SBM announces award recipients

The following individuals are recipients of 2012 State Bar of Michigan Awards, which will be presented at a banquet on Sept. 19 at this year’s Annual Meeting in Grand Rapids.

2012 State Bar of Michigan Award Recipients:

Roberts P. Hudson Award: Frederick M. Baker Jr.

Frank J. Kelley Distinguished Public Service Award: John M. Barr and Hon. Willie G. Lipscomb Jr.

John W. Reed Michigan Lawyer Legacy Award: Professor Robert A. Sedler

Champion of Justice Award: Kathleen L. Bogas, Hon. Karen M. Fort Hood, Frederick W. Lauck, L. Roland Roegge and Thomas K. Thornburg

John W. Cummiskey Pro Bono Award: Ann M. Ozog

Kimberly M. Cahill Bar Leadership Award: OCBA Pro Bono Mentor Match Program

Liberty Bell Award: Sergeant Major David Dunckel

The following individuals are recipients of State Bar Representative Assembly Awards, which will be presented at the Assembly’s Sept. 20 meeting in Grand Rapids.

2012 State Bar Representative Assembly Award Recipients:

Michael Franck Award: Hon. James H. Fisher

Unsung Hero Award: Judy B. Calton and Jeffrey S. Kopp