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Lee County Bar Association hosts Bench Bar Gala to honor judiciary

Lee County Bar Association hosts Bench Bar Gala to honor judiciary

Annual event celebrates the vital role judges play in our justice system

FORT MYERS, Fla. (Sept. 1, 2021) – To honor our judiciary and thank them for their ongoing service and commitment to justice, the Lee County Bar Association (LCBA) is hosting its 32nd Annual Bench Bar Gala on Oct. 2, from 6 to 10 p.m., at the Edison and Ford Winter Estates, 2350 McGregor Blvd, in Fort Myers.

The theme for this year’s gala is “The Future is Bright” as our most prestigious and respected judges, attorneys, and elected officials gather to thank and honor our hard working, dedicated judiciary, build lasting relationships and unite our legal community as a whole.

“The Future is Bright” 32nd Annual Bench Bar Gala will be held outdoors under the evening sky along the beautiful Caloosahatchee to ensure a beautiful and safe event. Tickets include cocktail reception, plated dinner and dancing for $100 per person before Sept. 17,  and $125 after. Judiciary and Magistrates are guests of the Lee County Bar Association so their tickets are complimentary. Tickets for Judicial guest(s) are just $75 before Sept. 17, and $95 thereafter. Seating is limited so guests are encouraged to purchase their tickets online at leebar.org before September 17.

The 32nd Annual Bench Bar Gala is proudly supported by the following sponsors:

Diamond:           US Legal Support

Platinum:            Camadeco Law Group, Cole, Scott & Kissane P.A., CopyLady, Inc., and Edison National Bank

Gold:                  Boyle, Leonard & Anderson, P.A., Fort Myers Court Reporting and Goldstein, Buckley, Cechman, Rice & Purtz

Silver:                 Dal Lago Law, Henderson, Franklin, Starnes & Holt, P.A., Law Offices of Dennis L. Webb and Law Offices of Michael M. Raheb, P.A.

Bronze:               Boy Agnew Potanovic and Pavese Law Firm

Music Sponsor:   Associates & Bruce L. Scheiner

The Lee County Bar Association works to further the education of its members, create meaningful interactions among them, and keep the community informed on important legal matters. The Lee County Bar Lawyer Referral Service is a non-profit program that refers the public to private attorneys in good standing with the Florida Bar and the LCBA. For more information, please visit leebar.org.

About the Lee County Bar Association

The Lee County Bar Association, a 501(c)(6) not-for-profit organization, has served the citizens and legal community of Lee County since 1949 and has a current membership of almost 800. Its purpose is to further the education of its member attorneys, create meaningful interaction among them, and to inform the community on important legal matters. The bar strives to serve as a leader in advancing ethical conduct, excellence and the professionalism of its members. For more information, visit leebar.org or contact Executive Director Lauren Baugh at 239-334-0047 or lbaugh@leebar.org.