• Certified Fellow of the Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
  • Top Divorce Lawyer, Hour Magazine
  • Super Lawyers, Detroit News
  • The Department of Justice, Outstanding Service to Victims Award
  • State Bar of Michigan’s Champion of Justice Award
  • Wade H. McCree Media Award for the Advancement of Justice
  • Henry Baskin received 2009 Michigan Emmy Award for Due Process program – “Treatment Court”
  • State Bar of Michigan Family Law Section’s “Lifetime Achievement” Award
  • Wayne State University’s Distinguished Alumni Award
  • Distinguished Service Award of the Michigan Kidney Foundation
  • Merry-Go-Round CARE House Award and Garnet Award
  • Variety – The Children’s Charity of Detroit, Dream Catcher’s Award
  • National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, Silver Circle Award
  • Nationally recognized for advocacy on behalf of women and children, education and social equality.

Professional Associations Past and Present

  • Oakland University-William Beaumont Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine, Advisory Board
  • Past President of the 3,000-member Oakland County Bar Association
  • Macomb County Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association
  • American Bar Association: Law and Media Committee and Client Security Fund Committee
  • Chairperson of the Domestic Violence Task Force
  • Attorney Discipline Board: Panel Chairperson
  • State Bar of Michigan Chair of Judiciary Committee
  • President of Family Law Section of State Bar of Michigan
  • Commissioner of the Trial Court Assessment Commission for the State of Michigan
  • Founder of the Michigan Chapter of the Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
  • American Judicature Society
  • President of the Wayne State University Law Alumni Association
  • Wayne State University Law Alumni Executive Committee
  • Board of Trustees of Oakland University’s Governing Board for 16 years
  • Adjunct Professor of Law at the University of Detroit-Mercy Law School
  • Appointed special counsel to Joint Michigan Senate and House Committee on Child Custody
  • Authored Michigan’s Child Custody Act of 1970
  • Special Assistant to the Attorney General for Child Support Matters
  • Founder of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Michigan Branch
  • National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, National Legal Committee
  • Board of WTVS TV
  • Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association

Publications and Seminars

  • American Bar Association’s Family Law Advocate
  • Associate Editor of Michigan Family Law Journal
  • Michigan Trial Lawyers Association
  • Institute of Continuing Legal Education
  • Michigan Friends of the Court
  • Michigan Judges’ Association
  • Producer/presenter 150th Anniversary Commemoration of the Michigan Supreme Court
  • Managing Editor of Wayne Law Review
  • Prosecuting Attorney’s Association of Michigan
  • Several other publications, including Michigan Divorce
  • Appear state-wide on nationally syndicated television and radio programs