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Purse Collection – Holiday Giving Project

This fall the WLAM Domestic Violence Committee teamed up with the  “I-Purse Project,” as a holiday giving project, where the “I” represents integrity and wholeness, in order to provide a purse packed with hygiene products and other essentials to our sisters in need. For many people the purse is a wardrobe necessity that others may take for […]

Western Update December 2019

We held our annual holiday party on Wednesday, December 11th at the YWCA.  Around 30 attendees enjoyed cocktails and hors d’oeuvres. In attendance were several judges and some new members to our region. Also, start the new year with an updated headshot!  Join us on January 23, 2020, for a free professional headshot session (with […]

Great Lakes Bay Update December 2019

WLAM- Great Lakes Bay Region hosted an October Happy Hour at Retro Rocks Pub. They also hosted their annual Christmas Party on December 19th at Fischer Hall in Frankenmuth with almost 40 attendees. It was great opportunity to mingle with some of our regions leaders including the Honorable James T. Borchard, the Honorable Fred L. […]

Macomb Update December 2019

Our 2nd Annual Golf outing was held on October 4th.  Spirits were warm even if the temperatures were not. Tanya Grillo was awarded the MACC contract for Southfield.  She will be assisting the city and court in the administration of Southfield Indigent Defense System. Former Vice-President Alyia Hakim appointed to the bench by Governor Whitmer […]

WLAM Foundation 2020 Scholarship Application Now Available

The Women Lawyers Association of Michigan is happy to announce that 12 scholarships of $3,500 each will be awarded to women law students in the Spring of 2020. There is also the possibility of an additional scholarship that is in the works for which all eligible applicants will be considered. Download Application Each law school […]

Collect Cell Phones for Domestic Violence Awareness Month

WLAM SPONSORING COLLECTION OF USED CELL PHONES TO SUPPORT NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH In honor and support of National Domestic Violence Month, WLAM’s Domestic Violence Committee is sponsoring a cellphone buyback program to raise money for the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence. All WLAM members are encouraged to inquire into whether their firms or […]