Diversity Celebrated


The 9th Annual Michael K. Lee Celebrating Our Diverse Bar event took place Thursday, March 22, at Cost Plus Wine Shoppe in Detroit’s Eastern Market. The networking event drew members from more than 20 area bar associations including the Detroit Bar Association, the Oakland County Bar Association, the Federal Bar Association, and D. Augustus Straker Bar Association. Among those on hand for the celebration were (l-r) Wayne County Circuit Court?Judge Craig Strong, Wayne County 36th District Court Judge B. Pennie Millender, Michigan Court of Appeals Judge Karen Fort Hood, retired Judge William Giovan, Michigan Court of Appeals Judge Kirsten Frank Kelly, Wayne County 20th District Court Judge Mark Plawecki, Richard Paul, Wayne County 24th District Court Judge Richard Page, Jeffrey Appel, Elisa Angeli-Palizzi, Lisa Tehlirian, Kenneth M. Essad, and Richard T. Graham.

Photo by John Meiu