In May of 2015, Mr. Santos’ son Jarred, led the University of Nevada Boxing Team to a National Collegiate Boxing Team Title. Jarred won the National Championship Belt at 132 pounds and was selected as the Outstanding Boxer of the Collegiate National Tournament. Jarred was then selected as the Outstanding Amateur Boxer of the Year by the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame. He was honored at the Boxing Hall of Fame Ceremony at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas in August of 2015.
Mr. Santos was a volunteer lobbyist for Citizens for Justice during the 2015 Nevada Legislature. Herb testified on bills that would have substantially reduced benefits afforded to injured workers in Nevada.
Mr. Santos was nominated to become a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation. The Fellows is a global honorary society of attorneys, judges, law faculty, and legal scholars whose public and private careers have demonstrated outstanding dedication to the highest principles of the legal profession and to the welfare of their communities. Membership in the Fellows is limited to one percent of lawyers licensed to practice in each jurisdiction. Members are nominated by their peers and elected by the Board of the American Bar Foundation. Established in 1955, the Fellows support the research of the American Bar Foundation through their annual contributions and sponsor seminars and events of direct relevance to the legal profession.