s TIPS Section
Posted Jun 13, 2008 6:30 PM CDT
By Martha Neil
A federal district court judge in Tennessee has been named a recipient of an inaugural ABA Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section Liberty Achievement Award.
A former member of the ABA Board of Governors and House of Delegates, Donald is the secretary-elect of the association, and will assume the position of secretary for a three-year term at the close of the ABA Annual Meeting this August. She is the first African-American woman in this role. Donald also is a member of the ABA Journal Board of Editors.
The award will be presented to the judge on Aug. 8 at the ABA's Annual Meeting in New York .
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