Seymour James To Receive ABA's 2012 Dorsey Award
THURSDAY, AUGUST 02, 2012

Seymour W. James, Jr., Attorney-in-Charge of the Criminal Practice of The Legal Aid Society and the President of the New York State Bar Association, will receive the 2012 Dorsey award from the American Bar Association tomorrow during the association's annual meeting in Chicago. The Dorsey award recognizes the highest ideals of the legal profession. In announcing the award, the ABA noted that Mr. James's "work ethic and dedication to serving those in need is truly an inspiration."