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July/August 2008 Issue | Volume 34 Number 5| Page 62


Edge Awards 10th Anniversary

Annual Law Practice Magazine Edge Awards

For the past 10 years, Edge International has invited outstanding professionals
to participate in the Edge Awards Article Review Board, responsible for -awarding three
annual writing prizes to the authors of the best articles published in Law Practice magazine. In honor of the award’s 10th anniversary, Edge International and the ABA Law Practice Management Section thank these distinguished members of the Article Review Boards*.


2007 – 2008

Leslie McCarthy Apodaca

Business Litigation Practice Group Leader
Rodey, Dickason, Sloan, Akin & Robb
Albuquerque, NM

Ted Glendening

Practice Development Manager
Al Tamimi & Company
Dubai, UAE

Bruce MacEwen

Attorney and Consultant
New York, NY

Mark A. Miller

Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek
Milwaukee, WI

Richard D. Nix

Managing Director
McAfee & Taft
Oklahoma City, OK

Jay M. Rector

Practice Group Leader
Foulston Siefkin
Wichita, KS

P. Maureen Weaver

Executive Committee Chair
Wiggin and Dana
New Haven, CT  

2006 – 2007

Susan G. Duffy

Office Managing Partner
Davis Wright Tremaine
Seattle, WA

Catherine Alman MacDonagh

Director of Business Development
Day, Berry & Howard
Boston, MA

David H. Field

Managing Partner – Calgary
Fasken Martineau DeMoulin
Calgary, AB CANADA

Stephen D. Good

Managing Partner
Gardere Wynne Sewell
Dallas, TX

Wells B. Lyman
Sole Practitioner
La Mesa, CA

David H. Maister

Maister & Associates
Boston, MA

Gary M. Wingens

Managing Partner
Lowenstein Sandler
Roseland, NJ  

2005 – 2006

Peter K. Fagen

Lozano Smith
Vista, CA

Samuel M. Maruca

Managing Partner
Miller Chevalier Chartered
Washington, DC

Daniel R. Mackesey

Office Managing Partner
Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice
Vienna, VA

William L. Meyer

Smith, Gambrell & Russell
Atlanta, GA

Stuart M. Pape

Managing Partner
Patton Boggs
Washington, DC

Gail W. Ruopp

Executive Director
Cherry Hill, NJ

Stewart D. Saxe

Baker & McKenzie
Toronto, ON Canada  

2004 – 2005

Vincent M. Bell

Director of Administration
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld
New York, NY

Robert S. Patterson

Managing Director
Boult Cummings Conners & Berry
Nashville, TN

Tara K. Guinta

Office Managing Partner
Coudert Brothers
Washington, DC

William M. O’Reilly

Managing Partner
Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg
Toronto, ON CANADA

Sharon Abrahams

Director of Professional Development
McDermott Will & Emery
Miami, FL

Barbara J. Wells

Managing Director
Minor & Brown
Denver, CO

Jerry H. Biederman

Managing Partner
Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg
Chicago, IL


2003 – 2004

Jennifer Jacobs

Employment Committee Chair
Bracewell & Patterson
Houston, TX

Dominic V. Perry

Perry & Associates
Cleveland, OH

Ronald F. Pol

Corporate Lawyers’ Association of New Zealand
Wellington, NZ

James L. Robart

Managing Partner
Lane Powell Spears Lubersky
Seattle, WA

Peter F. Smith

Chief Operating Officer
Baker & McKenzie
Chicago, IL

Wendy L. Tice-Walner

Managing Director
Littler Mendelson
San Francisco, CA

Brian D. Wenger

Practice Leader
Briggs and Morgan
Minneapolis, MN  

2002 – 2003

Andrew G. Giacomini

Managing Partner
Hanson Bridgett Marcus Vlahos & Rudy
San Francisco, CA

Philip Hodgen

Philip D.W. Hodgen, PC
Pasadena, CA

Edward Kancler

Administrative Partner
Benesch Friedlander Coplan & Aronoff
Cleveland, OH

A. Douglas P. MacAdams

MacAdams Law Firm
Abbotsford, BC CANADA

Darrell R. Ohlhauser

Chief Operating Officer
Foley & Lardner
Los Angeles, CA

Judith L. Oldham

Committee Chair
Collier Shannon Scott
Washington, DC

Benoit Strowel

Managing Partner
Nauta Dutilh
Brussels, Belgium  

2001 – 2002

Jude Biggs

Head of Employment Law Practice
Holland & Hart
Boulder, CO

Elizabeth Broderick

Head of Legal Technology Group
Blake Dawson Waldron
Sydney, Australia

Brian K. Burke

Managing Partner
Baker & Daniels
Indianapolis, IN

Betty R. Greene

Chief Operating Officer
Graham & Dunn
Seattle, WA

Sidney C. Kleinman

Law Offices of Sidney C. Kleinman
Chicago, IL

Charles F. Robinson

Law Offices of Charles F. Robinson
Clearwater, FL

Robert (Buzz) W. Trafford

Managing Partner
Porter, Wright, Morris & Arthur
Columbus, OH  

2000 – 2001

Evelyn Ashley

Managing Partner
Red Hot Law Group
Atlanta, GA

Dianne Bennett

Managing Partner
Hodgson Russ
Buffalo, NY

Martin L. Budd

Practice Leader
Day Berry & Howard
Stamford, CT

Susan R. Bulfinch

Lawyer & Mediator
Simi Valley, CA

Judith Mayhew

Special Advisor to the Chairman
Clifford Chance
London, United Kingdom

Wayne A. Risoli

Practice Leader
Chamberlain Hrdlicka White Williams & Martin
Houston, TX

David T. Sykes

Vice Chairman
Duane Morris & Hecksher
Philadelphia, PA  

1999 – 2000

Linda H. Bochert
Environmental Group Practice Leader
Michael Best & Friedrich
Madison, WI

Donald Boyd

National Executive Chairman
Deacons Graham James
Brisbane, Australia

Jonathan Golden

Managing Partner
Arnall Golden & Gregory
Atlanta, GA

John R. Musgrave

Managing Partner
Thompson Coburn
St. Louis, MO

Peter C. Scott

Mulhern & Scott
Portsmouth, NH

H. Edward Wesemann

Executive Director
Arter & Hadden
Cleveland, OH

Gary A. Wright

Wright & Adger
Aspen, CO  

1998 - 1999

Brenda J. Fingold
Partner & Director of Professional Development
Hale and Dorr
Boston, MA

Robert E. Gilbert

Chief Executive Officer
Miller Canfield Paddock and Stone
Detroit, MI

Daniel J. Herling

Business Group Practice Leader
Gordon & Rees
San Francisco, CA

Brian J. Marson

Managing Partner
Marsons Solicitors
Kent, United Kingdom

Karen S. Hindson

Hindson Law Offices
Atlanta, GA

Robert L. Ostertag

Ostertag & O’Leary
Poughkeepsie, NY

D. James Lantonio

Administrative Director
Sidley & Austin
Chicago, IL



Patrick J. McKenna
Edge International


*Article Review Board member affiliations are listed as they appeared at the time of service.