Michael O. Fawaz, an attorney at the Royal Oak business and corporate law firm Howard and Howard, has been nominated by the Michigan Supreme Court and appointed by Governor Gretchen Whitmer to the Board of Law Examiners.
The Board of Law Examiners is responsible for the investigation and examination of all persons who initially apply for admission to the bar of Michigan. Fawaz succeeds Judge Christopher M. Murray, whose term expired June 30, 2021. Fawaz’s term will expire June 30, 2026.
At Howard and Howard, Fawaz is a commercial litigation and appellate attorney. He received his Juris Doctorate from Michigan State University College of Law, where he graduated magna cum laude. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Michigan.