FHBA Member Awarded Woman of the Year by the Association for Women Lawyers

Congratulations to FHBA member Shelley Stewart who has been awarded Woman of the Year by the Volusia/Flagler Association for Women Lawyers!

Volusia Flagler Association for Women Lawyers “VFAWL” is a chapter of the Florida Association for Women Lawyers “FAWL”.  FAWL was formed on June 30, 1951, by women lawyers from primarily the Miami area. A Constitution and bylaws were adopted on June 7, 1952. In 1980, the membership voted to amend the bylaws to provide for local chapters of the association.

VFAWL was formed on March 21,1995 with its mission being to promote the advancement of women in the legal profession, expand the leadership role of its members in the community at large, further the common interest of its members and to encourage camaraderie among its members and other professional women in Volusia and Flagler Counties.