United States District Court Judge Robert Bryan was recognized at the annual American Inns of Court Celebration of Excellence event at the U.S. Supreme Court on Saturday, Oct. 24.
Bryan received the American Inns of Court Professionalism Award for the 9th Federal Circuit. The award recognizes judges and lawyers who display integrity and legal professionalism in their lives and practices.
Bryan founded the Puget Sound American Inn of Court in 1987. He served as the first president to the chapter and has continued to host monthly meetings in his courtroom in Tacoma. The group was renamed as the Honorable Robert J. Bryan American Inn of Court in 2004 in honor of his accomplishments.
The American Inns of Court is a national, non-profit organization that promotes excellence and professionalism within the legal community. The annual celebration event honors members who practice the group’s principles and demonstrate exceptional legal work.
Ron Klein, Pierce County Communications Director