The Manatee County Bar Association recently recognized two members for their record of service. . . . . Peebles is the recipient of the 2014 Community Service Leader Award. A 1994 graduate of Stetson College of Law and in practice in Manatee County since 1995, Peebles practices in the areas of business, construction, contracts and wills and estates. He has served the Manatee County Girls Club and the Manatee County Girls Club Foundation in a variety of roles. Most recently, he chaired their Smart Growth Initiative, raising $2.5 million, providing pro bono construction management to assist in the construction of an 8,000-square-foot classroom addition. Through the Wounded Warrior program, Peebles has provided pro bono service to veterans in need of estate planning and other legal services.