Defender of Distinction – Patrick Berrigan, Lead Trial Counsel, Western Capital
Patrick Berrigan is the Lead Trial Counsel for the Western Capital Office. He has served in that position since 2011.
Outstanding New Defender – Kerina Ibarra, APD, Jackson Trial Office
Kerina has been an Assistant Public Defender in the Jackson Trial Office since March 2018.
Excellence Award – Cindy Malone, Mitigation Specialist, Central PCR
Cindy began working for the Central PCR Office in September 2005.
District Office of the Year – St. Louis County Trial Office
The St. Louis County Trial Office is the fourth recipient of the District Office of the Year Award.