The local chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates honored California Supreme Justice Patricia Guerrero with ABOTA’s Judicial Officer of the Year Award Oct. 13.
The San Bernardino-Riverside chapter of CAL-ABOTA also awarded the Civility Award posthumously to Rich Scott.
Both awards were given at the chapter’s Judges’ Night and Fall Dinner Meeting, on the third floor of Riverside’s Mission Inn. Forty-two people attended the dinner, including 21 judges.
Guerrero was elevated from the Fourth District Court of Appeal, Division One, to the California Supreme Court in March, 2022. She was quickly tapped by Gov. Gavin Newsom to