Honoring award recipients


The D. Augustus Straker Bar Association recently celebrated its “Silver Jubilee” at the 25th Annual Trailblazers Dinner at The Community House in Birmingham. Presented coveted Trailblazer Awards at the dinner were Khalilah Spencer, a partner at Honigman; Martha Moore, auxiliary dean and professor at WMU Cooley Law School; and Rasul Raheem, senior attorney at Plunkett Cooney. Tiffany Buckley-Norwood, of Jackson Lewis, delivered the opening and closing remarks, while Judge Terrance Keith of the Wayne County Probate Court offered remarks on the 25th anniversary of the dinner. Straker Bar President Vassal Johnson II also was among the featured speakers at the event. Pictured are (left to right): Martha Moore, Tiffany Buckley-Norwood, Rasul Raheem, Vassal Johnson II and Khalilah Spencer.

– Photo by John Meiu