Kelechi E. Adibe Named to Lawyers of Color’s Inaugural Hot List

KelechiKelechi E. Adibe, an attorney with the law firm Warner Norcross & Judd LLP, has been named to Lawyers of Color’s inaugural Hot List.

The Hot List features 100 attorneys who are minorities from the Midwest and under the age of 40. Attorneys are nominated by mentors, peers and colleagues and selected by committee based on noteworthy accomplishments or activity in legal pipeline initiatives, bar publications and legal blogs.

Adibe joined the firm in 2012 and is a member of the State Bar of Michigan.

Adibe holds a bachelor’s degree with distinction in economics and political science and a doctor of jurisprudence cum laude from the University of Michigan.

Lawyers of Color, which was founded as On Being A Black Lawyer, has been recognized by the American Bar Association, National Black Law Students Association and National Association of Black Journalists. Founded in 2008 as a news and resource center, the company has grown into a social media firm providing research, career development and brand marketing opportunities to clients.