The Fort Lauderdale chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates recognized Judge of the Year and Attorney of the Year at its annual judges’ night reception at the Tower Club in Fort Lauderdale.

Broward Circuit Judge Patti Englander Henning receives the Judge of the Year award from outgoing chapter president Joseph Kashi.

Broward Circuit Chief Judge Jack Tuter, left, and Broward Circuit Judge Jeffrey L. Levenson, right, receive special appreciation awards from outgoing chapter president Joseph Kashi.

Attorney of the Year award winner Charles Moorehead of Abramowitz, Pomerantz & Morehead with U.S. District Judge William P. Dimitrouleas.

From left, Broward Circuit Chief Judge Jack Tuter swears in incoming ABOTA board members, President David R. Strong, Vice President Anthony Quakenbush and Treasurer Miles McGrane III.

R. William Barner III of Barner Law, Broward County Court Judge Florence Taylor Barner, Broward Circuit Judge Michael A. Robinson, Broward Circuit Judge Fabienne Fahnestock and Broward Circuit Judge Sandra Perlman.

Charles Moorehead of Abramowitz, Pomerantz & Morehead, right, gets a hug after receiving Attorney of the Year award.

Broward Circuit Judge Patti Englander Henning, recipient of the Judge of the Year award, is in the spotlight with her judicial assistant, Roxanne Chang.