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 Welcome to Wayne!  The Wayne County Region provides a source of professional development, support, and networking for lawyers and law students living, working, or just interested in Wayne County. Our membership includes women working in firms of all sizes and as solos, in corporations, nonprofits, academia, the judiciary and government, and outside the traditional practice of law as well.  As a member of the Wayne Region, you will get to meet and learn from impressive, experienced women lawyers and judges.     

Please view our event photos on our Facebook page, and like the page, "Women Lawyers Association of Michigan - Wayne Region".  If you are a WLAM member, be sure to join the WLAM Group on LinkedIn.

Please also view our "news & updates" page on this website (under the Regions tab - Wayne - news & updates), for possible posts on past events not referenced below.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

**Member Mixer**

Date: October 23, 2014

Time: 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Location: Third Street Bar (Midtown)

 RSVP by October 20, 2014 to Celeste Simon at CelesteJSimon@gmail.com

Admission is $10.00, which includes one drink ticket and appetizers provided by Dangerously Delicious Pies. This will be a great opportunity for veteran members and new members to get to know one another and catch up. Non-members are also welcome!

 

 **Book Discussion**

 Book: Even After All This Time: A Story of Love, Revolution, and Leaving Iran by Afschineh Latifi

Date: November 4, 2014

Time: 6:00 pm

Location: Abbott Nicholson, P.C., 300 River Place, Suite 3000, Detroit, MI

RSVP by October 31, 2014 to Sarah Harwood at slharwood@abbottnocholson.com or Raman Buttar at rbuttar@saflegal.com

Please join us for an evening of good conversation in a relaxes environment. Hors d'oeuvres, wine, and other refreshments will be provided at no charge. Everyone is welcome and all view points are respected!

RECENT EVENTS:

August 27, 2014 - Annual End of Summer Wine & Garden Party, @ Wayne Circuit Judge Martha Snow's home.

July 29, 2014 - Annual Summer Planning Meeting, @ Judge Kirsten Frank Kelly's, 6 pm. 

July 24, 2014 - Quarterly Book Discussion, "Half the Sky" by Nicholas Kristof and Cheryl Wu.  6 pm, Abbott Nicholson. 

June 12, 2014 - 7th Annual Bench Bar Culinary Challenge for charities, hosted @ Judge Kirsten Frank Kelly's, GPP.   

June 7, 2014 - WLAM Wayne in the Race for the Cure.  Detroit.

May 14, 2014 - Annual Lunch Meeting, Panel discussion "Cybersecurity, Data Breaches, Your Practice & You." Fort Shelby Doubletree Hotel, Detroit.

April 22, 2014 - Quarterly Book discussion, Think! by Lisa Bloom.  6 pm @ Abbott Nicholson

April 8, 2014 - "Behind the Bench" lunch discussion featuring Wayne Circuit Judge Lita Popke.  An exclusive members only joint event with the Detroit Bar Association.