Wayne State University

Board of Visitors

Distinguished Wayne Law alumni and prominent members of the legal community provide guidance and expertise to the dean and the Law School through their service on the Wayne Law Board of Visitors. Through their guidance and advice they work to advance the quality and standing of the Law School. 

Executive Committee

Kathryn J. Humphrey, '80
Member, Dykema Gossett PLLC, Detroit

Candyce Ewing Abbatt, '83
Partner, Fried, Saperstein & Abbatt PC, Southfield

Hon. Nancy G. Edmunds, '76
Senior Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan

Hon. Marilyn Kelly, '71
Distinguished Jurist in Residence, Wayne State University Law School

Thomas G. Kienbaum, '68
Member, Kienbaum, Opperwall, Hardy and Pelton PLC, Birmingham

E. Powell Miller, '86
CEO, The Miller Law Firm PC, Rochester

Michael L. Pitt, '74
Managing Partner, Pitt, McGehee, Palmer and Rivers PC, Royal Oak

I.W. Winsten, '79
Partner, Honigman, Miller, Schwartz and Cohn LLP, Detroit


C. David Bargamian, '90
Member, Barris, Sott, Denn and Driker PLLC, Detroit

Henry Baskin, '57
President, Baskin Law Firm PC, Birmingham

Maurice S. Binkow
Partner, Honigman, Miller, Schwartz and Cohn LLP, Detroit

Richard J. Burstein, '69
Partner, Honigman, Miller, Schwartz and Cohn LLP, Bloomfield Hills

Robert M. Carson, '68
Founding Member and Managing Partner, Carson Fischer PLC, Bloomfield Hills

Eric T. Carver, '97
Member, Dykema Gossett PLLC, Detroit

Ina C. Cohen, '74
Law Office of Ina Cohen, Huntington Woods

Dianna L. Collins, '98
Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, Washtenaw County Prosecutor's Office

John J. Collins Jr., '76
General Counsel, AlixPartners LLP, New York City

Albert J. Dib, '80
Member, Dib and Fagan PC, Royal Oak

Hon. Krishna S. Dighe, '87
Assistant Chief, U.S. Department of Justice, Environmental Crimes Section, Washington, D.C.

Earle I. Erman, '74
Founding Attorney, Erman, Teicher, Miller, Zucker and Freedman PC, Southfield

Hon. Edward Ewell Jr. '85
Judge, Third Judicial Circuit Court, Detroit

Tyrone C. Fahner, '68
Partner, Mayer, Brown, Rowe and Maw, Chicago

Michael D. Fishman, '84
Founding Member, Rader, Fishman and Grauer PLLC, Bloomfield Hills

David J. Galbenski, '93
Founder and Executive Vice President of Strategic Initiatives, Lumen Legal, Royal Oak

Hon. Elizabeth L. Gleicher, '79
Judge, Michigan Court of Appeals, Second District

Marcy A. Hahn, '98
Counsel, Appeals, Ford Motor Co. World Headquarters, Dearborn

David M. Hayes, '67
Of Counsel, Clark Hill PLC, Detroit

David M. Hempstead, '75
Member, Bodman LLP, Detroit

Paul W. Hines, '73
Of Counsel, Gasiorek, Morgan, Greco and McCauley PC, Farmington Hills

David D. Joswick, '69
Of Counsel, Miller, Canfield, Paddock and Stone PLC, Troy

Peter M. Kellett, '82
Chairman and CEO, Dykema Gossett PLLC, Detroit

Michael R. Kramer, '68
Member, Dickinson Wright PLLC, Troy

Lawrence D. McLaughlin, '77
Partner, Honigman, Miller, Schwartz and Cohn LLP, Detroit

Lawrence J. Murphy, '79
Partner, Varnum LLP, Grand Rapids

Albert T. Quick, '67
Of Counsel, Smith, Haughey, Rice and Roegge PC, Traverse City

Paul A. Rosen, '64
Rosen & Lovell PC, Southfield

William A. Sankbeil, '71
Of Counsel, Kerr, Russell and Weber PLC, Detroit

Miriam L. Siefer, '75
Chief Federal Defender, Legal Aid and Federal Defender Association, Federal Defender Office, Detroit

Peter Sugar, '70
Partner, Jaffe, Raitt, Heuer and Weiss PC, Southfield

Jonathan T. Weinberg
Professor, Wayne State University Law School

Nathaniel R. Wolf, '97
Attorney, Mika, Meyers, Beckett and Jones PLC, Grand Rapids

Edward M. Zelenak, '77
City Attorney, Lincoln Park and Southgate

Advocating for justice, serving the community, revitalizing Detroit and Michigan