Deegan Inn of Court

Riverside, CA

THE ELWOOD RICH AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING JURIST

The Elwood Rich Award for Outstanding Jurist is given to a judicial officer for his or her professional accomplishments and contributions to the legal community. 

The criteria for being nominated is as follows:  The jurist exemplifies and demonstrates exceptional and superior judicial conduct and demeanor.  The jurist participates in programs improving the legal profession and system of justice.  The jurist gives back to the community-at-large.

This award was first presented in the 2007-2008 program year.  This award is presented at the last Inn meeting of each program year, which is typically held in May.

2017-2018:  Hon. L. Jackson "Jack" Lucky IV, Riverside Superior Court

2016-2017:  Hon. Thomas Hollenhorst, Associate Justice of the California Court of Appeal, Fourth District, Division Two

2015-2016:   Hon. Becky Dugan, Riverside Superior Court

2014-2015:  Hon. Betty Ann Richli, Associate Justice of the California Court of Appeal, Fourth District, Division Two

2013-2014:  Hon. Jacqueline C. Jackson, Riverside Superior Court

2012-2013:  Hon. Douglas E. Weathers, Riverside Superior Court

2011-2012:  Hon. Carol Codrington, Associate Justice of the California Court of Appeal, Fourth District, Division Two

2010-2011:  Hon. Virginia Phillips, U.S. District Judge, Central District of California

2009-2010:  Hon. Gloria Connor Trask, Riverside Superior Court

2008-2009:  Hon. Richard T. Fields, Riverside Superior Court

2007-2008:  Hon. Robert J. Timlin, U.S. District Judge, Central District of California

 

The fiscal year for the Deegan Inn of Court is July 1 to June 30.

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