Red Mass 2016

The Red Mass will be celebrated by Bishop Boyea at St. Mary Cathedral on Monday, September 26, 2016 at 5:15pm.  It will be followed by dinner at Saint Mary’s Parish Hall, adjacent to the Cathedral.

Father Michael Murray will introduce the annual recipient of the Guild’s prestigious Saint Thomas More Award  to Randy Hackney.  Mr. Hackney is the managing partner of the East Lansing office of Hackney Grover and practices primarily in medical malpractice defense litigation.  He has practiced law for more than 38 years and is widely recognized as a leader in medical malpractice defense litigation, insurance litigation, and insurance company formation.  Mr. Hackney has been selected as a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates.  The Michigan chapter of this honorary society is limited in size to one half of one percent of all lawyers in the State of Michigan.  He has also been named in Super Lawyers and has been selected by his peers to be included in Best Lawyers in America.

The Guild will also introduce this year’s annual recipient of the Charles F. FiliceSaint Ives of Tréguier Award, bestowed on Christine Galuatians, a law student, WMU/Cooley.  She has demonstrated successful academic achievement, is active in the community, and possesses outstanding character and demonstrates concern for others through public service.

The Guild invites everyone to join us for an enjoyable evening.  Please RSVP by Wednesday, September 19 by sending the registration form with payment to the Catholic Lawyers Guild, c/o Diane Arzberger, Executive Director, 1812 N. Genesee Dr., Lansing 48915.

Red Mass Flyer