On December 4, the New York City Bar Association hosted its 14th annual Thomas E. Dewey Medal Presentation. Medals are awarded to outstanding assistant district attorneys in each of the district attorney’s offices within New York City and the Office of Special Narcotics Prosecutor for the City of New York. This year’s winners were: Raymond Valerio, Bronx County; Howard Jackson, Kings County; Audrey Moore, New York County; James Evangelou (posthumous), Queens County; Thomas Ridges, Richmond County; and Bernice Ordoñez, Special Narcotics.
New York Law Journal, issue dated Thursday, December 6, 2018.
Read more about the Thomas E. Dewey Medal on the New York City Bar Association website.
Photo courtesy of the New York City Bar Association. Back row, from left: Thomas E. L. Dewey, partner, Dewey Pegno & Kramarsky LLP; Judge Ann Donnelly, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District and keynote speaker; and Roger Juan Maldonado, president, New York City Bar Association. Front row, from left: medal recipients Raymond Valerio; Howard Jackson; Audrey Moore; Marianne Evangelou (wife of James Evangelou); Thomas Ridges; and Bernice Ordoñez.