Nominations are now open!  Please submit your Rosewater nominations before July 15, 2018.  Please email a brief description of how your candidate meets the criteria to the following:

Kate Carlisle-Kesling, Section Co-Chair
Amy Asseff, Section Co-Chair
Samantha Pringle, CMBA


The Real Estate Section of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association accepts nominations of candidates for the annual presentation of the "Bob Rosewater Memorial Award for Meritorious Service to The Real Estate Section of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association." The award is presented every year at the Real Estate Law Institute. The criteria are as follows:

Long-term commitment and service to the Real Estate Section.
Long-term commitment and service to the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association and its other sections.
Recognized leader and expert in her/his field.
Extra-ordinary accomplishments (i.e., landmark case etc.).
Community service related to real estate interests (including service to other real estate organizations).
General community service.

This award was established in 2002 to honor Bob Rosewater who received the first award posthumously. 


Other past recipients are as follows:


James P. McAndrews (2003)
Richard Rosner (2004)
Jacob Rosenbaum(2005)
Robert Blattner (2006)
Thomas A. Mason (2007)
Robert D. Markus(2008)
Arthur V.N. Brooks (2009)
Jack Waldeck (2010)
Robert V. Secrist, Jr. (2011)
Richard L. Reppert (2012)
Robert D. Gutin (2013)
Samuel S. Pearlman (2014)
Irene M. MacDougall (2015)
Harold Friedman (2016)
Michael D. Goler (2017)