- Wayne Region & DMBA Barristers @ Gleaners Food Bank Detroit, March 22(Event)(15 days)
- Western Region March Lunch(Event)(20 days)
- Western Region April Bring Your Child to Work Painting Event (Event)(48 days)
- WLAM Member Reception(Event)(49 days)
- WLAM 2014 Annual Meeting(Event)(50 days)
- Wayne Region in Race For the Cure, June 7 in Detroit(Event)(92 days)
If you experience any difficulties renewing your membership online and/or registering for the 2012 Annual Meeting, please feel free to print a copy of the application or registration form and send it to email@example.com or via first class mail to WLAM, 120 N. Washington Square, Suite 110A, Lansing, MI 48933. Alternatively you may call our office at 517-372-3320. We will be happy to assist you in processing your request over the phone.
Attorneys in transition: The WLAM Board of Directors has approved reduced membership rates for members who are in transition, unemployed and actively seeking work. Download the form to learn more.
WLAM 2014 Annual Meeting - Save the Date
WLAM's 2014 Annual Meeting will be held on Saturday April 26th at the Bavarian Inn Lodge. Mark your calendar and join us for professional development and networking.
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WLAM Seeks Nominations for Board of Directors, Annual Awards Program
The WLAM Board encourages each of you to consider becoming a candidate to serve on the 2014-15 Board of Directors. We are always looking for dedicated WLAM members to be actively involved in both state and regional governance, whether on a Board or through contributions to a Committee. We want our Board to be diverse and representative of the finest leaders in the profession.
At the State Board level, we encourage you to send in a nomination for yourself or nominate a WLAM member whom you feel has distinguished herself by her leadership ability. Please be thorough and provide as much information as possible about the candidate. Nominations are due no later than March 11, 2014 at 5pm, and should be sent to ASher24@aol.com.
WLAM is seeking nominations for the 2014 Jean King Leadership Award, the Regional Leadership Award, and the Mary S. Coleman Award. The awards will be given at our Annual Meeting, April 26, 2014, to lawyers or judges for her/his outstanding leadership in the advancement of women. These individuals bring honor, esteem and respect to the legal profession. Nominees must be available to attend the 2014 WLAM Annual Meeting on Saturday April 26th. Nominations are due by 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, March 11th - Extended Due Date.
WLAM Commemorates the Life of Hon. Patricia J. Boyle
PATRICIA J. BOYLE, of White Lake, retired Justice of the Michigan Supreme Court and former U.S. District Judge, Judge of the Recorders Court of the City of Detroit and Chief of Research, Training and Appeals for the Wayne County Prosecutor's Office; passed away in Ft. Myers, Florida on January 13, 2014 at the age of 76. She was preceded in death by her husband, Terrance and grandson, Nathan Pernick. She is survived by her sons, Jeffery (Mary) Pernick, Jason (Kimberly) Pernick, Kurt Pernick, and David Pernick; her daughter, Katty (Stefan) Kerst; grandchildren, Brian, Sarah, Riley and Kerry; sister, Linda Gillespie and many dear extended family members, friends and a special canine companion, Mandy.
Visitation will be held at Lynch & Sons Funeral Home, 404 E. Liberty, Milford on Saturday, January 18, 2014 from 2 to 8 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held at Milford Presbyterian Church, 238 N Main St, Milford, Michigan on Sunday, January 19, 2014 at 1:00 p.m., with gathering beginning at 12 Noon.
The Mid-Michigan Chapter has WLAM t-shirts for
sale! There are two color choices, navy or pink; the cost is $15.00.
Please specify color and size, and contact Lori Herr at (517) 908-3483 or firstname.lastname@example.org to
place your order.
WLAM Statement Condemning Free Speech Violation in Michigan House of Representatives Garners National Attention
Remarks from WLAM were featured in an Associated Press (AP) article on the response to the banning of State Reps. Lisa Brown (D - West Bloomfield) and Barb Byrum (D - Onondaga) from their rights and responsibilities to participate in debate on the House floor (more).
You will start seeing QR codes on WLAM materials and on our website. Use your smart phone and scan the QRCode, and then put it on your home page or bookmark it for quick access in your phone. You will need an APP for your Smart Phone to be able to scan the QR Code (stands for Quick Response) and these can be found generally in the APPS for your phone. This QR code will take you to the conference section on the WLAM website. Enjoy!
WLAM is on LinkedIn
Did you know that WLAM is on LinkedIn? Current and new members are urged to become WLAM LinkedIn group members. WLAM utilizes LinkedIn to post employment opportunities and articles about topics important to WLAM members. However, only WLAM members can be WLAM LinkedIn group members - so if you're not a WLAM member, please click on the link above and become one now! For those WLAM members who have yet to add WLAM as a group to their LinkedIn profiles, please click here to sign on to LinkedIn and get started!
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