MDC will begin issuing lifetime achievement awards in 2018:
The Honorable Herbert F. Murray Lifetime Achievement Award
The Murray award will be for a Dean of the Bench — This award is given to a sitting judge who has demonstrated the highest attributes of intelligence, character, impartiality, judicial sensitivity and temperament, and enjoys the respect of the bar.
John H. Mudd Lifetime Achievement Award
The Mudd award will be for a Dean of the Bar — This award is given to an individual who has demonstrated dedication, service, and leadership throughout their career as well as professional presence and commitment to MDC.
They will be presented and celebrated during the Spring Dinner on March 19, 2018.