Nominations sought for MDTC section's 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 Friday, May 20, during the MDTC Awards Banquet at the Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort in Mt. Plesant.

Nominations, with particular emphasis on the enumerated criteria, are welcome along with letters of recommendation from any source which supports the candidate.

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 Tuesday, Jan. 11. For the nomination form, go to

Published: Tue, Jan 4, 2011