WCBA hosting annual awards dinner and elections May 19

The Washtenaw County Bar Association will hold its annual awards dinner and election on Thursday, May 19, at Weber's Inn in Ann Arbor.

The social hour will begin at 5:30 p.m. followed by dinner at 6:30 p.m.

Award recipients include:

--Liberty Bell Award: Wendy Raymond, Tappan Middle School educator;

--Patriot Award: Bridget McCormack and David Moran, University of Michigan Law School, Michigan Innocence Clinic;

Professionalism and Civility in the Practice of Law Award: Roger Chard, Chard and Lloyd.

In addition, there will be a recognition of pro bono contributors; election of officers and directors at large; and the administration of the oath of office to incoming 2011-2012 Board of Directors.

For more information, call 994-4912 or email Candy Newton at newtonc@ewashtenaw.org.

Published: Mon, May 9, 2011