State Bar of Michigan Announces 2017 Award Winners

The following individuals will receive 2017 State Bar of Michigan awards at a banquet on Sept. 27 at the SBM NEXT Conference in Detroit.

2017 State Bar of Michigan Award Recipients

Roberts P. Hudson Award: Gerard Mantese
Frank J. Kelley Distinguished Public Service Award: Hon. Robert Holmes Bell, Hon. Bernard A. Friedman, and Barbara L. McQuade
Champion of Justice Award: Michael C. McDaniel, Hon. Kelly Ramsey
John W. Reed Lawyer Legacy Award: Professor Alan S. Schenk
John W. Cummiskey Pro Bono Award: Robert Charles Treat Jr.
Kimberly M. Cahill Bar Leadership Award: Patrick J. Wilson
Liberty Bell Award: Annemarie Conway
Michigan State Bar Foundation Founders Award: Linda K. Rexer

The following individuals will receive State Bar Representative Assembly awards at the Assembly’s Sept. 28 meeting in Detroit.

2017 State Bar of Michigan Representative Assembly Award Recipients

Michael Franck Award: Mark L. Teicher
Unsung Hero Award:
F. Martin Tieber

More information about each award recipient will be released prior to the SBM NEXT Conference, which will take place Sept. 27-29 in Detroit.