Federal bench welcomes Judge Drain


The U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan, conducted an official investiture ceremony for the latest addition to its bench: Judge Gershwin Drain (center).  The ceremony and reception took place Friday, Sept. 28, at the Theodore Levin U.S. District Courthouse in Detroit.

President Barack Obama appointed Drain to the federal bench on August 8, 2012.

Prior to his appointment, he served as a Wayne County Circuit Court judge from 1997 to 2012.  

Photos by John Meiu