This award is very special and receiving it is very humbling. Being named this year’s recipient and receiving the award is a reminder that there is always more to do and more that can be done...
Denver, CO (PRWEB) January 21, 2014
Miller & Steiert, P.C. is pleased to announce Benjamin E. Currier received recognition for his leadership and community involvement with the Colorado Bar Association Young Lawyers Division’s Gary L. McPherson Outstanding Young Lawyer of the Year. The annual award recognizes young lawyer’s with outstanding professional success and community service achievements.
Currier is a shareholder and partner with the Littleton firm and litigates criminal, family law, and general civil disputes. He has been a leader in both the Colorado and Arapahoe Bar Associations. Throughout his time with both organizations, his goal was to provide legal support to those unable to afford traditional representation.
Currier’s efforts include establishing the Colorado Lawyers for Colorado Veterans program, a statewide pro bono legal services initiative offering legal advice and support to Colorado Veterans, some active duty service members, and military families.
Regarding his work with the firm and in the community, Currier says, “… I try to keep in mind the need for honesty, integrity, hard work, and the responsibility to give back to the community on a consistent basis. As an attorney, I continue to make efforts to be a good steward of and role model for our profession. I am honored to be recognized by my peers.” Currier adds, "This award is very special and receiving it is very humbling. Being named this year’s recipient and receiving the award is a reminder that there is always more to do and more that can be done for others and is renewed encouragement for me to continue to serve our communities and its people."
Currier is President – elect of the Arapahoe County Bar Association, a graduate and executive committee member of the Colorado Bar Association Leadership Training program, an executive council member and past chair of the CBA Young Lawyers Division, and an Associate Judge for the City of Littleton. In 2007, the ACBA awarded him with its Young Lawyer of the Year award. He is a Colorado native and lives in Denver with his wife Suzanne.
Miller & Steiert has been a litigation-based practice since its founding in 1959. The firm offers a full range of legal services, including criminal defense, employment advice, commercial law guidance, and estate planning. For more information or to speak with Ben Currier or another representative of the firm, call 303‐798-2525.