Calendar of Events


Mar
2
Thu
Film Screening – Dream, Girl @ Emagine Theater
Mar 2 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Dream Big
Dream, Girl

Join WLAM for a networking event and screening of the film Dream, Girl, a documentary showcasing the stories of inspiring and ambitious female entrepreneurs.

The screening will take place Thursday, March 2nd at 7:00PM at the Emagine Theatre in Royal Oak with a reception preceding at 5:30PM at The Grille Restaurant (connected to the theatre).

Thursday, March 2nd
5:30PM
Emagine Theatre
200 North Main St, Royal Oak, MI 48067

Tickets for the event are $10 for members and $15 for non-members. Tickets can be purchased at the link here.

Mar
9
Thu
Affinity Charity Challenge @ Local Kitchen and Bar
Mar 9 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Please join the Macomb, Oakland, and Wayne Regions of the Women Lawyers Association of Michigan, the Wolverine Bar Association, and the D. Augustus Straker Bar Association for the Affinity Charity Challenge!

Each participating bar association will invite a judge to “sponsor” a signature cocktail. Attendees will “vote” on the best cocktail with cash tips. The judge whose cocktail receives the most tips will win the Challenge! Each judge’s tips will go to the charity of the judge’s choice.

The featured judges and charities are:

Wolverine Bar Association – the Hon. Cylenthia LaToye Miller – The American Heart Association

Keep checking your email and this page to see which judges and charities will be featured.

Tickets:

Members of any of the sponsoring organizations: $50

Non-members: $60

Tickets include appetizers and one drink ticket.

 

Mar
10
Fri
NAWL 2017 Mid-Year Meeting & Award Luncheon @ Sofitel Chicago Magnificent Mile
Mar 10 @ 8:00 am – 5:30 pm

The National Association of Women Lawyers invites you to join us for the 2017 Mid-Year Meeting & Awards Luncheon in Chicago. This comprehensive program will offer both professional development opportunities and skills training to help women in all fields of legal practice thrive in their careers. NAWL will also recognize and honor leading lawyers who have made a significant impact on improving and diversifying the legal profession. And, as always, there will be plenty of time for networking built in throughout the event. Join NAWL in the Midwest and get inspired!

Apr
9
Sun
SBM Annual Brunch for Bars @ Fort Shelby Doubletree
Apr 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

The Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Committee and the Equal Access Initiative of the Justice Initiatives invite you to join us for our third annual Brunch for Bars. Please mark your calendars for Sunday, April 9, at 10 a.m. and plan to join us at the Fort Shelby Doubletree in downtown Detroit. RSVP below to join your colleagues for communication, collaboration, and comradery.

Watch your e-mails for more information as the date nears.

To reserve your spot please click here now!

Thank you and we hope to see you there!

Apr
28
Fri
WLAM 99th Annual Meeting @ Crowne Plaza Hotel
Apr 28 all-day
May
9
Tue
NAWL Event: Succeeding In-House and Navigating The Pipeline to Equity Partnership @ Renaissance Seattle Hotel
May 9 all-day
Jun
14
Wed
10th Bench-Bar Culinary Challenge @ Home of Hon. Wendy Baxter
Jun 14 all-day

Our 10th Anniversary Bench-Bar Culinary Challenge will be Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at the home of the Hon. Wendy Baxter in Detroit’s historic Sherwood Forest neighborhood.  It promises to be the best one yet!

Over the last 9 years, you have helped raise over $150,000 for Alternatives for Girls, Crossroads for Youth and the WLAM Foundation Student Scholarship Fund.  Thank you for your past support.  We appreciate your involvement!

Please consider a firm or individual sponsorship for 2017!  More information to follow soon.

Jul
20
Thu
NAWL 2017 Annual Meeting & Awards Luncheon @ Grand Hyatt at Grand Central Station
Jul 20 all-day
Sep
15
Fri
NAWL Event: Meeting The Challenge – Boston @ Hyatt Regency Boston
Sep 15 all-day
Nov
9
Thu
NAWL Thirteenth General Counsel Institute @ Intercontinental New York Barclay
Nov 9 – Nov 10 all-day