Betty J. Williams, treasurer of the California Lawyers Association, received the prestigious V. Judson Klein award from CLA’s Taxation Section last month. The award is presented to the top tax attorney in California every year since 1978. Past recipients include prominent tax lawyers such as Charles P. Rettig, the newly appointed Commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service.
Read more about all the awards presented at the Taxation Section’s Annual Meeting Nov. 7-9 in San Jose.
Also last month, the Intellectual Property Section recognized four outstanding legal professionals who are spearheading new developments in the world of IP law. Peter Menell, Kelly Klaus, Hon. Pauline Newman and Mallun Yen received Vanguard Awards at the annual IP Institute Nov. 7-9 in San Jose.