Memphis City Attorney Honored for Public Service

Memphis city attorney Herman Morris Jr. is the 2013 recipient of the International Municipal Lawyers Association’s Joseph I. Milligan Jr. Distinguished Public Service Award, which recognized a government attorney for achievements in local government law. Morris is the first attorney from Memphis to receive this award, which was presented at the association’s 78th annual conference. "It is always an honor to be recognized by your peers," he said. "I am humbled, but know this award was due to the hard work of our fine city of Memphis legal department." Memphis Daily News has the story.