PIABA Honors and Awards

Royal Lea was named the recipient of the 2013 PIABA Outstanding Service Award for her service and contributions to Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association (PIABA).

A long-standing member of the PIABA and its Amicus Committee, Mr. Lea has authored a number of "friend of the court" briefs submitted by PIABA in federal and state cases.

The 2013 James E. Beckley Student Writing Competition winners have been announced by The PIABA Foundation. "Once again, the authors impressed the judges with the quality of their writing and depth of understanding of the issues presented in their submissions," said Robin Ringo, Director. "It is our honor to recognize the winning authors."

The Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association (PIABA), an international bar association comprised of attorneys dedicated to the representation of individual investors in disputes with the securities industry, today announced the 2012 PIABA Distinguished Service Award recipient, J. Pat Sadler.

Christine Lazaro was named the recipient of the 2012 PIABA Outstanding Service Award for her service and contributions to Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association (PIABA).

Sponsored by The PIABA Foundation, the 2012 James E. Beckley Student Writing Competition winners have been announced. "This is the first year The PIABA Foundation has sponsored The Beckley Competition and the authors continue to impress the judges with the quality of their writing and depth of understanding of the issues presented in their submissions," said Robin Ringo, Director. "It is our honor to recognize the winning authors."