Upcoming Events

Annual Pre-St. Patrick’s Day Happy Hour

When:    March 12, 2020- 5:30 pm

Where:   Rosie O’Grady’s (side bar w/ glass windows) – 279 W Nine Mile, Ferndale, MI 48220

Please RSVP to jcupples@fbmjlaw.com. 


24th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade Brunch

When:    March 15, 2020 (10:00am-11:30am) – doors open at 9:45am

Where:    Mario’s (Detroit) – 4222 Second Avenue, Detroit, MI 48201

Mario’s is set to provide us with a top-notch brunch menu – complete with drink specials.  The event will feature Irish music presented by our very own Cahill & Murphy, as well as snappy commentary from our Co-MCs. Our MCs this year will be Michigan Court of Appeals Justice and former ISIAL President Mike Riordan and 35th District Court Judge Michael Gerou.  A must-see to this year’s entertainment program will be appearances from the Queen of the Detroit United Irish Societies f/k/a Maid of Erin Court, the Court of St. Brigid, and the parade Grand Marshal.   Also expected to attend will be plenty of lawyers, judges, elected leaders, and dignitaries from the Detroit Irish-American community.  We will also feature our annual raffle for the ISIAL scholarship fund.

Space is extremely limited.  Tickets must be purchased in advance by Friday, March 13, 2020  –  and are specially priced at $35 for ISIAL members; $40 for non-members; $15 for children (under 12); $25 for law students.   Adult brunches will be $45 at the door without advance reservation.  [Reservations are held at the door, no tickets are issued.]  Purchase your Brunch tickets via PayPal here:

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**Advertising and sponsorship opportunities**
For only $25 you/your company can be listed as a contributor in our Parade Book!
Other ad/message options include: 1/4 page message/ad ($50) – 1/2 page message/ad ($100) – full page message/ad ($200),  Messages/ads can be paid by via PayPal (below ) or by check to our address above.  Your message/ad should be emailed to garybres@msn.com (Word preferred).  Ads must be placed by March 11, 2020. 

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General Member Meeting, featuring Justice Megan Cavanagh

When:    April 27, 2020 –  6:00pm

Where:    John Cowley & Sons Irish Pub (basement), 33338 Grand River Ave, Farmington, MI 48336

Details to follow. 

Please RSVP to: Jennifer Cupples, jcupples@fbmjlaw.com.




3/12/20 – Pre-St. Patrick’s Day HH         3/15/20 – St. Patrick’s Day Parade Brunch                                     4/27/20 – General Member Meeting -feat. Justice Megan Cavanagh