14th Annual Dennis W. Archer Public Service Award Gala

  • 11/08/2018
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Yacht Club


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Join us in honoring Hon. Robert J. Colombo, Jr., Chief Judge, Third Judicial Circuit Court, at the 14th Annual Dennis W. Archer Public Service Award Gala.

November 8, 2018
Detroit Yacht Club
6:00 – 9:00 pm

Archer Award winners all have one thing in common – each is an attorney or jurist who exemplifies the ideal of the law as public service. Proceeds will fund free legal clinics and community outreach programs. 


  • Judge Mary Beth Kelly, Retired Michigan Supreme Court Justice
  • Judge William Giovan, Retired 3rd Circuit Court
  • Judge Timothy M. Kenny, 3rd Circuit Court

Emcee: Andrew Humphrey, WDIV award-winning meteorologist & reporter

For information, please contact Darlene Trudell at dtrudell@detroitlawyer.org or 313-961-6120, ext. 201.

Get your name out to over 26,000+ lawyers in metropolitan Detroit. 400+ attendees will be gathering for an evening of networking, excellent food and celebrating with Judge Colombo. Download sponsorship form (pdf).



(Michael B. Serling – Eric Abramson)

Board Members and Trustees of the
Detroit Bar Association and the
Detroit Bar Association Foundation



Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
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DTE Energy
Dykema Gossett PLLC 
Foley & Mansfield PLLP
Garan Lucow Miller
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Hickey, Cianciolo, Finn & Atkins, P.C.
Jones Day
Kerr Russell 
O’Reilly Rancilio PC
Ottenwess, Taweel & Schenk, PLC
 Varnum LLP
Warner Norcross & Judd LLP

Abbott Nicholson PC
Butzel Long
Collins Einhorn Farrell, P.C.
Crawford & Winiarski 
Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau 
Dickinson Wright
Foster, Swift, Collins & Smith, P.C. 
Hickey, Hauck, Bishoff and Jeffers, PLLC
 Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC
ImageSoft, Inc. 
Jaffe Raitt Heuer Weiss
Kitch Drutchas Wagner Valitutti & Sherbrook
McKeen & Associates, P.C.
Maddin Hauser Roth & Heller, P.C.
MGM Grand Detroit
The Miller Law Firm Detroit
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, PLLC
Ogne, Alberts & Stuart PC
Plunkett Cooney
Sommers Schwartz, PC
Sterling Attorneys at Law PC
 Todd Grant Gattoni
Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker LLP
Zausmer August & Caldwell P.C.

Brooks Wilkins Sharkey & Turco PLLC
Detroit Land Bank Authority
 Driggers, Schultz & Herbst
Foley & Lardner LLP
Hanson/Renaissance Reporting & Video
King & Murray, PLLC
Neuman Anderson Grieco McKenney, P.C.

John Henry Davis
Howard T. Linden PC
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Orlans PC
Richard Poling 
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