Items Tagged with 'State Bar of Michigan'


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

State Bar of Michigan names the 'best' in 2013

September 17, 2013
The State Bar of Michigan will honor what it calls “the best in the legal profession” on Wednesday. Read More

State bar works on strategic plan to address issues

Part of the work’s motivation comes from current economic pressures.

March 1, 2013
The State Bar of Michigan is nearing the midway point of putting its latest strategic plan together, which has been a biannual effort for nearly the past decade, and SBM President Bruce Courtade said the major issues that need to be dealt with have been identified. Read More