David Friedman is the 2018 recipient of the “Harvey L. Wendel Service Award,” given to a member of DCBA who has demonstrated exemplary service to the legal profession and community. The award is named in honor of its first recipient, Harvey Wendel.  David has served on the DCBA Board almost continuously for the past more than 20 years and has been the Association Treasurer and Chair of it's Finance Committee since 2002.  He will cease to be called our "Treasurer for Life" when his term expires in May of 2019.

Each year the award recipient’s name is added to a plaque on display outside the DCBA Room in the courthouse.