The OCBA Appellate Law Section awarded its 2019 David G. Sills Award for Appellate Excellence to Theodore J. Boutrous, Jr. in honor of his distinguished career and achievements.
The OCBA Appellate Law Section inaugurated its David G. Sills Award for Appellate Excellence in 2010, presenting it to Presiding Justice David G. Sills as he celebrated 20 years as Presiding Justice of the California Court of Appeal, Fourth District, Division Three. Since then, the award has been presented each year to a prominent lawyer or jurist for excellence in appellate law.
During the section's October meeting, members also engaged in a discussion wtih Professor Richard L. Hasen and Judge James C. Ho about the importance and vitality of the First Amendment.
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