Detroit Mercy Law Student Sydney Jackson awarded scholarship from Wolverine Bar Association

May 05, 2022

University of Detroit Mercy School of Law first year student Sydney Jackson was recently awarded the Damon J. Keith Scholarship from the Wolverine Bar Association.

“As a member of the Wolverine Bar Association, I am well aware of the amazing strides it has made to creating a more diverse legal community and uplifting the next generation of lawyers,” Jackson said. This summer, Jackson will be splitting her time between externing in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan and the Miller Law Firm.

Jackson was recently elected Treasurer for the 2L Class and Parliamentarian for the Black Law Students Association. for the 2022-2023 year.