Good Scout Award Being Presented to Vincent M. Marino
May 10, 2013 - The Boy Scouts of America Connecticut Yankee Council will honor Vincent M. Marino, Esq., a principal of Cohen and Wolf, P.C., at their annual Good Scout Luncheon on Tuesday, May 29, 2013, starting at 11:30 a.m. This year’s Good Scout Luncheon will be chaired by Orange First Selectman James Zeoli, and held at Costa Azzurra. Proceeds will benefit the leadership development and values-based programs of the Boy Scouts of America Connecticut Yankee Council.
“In recognition of the importance that leadership plays in our mission and community, we’re especially honored to present the 2013 Good Scout Award to Vincent Marino, whose values reflect that of Scouting’s programs. He represents the spirit of the Good Scout Award which ‘recognizes leadership in business, industry, government, education, and social work in the local community, state and nation,” said Michael Abrahamson, Council President.
“It is an honor to receive such an award from an organization whose service mission to prepare young people for life has been a constant positive presence in our local community for over 100 years,” said Vincent Marino.
Mr. Marino is co-chair of Cohen and Wolf's Municipal Group, and a member of the Litigation and Bankruptcy Groups.
Mr. Marino presently serves as town attorney for the Town of Orange, Connecticut. He serves as the Governor's representative on the Policy Board of the South Central Connecticut Regional Water Authority and a member of the Connecticut Commission on Compensation of Elected officials and Judges. Mr. Marino also serves on the Board of Directors of the Orange Chamber of Commerce and is a founding member of Saving Orange Residents In Need, a local charity serving his community of Orange, CT.
In 2009, Mr. Marino was named a Rising Star by Business New Haven. In 2004, he received a prestigious New Leaders of the Law Award. Sponsored by the Connecticut Law Tribune, the awards program honors Connecticut lawyers who demonstrate leadership, innovation and dedication within their profession and communities.
Mr. Marino received his B.A. in 1993 from the State University of New York at Binghamton and his J.D. in 1996 from Quinnipiac University School of Law.
About the Connecticut Yankee Council
The Connecticut Yankee Council is the local chapter of the Boy Scouts of America, providing programs and services to more than 17,000 young people and 4,600 volunteers in Fairfield, New Haven and parts of Hartford counties of Connecticut.
About Cohen and Wolf
Cohen and Wolf celebrated its 60th anniversary in 2011. The firm began in 1951 with two lawyers, Herbert L. Cohen and Austin K. Wolf, working from a single office in Bridgeport. Since then, the firm has expanded to 50 attorneys with offices in Bridgeport, Danbury, Westport and Orange. Attorneys at Cohen and Wolf represent a diverse assortment of individuals, businesses and municipalities, handling their personal and professional legal needs, from matters involving litigation, employment, corporate and securities law, real estate, land use and zoning, to family law and estate planning. Additional information is available at www.cohenandwolf.com.
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