DETROIT, Mich. (PRWEB) June 25, 2013
Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that Attorney Jerome Crawford has been elected to the Board of Directors for the Wolverine Bar Association and the Wolverine Bar Foundation. He will serve as a director of the organizations during the 2013-2014 bar year.
Mr. Crawford is an Associate in Dickinson Wright’s Troy office. He focuses his practice in the areas of commercial & business litigation; intellectual property; music, sports & entertainment litigation; real estate & bank litigation; and workouts, restructurings & foreclosures. Mr. Crawford advises clients with regards to the formation of LLCs and corporations and drafting and/or amending organizational documents. In the intellectual property arena, he counsels Fortune 500 companies regarding risks associated with potential trademark use and registration on a wide array of retail products. He is a member of the State Bar of Michigan, the Oakland County Bar Association, the Wolverine Bar Association, and the Straker Bar Association. Mr. Crawford received his B.A., with honors, from Michigan State University and his J.D., with honors, from Michigan State University College of Law.
The Wolverine Bar Association has a proud legacy of promoting and supporting the professional development of African-American attorneys, jurists, and law students in metropolitan Detroit as well as the greater Michigan area. Tracing its origin to the founding of the Harlan Law Club nearly 100 years ago, the Wolverine Bar Association was founded upon the principles of excellence in the pursuit of justice, and equal access and protection under the law.
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