Section seeks nominations for Golden Gavel Award

The Michigan Defense Trial Counsel is currently accepting nominations for the Seventh Annual Young Lawyers Section Golden Gavel Award, which will be presented on Saturday, June 22, 2013 during the MDTC Awards Banquet at the Crystal Mountain Resort & Spa in Thompsonville, Michigan.

Attorneys are invited to submit a nomination, with particular emphasis on the enumerated criteria. Letters of recommendation from any source the supports the candidate are welcome.

Candidates need not be a current member of the Michigan Defense Trial Counsel. However, each must be a member in good standing with the State Bar of Michigan, and serve as defense counsel.

The deadline for nominations is Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013. For a nomination form, visit or e-mail

Published: Wed, Jan 2, 2013