Congratulations CWBA Foundation's
11th Annual "Raising the Bar" Honorees
Each year, the CWBA Foundation honors women lawyers who have made a difference in our communities and have “raised the bar” for all of us. The evening is always a memorable one with about 400 attendees gathering to celebrate the accomplishments of our honorees and to thank them for paving the way for other women in Colorado and around the nation.
On September 8, 2016, the CWBA Foundation celebrated:
"Women Lawyers Who Raise the Bar by Maintaining a Significant and Sustained Commitment to Pro Bono Services"
CWBA Foundation is proud to honor four amazing women, who included:
The CWBAF was founded in 1988 to implement the charitable and education work of the CWBA, to promote the advancement of women in the law, and to protect and promote the welfare of all women.
Past "Raising the Bar" Honorees:
9-10-2015 - Honoring "Women to Watch: Five Female Attorneys Who Will Make An Impact Over The Next 10 Years"
9-04-2014 - Honoring "Legal Educators Who Have Raised the Bar"
9-06-2012 - Honoring the "Second Wave," the second generation of
9-01-2011 - Honoring Colorado Women "Famous Firsts"
9-09-2008 - Honoring "Colorado's Former And Present Women Chief or Presiding Judge"
Karen Ashby, Roxain Bailin, Mary Celeste, Janice Davidson, Sharon Hansen, Marcia Krieger, Mary Mullarkey, Connie Peterson, Cheryl Post, Stephanie Seymour, Jean Stewart, Deanell Reece Tacha
Susan Barnes, Kathy Bonham, Wendy Davis, Cathlin Donnell, Natalie Ellwood, Pam Gordon, Amy Greenfield, Mary Hoagland, Barbara Jacoby, Frances A. Koncilja, Leslie Lawson, Eileen Lerman, Karen Mathis, Beth McCann, Nancy Miller, Connie Peterson, Sandy Rothenberg, Zita Weinshienk, Jo Ann Weinstein; plus Colorado Women Firefighters
9-12-2006 - Honoring "Three Dynamic Women Lawyers Celebrating Three Important Roles"