Fredonia attorney receives Attorneys for Children Award
The New York State Supreme Court Appellate Division Fourth Department is pleased to announce Fredonia Attorney Nancy Dietzen, Esq. received the 2012 Honorable Michael F. Dillon Attorneys for Children Award from Presiding Justice Henry J. Scudder at a recent ceremony at the M. Dolores Denman Courthouse in Rochester.
Each year the Department Advisory Committee to the Attorneys for Children Program selects two attorneys from each of the fifth, seventh and eighth judicial districts to receive the prestigious award.
The award signifies vigorous advocacy on behalf of children. The award is named for the late Presiding Justice Michael F. Dillon, who spearheaded the development of the highest quality of representation for children in the fourth department and who initiated mandatory training for attorneys for children in New York state.