Meet the Judges Party to support cancer charity

 The Oakland County Bar Association’s New Lawyers Committee will host the “Spring 2014 Meet the Judges Party” on Thursday, May 22, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Troy Marriott, 200 W. Big Beaver Rd. in Troy.

The annual event offers the opportunity to meet and network with fellow lawyers, judges, and distinguished guests of the State of Michigan and Oakland County.

Judges from the following courts have been invited: all Oakland County District Courts, Oakland County Probate Court, Oakland County Circuit Court, Michigan Court of Appeals, Michigan Supreme Court, and U.S. District Court and U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Michigan.

A silent auction will also take place. All proceeds from the auction will be donated to the Jacqueline E. Bayley Foundation for ovarian cancer research and awareness. The silent auction begins at 5:30 p.m. and will end at 7:30 p.m.

The door open at 5:30 p.m. Stationed hors d’oeuvres will be served from 5:30-7:30 p.m. and a cash bar will be available throughout the evening.

Reservations must be received by Monday, May 12, for this event.

The cost for those who pre-register are $45 for OCBA members and $65 for all non-OCBA members. At the door OCBA members will pay $70 and all non-OCBA members pay $90. For additional information, call the OCBA at 248-334-3400 or visit