Jefferson Siegel

The Metropolitan Black Bar Association held its 29th Anniversary Awards Gala at Gotham Hall on May 10. Among those attending are, from left, Michael Tucker, executive vice president and general counsel, Avis Budget Group; Rhonda Joy McLean, deputy general counsel, Time Inc.; Rossie Turman III, partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom; Bronx Supreme Court Justice La Tia Martin; Seymour James Jr., attorney-in-charge, criminal practice, Legal Aid Society and president, New York State Bar Association; Cenceria Edwards, the bar group’s Member of the Year; R. Nadine Fontaine, the bar group’s president.