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Savannah, Georgia

Denise Cooper and Christopher Middleton Recognized by Young Lawyers Divison of the Savannah Bar Association

01 Jun 2016 4:30 PM | Falen Cox


Wednesday, June 01, 2016

Attorneys Christopher K. Middleton and Denise M. Cooper were awarded the Robbie Robinson Award, and the John B. Miller Award, respectively, by the Young Lawyers Division of the Savannah Bar Association.

The Robbie Robinson Award recognizes a member of the legal profession who has demonstrated dedication to the principles of service to individuals and of advancement of the legal, political, social and civil rights of the Savannah community. The John B. Miller Award recognizes a member of the Savannah Bar who is selflessly dedicated to making the Savannah area a better place to live through volunteer community service.

Mr. Middleton is Deputy Chief Assistant of the Other Felony Division at the Eastern Judicial Public Defender’s Office. He is also treasurer of the Port City Bar Association-a bar association comprised mostly of minority attorneys who live and practice within the greater Savannah area-; recipient of the State Bar of Georgia’s Justice Benham Award for Community Service; member of the Chatham-Savannah Citizen’s Advocacy Association; and recipient of the 2015 Savannah Youth City Community Leader Award.

Ms. Cooper is an Assistant City Attorney for the City of Savannah and President of the Port City Bar Association. Ms. Cooper has donated countless hours of service to the community. She is a member of the Gamma Sigma Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated; Vice President of the Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys-Savannah Region; and has served on the board of Court-Appointed Special Advocates (C.A.S.A.), and Savannah Care Center, Inc.

Savannah Herald


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