Washtenaw County Bar Association Law & Justice Fund
Established in 2010 by the Washtenaw County Bar Association, this Fund supports local nonprofits and programs that work to
- Improve public understanding of the legal system, legal issues, and the role of lawyers in our society;
- Advance professional legal develoment and continuing legal education;
- Promote affordable and meaningful access to the justice system in Washtenaw County; and
- Improve the effectiveness and fairness of the legal system in Washtenaw County.
Pictured are epresentatives from WCBA:
First row: Tamara Garwood, Douglas McClure
Second row: Karen Quinlan Valvo, Kyeena Slater, Ashwin Patel, AAACF President & CEO Cheryl Elliott, Dephia Simpson, and Brad MeLampy
Back row: Pat Conlin and Peter Falkenstein
WCBA Board President Ashwin Patel shared: "The WCBA is excited to know that we've created a fund that will support charitable law-related projects, programs, and services in our county for many decades to come. It's really a great feeling to consider the benefits of our endowment well after we're gone."