Four Northwest Indiana employees of Meridian Title Corp. earned awards at the company's annual sales rally in Indianapolis. Cindy Finley, Dawn Zigler and Palmer Myers received the Outstanding Performance and Sales Achievement award and Matt Workman received the Excellence in Sales award for 2016.
Several local attorneys were recognized at the Indiana State Bar Association's awards luncheon Aug. 30 in Indianapolis. George Patrick was recognized for 25 years of service in the practice of law. Patrick is senior partner at the Crown Point firm George C Patrick and Associates. Benjamin Fryman of Valparaiso received an ISBA presidential citation for his contributions to the ISBA Social Media Focus Group, which helped guide the ISBA in its efforts to launch a public education campaign. Alfredo Estrada was presented the ISBA's Trailblazer/Abriendo Caminos award for his work supporting the advancement of other Latino attorneys. Estrada is an associate attorney at the Merrillville firm Burke Costanza & Carberry. He is the co-chair of the firm's immigration practice group and a member of the firm’s litigation practice group.