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Florida foster child advocacy attorney awarded Florida Bar Association’s President’s Award of Merit

August 12th, 2010   No Comments   Advocacy, Foster Care, News & Events

8-11-2010 Sun Sent - FinalFlorida foster child advocacy attorney Howard Talenfeld was recently given the Florida Bar Association’s President’s Award of Merit.

   Florida Bar President Jesse Diner presented the award during the general assembly meeting during the Florida Bar’s Annual Convention at the Boca Raton Resort and Club.

   Also during the assembly, Mayanne Downs was installed as the Florida Bar’s 62nd president, and Scott G. Hawkins was installed as president-elect.

“I’m honored and humbled to receive this award.” Talenfeld said. “No one who works on behalf of the state’s most vulnerable citizens does so for the recognition. It’s for myself and the countless other attorneys and concerned citizens who work tirelessly to help the state’s children that I accept this award.”

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