The Honorable Linda A. Bauer of Fairbury is one of 30 Nebraska lawyers and judges inducted at the Nebraska State Bar Foundation\u2019s recent Fellows Dinner. Foundation President Bob Mullin Jr. was the emcee for the dinner held at the Country Club of Lincoln.\nMullin said Judge Bauer will join some 800 colleagues who have been chosen for this prestigious honor. Lawyers are invited to become Fellows based on their integrity and character, distinction in the profession or the community, contributions to the profession or the community and their contributions to the Bar Foundation.\nJudge Bauer is Judge of the 1st Judicial District, which consists of Gage, Jefferson, Johnson, Nemaha, Pawnee, Richardson, Saline and Thayer counties. She is a member of the Nebraska State Bar Association, the Kansas Bar Association, the Tri-County Bar Association and a graduate of the Judicial Leadership Program.\nIn the community, Judge Bauer is a member of the Jefferson Community Health & Life Board of Directors, the Presbyterian Church and PEO. She also serves on the Bar Foundation\u2019s Bench Media Committee, which helps enhance the relationship between the legal profession and the media.\nThe Nebraska State Bar Foundation was incorporated in 1963 as a 501(c)(3) charitable and educational organization to serve as the philanthropic arm of Nebraska\u2019s legal profession. The Foundation is dedicated to serving the citizens of Nebraska and the legal profession through innovative and creative programs. Learn more about the Foundation at www.nebarfnd.org.