Items Tagged with 'State Bar of Michigan'

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State bar honors firms for pro bono work

August 23, 2017
The State Bar of Michigan has honored a group of law firms and corporations in the region for their work in providing access to justice to low-income individuals. Read More

State bar opens nominations for awards

December 28, 2016
The governing organization for attorneys in Michigan has announced that the nomination period for its annual awards is now open. Read More

Judge wins statewide family law award

November 25, 2016
A local judge has won a statewide award for her work in family law. Read More

Attorney wins pro bono award from state bar

June 27, 2016
The State Bar of Michigan has named an attorney in the region the recipient of this year’s John W. Cummiskey Award, which is given in acknowledgement of an attorney’s contribution in the area of pro bono work. Read More

State Bar of Michigan honors 'best' in profession

October 21, 2015
The State Bar of Michigan has hosted its annual meeting and honored a dozen of “the best” legal professionals for their contributions to the statewide industry. Read More

Bar puts emphasis on marijuana

Michigan has the potential to lead the country in marijuana-related law.

August 28, 2015
A group of more than 50 attorneys with a stake in marijuana-related law will meet for the first time in October as a formal section of the State Bar of Michigan. Read More

Bar association handing out awards

September 10, 2014
Several attorneys from Michigan will be honored next week during the State Bar of Michigan’s annual meeting and awards banquet. Read More

State Bar honors attorney Carl Ver Beek with highest award

Varnum attorney’s lengthy career is marked by community and professional participation.

August 29, 2014
On Sept. 17, the State Bar of Michigan will honor Varnum attorney Carl Ver Beek with the Roberts P. Hudson Award at its annual meeting being held in Grand Rapids. Read More

Task force: State bar should stay mandatory

June 18, 2014
| By AP
LANSING — A task force created by the Michigan Supreme Court said attorneys should continue to be required to join the State Bar of Michigan. Read More

State Bar of Michigan seeks to prohibit secret judicial ads

September 19, 2013
LANSING — The State Bar of Michigan has called for an end to secretly funded judicial campaign ads, urging the secretary of state to require disclosure of the spending that's increasingly dominated state Supreme Court elections. Read More