PIABA Honors and Awards

October 23, 2015 (Norman, OK) PIABA Announces 2015 Outstanding Service Award Recipient

At its Annual Meeting, Michael S. Edmiston was named the recipient of the 2015 PIABA Outstanding Service Award for his service and contributions to Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association (PIABA).

A member of the PIABA since 2008, Mr. Edmiston currently serves as the Editor-in-Chief of the PIABA Bar Journal, has served on the Arbitration Committee. 

October 24, 2014 (Norman, OK) PIABA Announces 2014 Distinguished Service Award Recipient

The Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association (PIABA), an international bar association comprised of attorneys dedicated to the representation of individual investors in disputes with the securities industry, today announced the 2014 PIABA Distinguished Service Award recipient, Brian N. Smiley.

October 24, 2014 (Norman, OK) PIABA Announces 2014 Outstanding Service Award Recipient

At its Annual Meeting, David P. Neuman was named the recipient of the 2014 PIABA Outstanding Service Award for his service and contributions to Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association (PIABA).

A member of the PIABA since 1997, Mr. Neuman currently serves as the Co-Chairman of the PIABA SRO Committee, has served on the Legislation Committee, and as an Editor for the PIABA Bar Journal.

October 24, 2014 (Norman, OK) 2014 James E. Beckley Student Competition Announcement

October 24, 2014 (Norman, OK)  The 2014 James E. Beckley Writing Competition winners have been announced by The PIABA Foundation. "The judges continue to be impressed with the quality of the writing and depth of understanding of the issues presented in the Competition submissions," said Robin Ringo, Director.

October 24, 2013 (Norman, OK) PIABA Announces 2013 Distinguished Service Award Recipient

The Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association (PIABA), an international bar association comprised of attorneys dedicated to the representation of individual investors in disputes with the securities industry, today announced the 2013 PIABA Distinguished Service Award recipient, Mark E. Maddox.