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Western Update March 2020

In December the Western Region held a Holiday party at the YWCA. Great attendances – both attorneys and judges. In January there was a free headshot/styling event for members. February included the westside hosting of the 9 to 5 movie event. Currently the Winter Wine Down event scheduled for March to celebrate WLAM’s birthday has […]

“Warrior Lawyers” Documentary Published

Last year WLAM was proud to sponsor WARRIOR LAWYERS, a one-hour documentary about Native American role models, Nation Re-Building and Tribal Justice. We are excited to report that the film has been completed and the trailer is available below. Copies of the film are available for purchase at ‘Warrior Lawyers’ Trailer from Audrey Geyer […]

WLAM Foundation Names Recipients of “Outstanding Women Law Student” Scholarships

For Immediate Release March 10, 2020 13 exceptional female law students to receive $42,000 in total scholarship awards, with contributions from law firm and corporate partners LANSING, MI – The Women Lawyers Association of Michigan Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2020 WLAM Foundation Awards for Outstanding Women Law Students. Besides their superior academic […]

Women Lawyers Association of Michigan to Celebrate 102nd Anniversary

March 5, 2020 For Immediate Release: Women Lawyers Association of Michigan to Celebrate 102nd Anniversary The Women Lawyers Association of Michigan (WLAM) is proud to announce its upcoming 102nd Anniversary.  WLAM will celebrate this historic milestone on April 17-18, 2020 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The theme of this year’s Annual Meeting is Lifting Women Up, […]

Welcome Tip of the Mitt Region!

WLAM is excited to announce that we have a new region representing the northern Michigan counties of Cheboygan, Emmet, Charlevoix, Antrim, Grand Traverse, and Leelanau. The Tip of the Mitt (TotM) Region has officially begun its three-month probationary period (per the WLAM Bylaws) and their membership will be voted on at the annual meeting on April 18th […]

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 […]