The Public Investors Advocate 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 2022 PIABA Distinguished Service Award recipient, Christine Lazaro. The PIABA Distinguished Service Award is presented to an individual in recognition of outstanding, long‐term and sustained service to promote the interests of the public investor in securities and commodities arbitration. Honorees may be recognized for service to the Association, outstanding contributions to and achievements in the field of arbitration. The individual must be or at one time have been a member of Public Investors Advocate Bar Association.

Christine Lazaro Christine Lazaro joined the association in 2008. She has served on and/or chaired the Arbitration, Bylaws, Diversity, Fiduciary, Legislation, SRO, Annual Meeting, and Securities Law Seminar Committees. Christine has moderated and presented on numerous Annual Meeting panels. She served on the PIABA Board of Directors from 2015 - 2022, serving as PIABA President in 2019.


Questions regarding this notice may be directed to 
Jennifer Shaw, Executive Director