31st Annual Henry L. Stimson Medal Presentation


The City Bar marks the 31st annual presentation of its awards to four outstanding assistant U.S. attorneys from the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.

Presented annually to outstanding Assistant U.S. Attorneys in the Southern District and in the Eastern District of New York, the medal is awarded in honor of Henry L. Stimson, who served as U.S. Attorney for the Southern District from 1906-1909 and as a President of the Association from 1937 to 1939. The awards are made possible by the generosity of the firm of Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, Henry Stimson’s legacy firm.

Welcoming Remarks:
Mark R. Hellerer
, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

Susan J. Kohlmann
, President, New York City Bar Association

Hon. Eric Komitee
, U.S. District Judge, Eastern District of New York

This year’s awardees are:
Rebecca Sol Tinio, 
Southern District of New York, Civil Division
Tara La Morte, Southern District of New York, Criminal Division
Bonni J. Perlin, Eastern District of New York, Civil Division
Christopher Caffarone, Eastern District of New York, Criminal Divison

Sponsoring Committee:
Stimson Medal, Mark R. Hellerer, Chair