Award Winners


Pictured (l-r) Chuck Mahone, Marisa Vinsky, Lizzy Cary, Kim Thelen, Tony Palmer-Peterson, Mary Chartier, Jeff Mittendorf, Takura Nyamfukudza, Kurt E. Krause, and Amy Ronayne-Krause.     (Photo courtesy of Mary Chartier)

The East Lansing law firm of Chartier & Nyamfukudza, P.L.C. was honored at the Davis-Dunnings Bar Association’s 21st Annual Otis M. Smith Scholarship Banquet. Mary Chartier was honored with the Distinguished Barrister Award and Takura Nyamfukudza received a surprise award from the DDBA president for his outstanding work. The DDBA is a bar association formed to provide support to African-American attorneys in Mid-Michigan by providing networking and professional development opportunities.