MILWAUKEE – Attorney Michael Hupy received the 2021 National Board of Trial Advocacy President’s Award on Saturday, October 23rd. Attorney Hupy was awarded for his unique accomplishments and work in the community serving as a local activist and the president of the nonprofit local organization Milwaukee Crime Stoppers and on the board of Children’s Outing Association (COA).
Twelve members were selected to receive this award out of more than 1,600 NBTA board members. Members who receive this award are nominated by a firm colleague, someone from the legal profession, a client, community member, family member or by NBTA officer.
“This is really a great honor when I am only one of twelve lawyers in the country to receive this,” said Attorney Michael Hupy. “I am thrilled to be recognized by such an excellent organization.”
Throughout Attorney Hupy’s decades of practice, he has demonstrated passion for giving back to the community with a focus on making the community safer, investing in programs and leading by example. Michael Hupy has been a longtime activist and voted Top Local Activist by the Milwaukee public. In his role as President of the Milwaukee Crime Stoppers, Attorney Hupy has provided resources and leadership to aid law enforcement in the fight against crime.
Attorney Hupy is AV Preeminent Rated by Martindale-Hubbell for more than 20 years. This is the Gold Standard of Lawyer Ratings with the highest possible peer review rating in legal ability and ethical standards and has been since 1987.
“At Hupy and Abraham, we strive to live by our mission of doing well by doing good. Being awarded personally for doing just that is a great accomplishment and truly a humbling experience,” said Hupy. “The most important thing to me is seeing that clients get the best service and the best possible result. We collected millions of dollars every month for hundreds of satisfied clients.”