Marks Gray attorney James C. Rinaman, Jr. was recognized this Veteran’s Day at the 2012 Jacksonville Military Appreciation luncheon with a newly created award in his honor. The James C. Rinaman Jr. Public Service Award states “In recognition of your extraordinary service to our profession, our community and our country. Your commitment and dedication to make the world a better place.” Mr. Rinaman served in the U.S. Army, Armor from 1955 to 1957 as 1st Lieutenant. He served in the Florida Army National Guard from 1957 to 1992 and retired as a Brigadier General, AUS. His awards include the Legion of Merit, Meritorious Service Medal, and the Florida Cross. Mr. Rinaman was the President of the Jacksonville Bar Association in 1973.