ALBANY, GA – Hall Booth Smith, P.C. (HBS) is pleased to announce that Senator Michael S. Meyer von Bremen has been named a recipient of the Thirteenth Annual Robert Benham Award for Community Service. The Award recognizes outstanding attorneys who have balanced a professional career with extensive community involvement. Recipients of the award demonstrate the positive contributions that members of the Bar make to their communities.  A ceremony to honor Senator Meyer von Bremen and the rest of this year’s recipients will be held February 28th at the headquarters of the State Bar of Georgia.

Recipients of the award are selected by the Chief Justice’s Commission on Professionalism in conjunction with the State Bar of Georgia. Judges and lawyers are considered for the award if they have maintained a professional career with exemplary voluntary participation in community organizations, government-sponsored activities, or humanitarian work.

Senator Meyer von Bremen is a partner in HBS’s Albany office and boasts a well-rounded practice with a wealth of experience as a litigator. He has served in the state senate representing a large portion of Southwest Georgia for five terms. He served as Chairman of the Senate Special Judiciary Committee, the Senate Minority Leader, and Chairman of the Ethics Committee. He has also represented Georgia in committee work for the National Council of State Legislators.

HBS would like to congratulate Senator Meyer von Bremen on this wonderful achievement. His community involvement is a great representation of the firm’s commitment to local communities and HBS’s continued practice of encouraging its attorneys to be involved in their communities through volunteerism and local involvement.

Hall Booth Smith, P.C. (HBS) is a full-service and diverse law firm with eight regional offices in Georgia, Tennessee, South Carolina. HBS also maintains an international office in Tbilisi, Georgia. For over 20 years, HBS has delivered quality legal service in over 40 practice areas. The firm’s mission is “to ethically and professionally serve our clients by providing the highest quality legal representation in a personally satisfying firm environment.” With over 200 attorneys and staff members, HBS provides the highest quality legal services to individuals, governmental bodies and agencies, and businesses of all sizes. For more information, visit http://www.hallboothsmith.com.