Bradley attorney Jay Wright was quoted in a press release from the U.S. District Courts for the Northern District of Alabama on the prestigious Judge Drayton N. James Award that was given to Magistrate Judge T. Michael Putnam. Judge Putnam was honored at the Birmingham Bar Association (BBA) Young Lawyers Section's Annual BBQ with the Bench.
“As reflected by the collective voice of the Young Lawyers Section's 400-plus members, Judge Putnam has left a long legacy of being a friend, mentor, and role model to young attorneys across the Birmingham area," said Wright, president of the BBA Young Lawyers Section. “Judge Putnam’s acceptance speech conveyed the importance he places on the integrity of our profession and his genuine desire for younger attorneys to adhere to the best traditions of being an attorney. The Young Lawyers’ Section congratulates Judge Putnam on his selection by our membership.”
The full release, “Magistrate Judge T. Michael Putnam Receives Judge Drayton N. James Award,” was posted on alnd.uscourts.gov on July 21, 2017.