Thursday, June 26, 2014

Congratulations To Mark Johnson Roberts, the 2014 MBA Professionalism Award Recipient


We are proud of our friend and colleague, Mark Johnson Roberts, as the recipient of the 2014 Multnomah Bar Association Professionalism Award, the organization's highest honor. Mark accepted the Professionalism Award on Friday, May 30, 2014. His nomination for the award was supported by numerous attorneys, judges, and law students from across the legal community.

Mark's history of service to the bar is extensive. He represents Oregon lawyers as the State Delegate to the American Bar Association.  He is a past president of the Oregon State Bar, a past president of the National LGBT Bar Association, and a past chair of Oregon’s Professional Responsibility Board. Mark has spent years serving the Portland community and advocating for marriage equality for gay and lesbian couples in Oregon.

Check our photos from the annual awards dinner on the MBA website HERE. It was a truly wonderful evening! You can also watch Mark’s riveting, two-time standing ovations acceptance speech HERE.
BIG Congratulations, Mark on this well-deserved honor!