Bill Harazin, an attorney and adjunct associate professor in textile and apparel technology and management, received the 2009 John Dortch International Service Award from the International Law and Practice Section of the North Carolina Bar Association. The award is given for serving as a role model in international law, demonstrating the highest levels of ethical standards and showing professional competence.
Harazin was instrumental in creating the bar association’s Lawyer Exchange. He led the inaugural delegation to Taiwan in 2006 and took part in a 2008 exchange with Argentina. He has been a member of the international law section since its inception in 1992 and served as chair in 1998-99.