Welcoming Party


The Wolverine Bar Association (WBA) and the Association of Black Judges of Michigan (ABJM) hosted a Membership Roundup on Thursday, Sept. 19, at Finn and Porter Restaurant in Detroit. Among the WBA and ABJM leadership happy to welcome members were (seated, l-r) WBA Treasurer Chantez Pattman Knowles, Wayne County 36th District Court Judge Lynise Bryant-Weekes, and WBA President-Elect Ronda Tate; (standing) Wayne County Circuit Court Judge Edward Ewell; Randal Brown; Wayne County 36th District Court Judge Pennie Millender; Wayne County Circuit Court Referee David Perkins; Kim Ward; Naomi Oglesby; Michigan Court of Appeals Judge Karen Fort Hood; Alex Simpson; Jehan Crump-Gibson; and Wayne County Circuit Court Family Division Referee Catherine Gardner


 Photo by John Meiu