TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on Nov 21, 2013

Shelby County Circuit Court Judge Donna Fields is the 2013 recipient of the Chancellor Charles A. Rond Memorial Award for Outstanding Judge of the Year. The award, given annually by the Memphis Bar Association Young Lawyers Division (MBA YLD), honors the memory of Chancellor Rond, who was known for his intelligence, fairness, wise decisions, integrity and great wit. All Shelby County judges are eligible to receive the award, which was first given in 1976. YLD members vote on each year’s recipient based on ability, demeanor, integrity and diligence.