1996 Winners

Nathaniel Award Honorees

 Donald Adair
principal
Adair Law Firm

 Judge William Bristol
Monroe County Court judge

 Judge Arnold Ciaccio
Monroe County Surrogate’s Court judge

 Flor M. Colon
associate
Nixon, Hargrave, Devans & Doyle, LLP (now known as Nixon Peabody)

* LeAnna Hart Gipson
executive director
Monroe County Legal Assistance Corp.

 Joanne Guarnere
senior probation officer
Monroe County Office of Probation-Community Corrections

 Sharon Hoffman
probation officer
Monroe County Office of Probation-Community Corrections

 Judge Sharon Kehoe
Sweden Town Court judge and professor, SUNY College at Brockport

 Robert Kessler
partner and chairman
Trust and Estate Department of Woods Oviatt, Gilman, Sturman and Clarke, LLP (now known as Woods Oviatt Gilman)

 “Law Prep” Summer Law Internship Team

 Edwin Lopez-Soto
attorney, disability specialist
Greater Upstate Law Project

* Carole Mulhern
director
Monroe County District Attorney’s Victim/Witness Center

 Joan de R. O’Byrne
attorney and counselor at law in private practice

* Rochester Police Department
Victim Assistance Unit

* Sanford Shapiro
senior  partner
Shapiro, Rosenbaum & Liebschutz

 Judge Andrew V. Siracuse
New York State Supreme Court judge

 Sharon Stiller
partner
Underberg & Kessler

 Anthony Summit,
senior probation officer
Monroe County Office of Probation-Community Corrections

 Judge Ann Marie Taddeo
Monroe County Family Court supervising judge

 Michael Thomas
probation officer
Monroe County Office of Probation-Community Corrections

 Thomas F. Walsh
partner and environmental attorney
Jaeckle, Fleischmann & Mugel

 Van Henri White
special counsel to Mayor William Johnson Jr., for Crime & Violence Initiatives

* Judge Charles Willis
former Seventh Judicial District administrative judge