S. Victor Tipton Award

The FJA created the S. Victor Tipton Award in 1989 to honor those individuals whose superior achievement in legal writing and commitment to the profession honors the role that Victor Tipton played within our organization.


1989 - S. Victor Tipton, Maitland
1990 - Glenda Wood, Tallahassee
1991 - Roy Wasson, Miami
1992 - Joel Eaton, Miami
1993 - Russell Troutman, Winter Park
1994 - Louis K. Rosenbloum, Pensacola
1995 - Barbara Green, Miami
1996 - Joel Perwin, Miami
1997 - Sheila Wolfson Moylan (Posthumously)
1998 - Paul Jess, FJA General Counsel
1999 - Ken Kranz, FJA Special Legislative Counsel
2000 - Philip Burlington, West Palm Beach
2001 - John Newton, Tallahassee
2002 - Robert Peck, AAJ, Washington, DC
2003 - Julie Littky-Rubin, West Palm Beach
2004 - Marc Cooper, Miami
2005 - Lincoln J. Connolly, Miami
2006 - John S. Mills, Jacksonville
2007 - Bard D. Rockenbach, West Palm Beach
2008 - Glenn Klausman, Orlando
2009 - Celene Humphries, Tampa
2010 - Dale Swope, Tampa; Barry Keyfetz, Miami (Lifetime Tipton Award)
2011 - Bryan Gowdy, Jacksonville
2012 - Chris and Shannon Carlyle, The Villages
2014 - Rebecca Bowen Creed, Jacksonville