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News | June 30, 2021
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Pamela C. Enslen Receives Michigan Women Forward Courage and Achievement Award

Warner + Judd Partner Pamela C. Enslen has been recognized by Michigan Women Forward with its Courage and Achievement Award.

The award, which will be presented at the organization’s WomanUp & Celebrate Kalamazoo event on Wednesday, Sept. 29, recognizes Enslen for her powerful and inspiring work within the Greater Kalamazoo community.
Enslen concentrates her litigation and mediation practice on business, employment and commercial matters. She provides labor, employment and business advice, as well as policy advice and drafting, to corporations, nonprofits, universities and colleges, municipalities, medical practices and others.
Active professionally and in the community, Enslen has served as chair of the Dispute Resolution Advisory Committee of the U. S. District Court of the Western District of Michigan and on the editorial board of the Journal of College and University Law of the National Association of College and University Attorneys.
Enslen is a Fellow of the Michigan Bar Foundation, a Life Fellow of the American Bar Foundation and a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America. She has held numerous leadership positions with the American Bar Association and the ABA Executive Committee of the Board of Governors. She served as the ABA’s official observer during portions of the of 9/11 terrorist trial proceedings in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
Enslen has received many honors throughout her career, including recognition by the State Bar of Michigan for her work in dispute resolution, as the YWCA of Kalamazoo's 2019 Lifetime Woman of Achievement, a Michigan Lawyers Weekly “Women in the Law” and as one of the 50 Most Influential Women in West Michigan by The Grand Rapids Business Journal.
She has been honored by Best Lawyers in American since 2008, earning recognition as Kalamazoo Employment Law-Management Lawyer of the Year in 2015. She has also been featured as a Michigan Super Lawyer, including six years in the Top 50 Women Michigan Super Lawyers.
Enslen is a passionate supporter of the arts community in Kalamazoo, serving on the boards of directors for the Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra, Stulberg International String Competition and Western Michigan University Theatre Guild. She continues to serve in a variety of leadership roles with the Michigan Women’s Foundation board. She is a graduate of Inforum’s Executive Leadership Program and has volunteered for other organizations focused on health care, education and the community.
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