• GR Bar Association Diversity Committee Tribute to African American Legal Trailblazers – February 24

In celebration of Black History Month, the Grand Rapids Bar Association’s Diversity Committee will host a reception in recognition of this historic year. The reception, “Great Accomplishments…Great Expectations: A Tribute to African-American Legal Trailblazers,” will be held on Tuesday, February 24, 2009, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on the third floor of San Chez Bistro.

The event will recognize African-American lawyers and judges who have accomplished notable “firsts” within our city, our state, and our nation. There is no charge to attend the reception, which will offer an array of appetizers and a cash bar.  You do, however, need to register online or by calling Lee Sullivan at 616-454-5550.