Mark the Date: WCBA upcoming events

 • The Bankruptcy Law Section will meet at noon, Thursday, Jan. 22, at  200 N. Main, Lower Level.

• Meet & Greet the Judges, Strolling Reception, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 22, Weber's Inn, 3050 Jackson Ave., Ann Arbor. This is a joint event with Washtenaw County Bar Association, The Women Lawyers Association of Michigan, Washtenaw Region, and The Vanzetti Hamilton Bar Association. Meet the newly appointed, newly elected or re-elected judges: Hon. Patrick Conlin, Jr., Hon. Richard Conlin, Hon. Christopher Easthope, Hon. Elisha Fink, Hon. Julia Owdziej, Hon. Anthony Patti, Hon. Charles Pope and Hon. David Swartz. The cost is $28. Email
• The Immigration Law Section will meet at noon, Monday, Jan. 26, at 200 N. Main, Lower Level, with Section Co-Chairs Brad Thomson and Heather Garvock. Speaker: Anya Abramzon of Jewish Family Services will discuss “JFS Services/Initiatives in Washtenaw County.”
• The Public Service Committee will hold a meeting noon to 1 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 27, in the WCBA Office, Suite 1111,1st Floor of the County Courthouse, 101 E. Huron, Ann Arbor. Everyone is welcome.  Participants may bring their own lunch.
• The ADR Section will meet 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 4, in Room A, Washtenaw County Service Center Campus, off Hogback Rd., hosted by Section Chairs Joseph Basta and Cynthia Evans. Speaker Angie Martell will discuss “Gay/Lesbian/Transgender Issues in Mediation.”  RSVP to Sally Brush at or call 734-794-2125.
• The LGBTQ Rights Section will meet noon, Thursday, Feb. 5, at 200 N. Main, Lower Level, with Section Co-Chairs Angie Martell and Kerene Moore.
• The Family Law Section will meet noon, Friday, Feb. 6, at 200 N. Main, Lower Level with Co-Chairs Shalini Nangia and Stephanie Benedict. Speaker Judah Garber and FOC Chairs will discuss “How To Keep Up With Changing Procedures and Personnel at the FOC.”


  1. No comments
Sign in to post a comment »