The Sawaya Law Firm Sponsors the Denver Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce 17th Annual Business Awards Dinner

The Sawaya Law Firm is proud to sponsor the Denver Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce 17th Annual Business Awards Dinner tonight Thursday, November 21, 2013. Professionals, businesses and organizations will be recognized for their impact on GLBT lives for the better.

Please see below for a full list of award recipients. For event information, please contact Will Gallucci at or (720) 663-0731.

Award Recipients:

  • Individual Community Ally of the Year: Mayor Hancock
  • Professional Woman of the Year: Tea Schook, Denver International Airport
  • Non-Profit Organizations of the Year: Rocky Mountain Arts Association
  • Corporate Community Ally of the Year: Sandoz
  • Entrepreneurial Woman of the Year: Tammi Door, Downtown Denver Partnership
  • Entrepreneurial Man of the Year: Rod Tafoya, Mission Yogurt, Inc.
  • Professional Man of the Year: Peter Wagner M.D., Mental Health Center of Denver

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Michael established The Sawaya Law Firm in 1977 and built it into one of the largest personal injury law firms in Colorado, with more than 20 lawyers and 80 staff members serving clients from five offices located in Denver, Greeley and Colorado Springs. Throughout its history, the firm has stayed true to its 12 Core Values, which emphasize excellence in advocacy and a commitment to providing outstanding client service. Michael studied sociology and economics as an undergraduate student at The Colorado College, and he earned his law degree from the Texas Tech University School of Law. In addition to being involved in several legal and community organizations, Michael enjoys playing music and cooking, and he has written a book on spiritual matters.