Taste of Diversity event planned for October 17 at Culinary Center

The Taste of Diversity strolling cocktail reception, a biennial event sponsored by the Oakland County Bar Association Membership Committee, will take place Thursday, Oct. 17, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Great Lakes Culinary Center, 24101 W. Nine Mile Road in Southfield.

Colleagues of local affinity bars will gather to celebrate the diverse and multicultural legal profession in a festive atmosphere with great food and friends. The evening will feature gourmet hors d’oeuvres as well as the presentation of the Leon Hubbard Community Service Award and the Michael K. Lee Memorial Award.

Partnering bar associations include:

Arab American Bar Association
Armenian-American Bar Association
Black Women Lawyers Association of Michigan
Chaldean-American Bar Association
D. Augustus Straker Bar Association
Detroit Bar Association
Federal Bar Association - Eastern District of Michigan
Hellenic Bar Association
Hispanic Bar Association of Michigan
Incorporated Society of Irish-American Lawyers
Macomb County Bar Association
Michigan Muslim Bar Association
South Asian Bar Association of Michigan
State Bar of Michigan
Women Lawyers Association of Michigan
Women Lawyers Association of Michigan, Wayne Region
Women’s Bar Association, Oakland Region of WLAM

Cost for the event $45; new lawyers (P78420+) pay $35. Register for tickets at www.ocba.org/2019diversity. For additional information, call Michelle Kryska at 248-334-3400.