Foley announced today that Jeffrey Kopp, partner in the Detroit office, has been elected as president of the Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association (DMBA) Barristers division for its 2010-2011 term. Kopp has served on the Barristers’ Board of Directors since 2003, and assumes the position of president following his nomination, election and service as president-elect and secretary/treasurer.
As president, Kopp will oversee all of the Barristers’ activities, including its new lawyer admission ceremonies, school partnership program with Detroit high schools, Law Day events and other charitable programming. He will also serve as the principal liaison between the Barristers and the Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association’s Board of Directors.
The “Barristers” is the young lawyers division of the DMBA. Historically, the Barristers have been the most active and service-oriented division of the DMBA, with a focus on service to the community and service to the Bar.
Congratulations to Jeffrey Kopp for the distinct honor of overseeing the DMBA Barristers in the upcoming 2010-2011 term.