Award winners honored


The Michigan Defense Trial Counsel (MDTC) recently presented its Second?Annual Legal Excellence Awards earlier this month at the Gem Theatre in Detroit. MDTC President Richard W. Paul (second from right), of Dickinson Wright PLLC,was among those on hand to congratulate honorees (left to right) Patrick F. Geary of Smith, Haughey, Rice, &?Roegge PC who received the Excellence in Defense Award; John P. Jacobs of Jacobs & Diemer PC who received the John P. Jacobs Appellate Advocacy Award; Kyle N. Smith of Colins, Einhorn, Farrell PC who received the Golden Gavel Award; and Michigan Court of Appeals Judge Michael J. Riordan who received the Judicial Award of Excellence.

– Photo by John Meiu