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December 11, 2020

Florida lawyer Harold Pryor II receives 2020 Making a Difference by Breaking Barriers Award

CHICAGO, Dec. 11, 2020 — Harold Fernandez Pryor II will receive a Making a Difference Award at 2 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 11, during the virtual 2020 Solo & Small Firm Winter Summit. The Making a Difference by Breaking Barriers Award, presented by the American Bar Association Solo, Small Firm and General Practice Division, honors an attorney who broke barriers for gender, color, disabilities or sexual orientation.

Pryor was elected in November 2020 as state attorney for Broward County, Florida. Previously, he was a litigator at the Fort Lauderdale law firm of Kelley/Uustal and served as corporate counsel for Hotwire Communications Ltd., also in Fort Lauderdale.

Pryor is a past president of the T.J. Reddick Bar Association, Broward County’s black bar association. He is also an active member of the Broward County Bar Association, and volunteers with the Broward County School Board’s My Future Is Now program. He is a member of the Urban League of Broward County-Young Professionals Network. Click here for a photo of Harold Fernandez Pryor II.

With more than 10,000 members, the ABA Solo, Small Firm and General Practice Division (GPSolo) is committed to providing unique resources exclusively for solo, small-firm and general practitioners, who represent half of the nation’s lawyers.


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