Steven Toscher to Receive the 2017 Joanne M. Garvey Award on November 3, 2017
Steven Toscher will receive the Joanne M. Garvey Award to recognize lifetime achievement and outstanding contribution in the field of tax law, for 2017 Annual Meeting of the California Tax Bar and The California Tax Policy Conference, November 3, 2017, at the Park Hyatt Aviara Resort in Carlsbad, California
Joanne M. Garvey Award – The Joanne M. Garvey Award is presented on an annual basis by the Taxation Section to a recipient who is a senior member of the California tax bar selected by the Executive Committee. With respect to this award, the official statement of Taxation Section reads:
Joanne M. Garvey was the founder of the Taxation Section of the State Bar of California. She is an exceptional California tax attorney who is loved and respected by her colleagues. Throughout her long and distinguished career she has served the Bar in many capacities on the federal, state and local level with unsurpassed dedication and enthusiasm.
In her name, the Taxation Section established the Joanne M. Garvey Award to recognize lifetime achievement and outstanding contribution in the field of tax law. The recipient, who is a senior member of the California tax bar selected by the Executive Committee of the Taxation Section, may be engage in private practice, teaching or government service.