State Bar of Michigan Announces 2016 Award Winners

Awards

2016 State Bar of Michigan Award Recipients

The following individuals will receive 2016 State Bar of Michigan awards at a banquet on Sept. 21 at the SBM Annual Meeting in Grand Rapids.

Roberts P. Hudson Award: Linda K. Rexer

Frank J. Kelley Distinguished Public Service Award: William A. Forsyth and Wayne F. Pratt

Champion of Justice Award: Hon. Ulysses W. Boykin, Hon. Nanci J. Grant, Roland Hwang, Marla L. Mitchell-Cichon, and H. Rhett Pinsky

John W. Reed Lawyer Legacy Award: George T. Roumell Jr.

John W. Cummiskey Pro Bono Award: Leo P. Goddeyne

Kimberly M. Cahill Bar Leadership Award: Macomb County Bar Foundation



2016 State Bar of Michigan Representative Assembly Award Recipients

The following individuals will receive State Bar Representative Assembly awards at the Assembly’s Sept. 22 meeting in Grand Rapids.

Michael Franck Award: Lynn P. Chard

Unsung Hero Award: Tessa K. Hessmiller and Jerrold E. Schrotenboer

More information about each award recipient will be released prior to the SBM Annual Meeting, which will take place Sept. 21-23 in Grand Rapids.