Washtenaw Update June 2018

On May 24, 2018, WLAM, Washtenaw Region elected a new Board of Directors.  Board members include:

  • Parisa Ghazaeri, President
  • Alison Love, Vice President
  • Sandy Musser, Treasurer
  • Kristin Davis, Secretary
  • Patricia Reiser, Immediate Past President
  • Susan Longsworth, Membership Chair
  • Jinan Hamood, Communications Chair
  • Kym London, Regional Representative



Retired:  Sally Rutzkey, one of WLAM Washtenaw’s founding mothers, has recently retired.  Sally has practiced law since 1972.  We will miss her and hope to see her at many WLAM events. Even though Sally is now retired, she will continue to be an important member of our legal community.

Naomi Woloshin will join Fink and Fink in Ann Arbor, as of counsel.

Elizabeth Graziano received the Washtenaw County Bar Association and Legal Services of South Central Michigan’s 7th Annual Public Service/Pro Bono Award.  Congratulations, Liz!

Kym London and Elizabeth Graziano are now partners at Hamilton, Graziano & London, PLC in Ann Arbor (formerly Hamilton, Judge, Schroer, & Steingold, PLC).

Upcoming Events

June, joint WLAM/Washtenaw County Bar Association Family Picnic at Gallup Park in Ann Arbor on June 27, 2018 from 5:30- 7:30. 2018 Celebrity Grill Masters include the Hon. Joseph F. Burke, the Hon. Charles. J. Pope, and the Hon. J. Cedric Simpson!

July, we will have our Summer Party at the home of new board member, Jinan Hamood, on July 21 from 5:30-7:30.

August, we will have our Annual Happy Hour at Bill’s Beer Garden located in downtown Ann Arbor on August 23 starting at 5:30.

September, we will have a Tailgate at the home of Elizabeth Jolliffe on September 15, 2018 before the Michigan v. Southern Methodist University football game.  Members can walk to the stadium after the tailgate to watch the game.