Past Banquets


2013 AWARD RECIPIENTS

Henri Sisneros
Distinguished Lawyer of the Year

Juancarlos Judd
Honoree of the Year

Kids' Court Program @ S.J. Quinney College of Law
Pete Suazo Community Service Award


2012 AWARD RECIPIENTS

Phil Uipi
Distinguished Lawyer of the Year

John Baldwin and the Utah State Bar
Honoree of the Year

Holland & Hart
Law Firm of the Year

Senator Luz Robles
Pete Suazo Community Service Award

Kent Hart
Jimi Mitsunaga Excellence in Criminal Law or Pro Bono Award


2011 AWARD RECIPIENTS

"Celebrating 20 Years of Diversity" honoring the original founders of UMBA

Raymond Uno
Robert Archuleta
Narda Beas-Nordell
Solomon Chacon
Robert Flores
Glenn Iwasaki
Tyrone Medley
Jimi Mitsunaga
Dane Nolan
Danny Quintana
William Thorne, Jr.
Thuan Tran
Phil Uipi
James Esparza
Michael Martinez
Steven Payton
Glinda Ware Langston
Ken Histake
Robert Booker


2010 AWARD RECIPIENTS

Herm Olsen
Distinguished Lawyer of the Year

Chris Burbank, Salt Lake Police Chief
Honoree of the Year

Yolanda Francisco-Nez and Cal Nez
Pete Suazo Community Service Award

Mark Alvarez
Jimi Mitsunaga Excellence in Criminal Law or Pro Bono Award


2009 AWARD RECIPIENTS

Marlene Gonzalez
Distinguished Lawyer of the Year

Representative David Litvack
Honoree of the Year

Workers Compensation Fund
Pete Suazo Community Service Award

Sylvia Peña-Chacon
Jimi Mitsunaga Excellence in Criminal Law or Pro Bono Award


2008 AWARD RECIPIENTS

Clayton Simms
Distinguished Lawyer of the Year

Senator Ross Romero
Honoree of the Year

Diane K. Akiyama
Pete Suazo Community Service Award

F. John Hill, Salt Lake Legal Defender Association
Jimi Mitsunaga Excellence in Criminal Law or Pro Bono Award


2007 AWARD RECIPIENTS

Gus Chin
Distinguished Lawyer of the Year

Peter Corroon, Salt Lake County Mayor
Honoree of the Year

Workers Compensation Fund
Pete Suazo Community Service Award

Sylvia Peña-Chacon
Jimi Mitsunaga Excellence in Criminal Law or Pro Bono Award


2006 AWARD RECIPIENTS

Judge Paul Iwasaki
Distinguished Lawyer of the Year

Governor Jon Huntsman
Honoree of the Year

Robert Rendon
Pete Suazo Community Service Award

Professor David Dominquez
Jimi Mitsunaga Excellence in Criminal Law or Pro Bono Award*
*First year for this award