Annual Brunch for Bars hosted


The State Bar of Michigan (SBM) Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Committee and Equal Access Initiative co-hosted the Annual Brunch for Bars on Sunday, April 9, at the Fort Shelby DoubleTree Hotel in Detroit. The brunch occurred the morning after the Wolverine Bar Association’s 56th Annual Barristers Ball and offered an opportunity for leaders of local and affinity bar associations to network, share information, and discuss collaboration opportunities. Among those taking part in the event were (front row, left to right) Michigan Court of Appeals Judge Cynthia Stephens, committee co-chair; Fred Herrmann of Kerr, Russell, & Weber PLC; Shenique Moss of the Wayne County Commission; Don Rockwell of Nill Rockwell PC; and Erika Davis of Butler Davis PLLC; along with (back row, left to right) Saeed Khan of Wayne State University; SBM President Lawrence Nolan, committee co-chair; and SBM Director of Diversity Gregory Conyers.

– Photo by John Meiu