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The Family Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan provides education, information, and analysis about issues of concern through meetings, seminars, this site, public service programs, and publication of a newsletter. Membership in the Section is open to all members of the State Bar of Michigan. Statements made on behalf of the Section do not necessarily reflect the views of the State Bar of Michigan.

Michigan Bar Journal—Family Law Issue

Council Meetings

    Saturday, March 8, 2014, Double Tree, Novi
    Saturday, April 5, 2014, University Club, Lansing
    Saturday, May 3, 2014, Weber's Inn, Ann Arbor
    Saturday, June 7, 2014, Amway Hotel, Grand Rapids

    All regular, monthly Council meetings start at 9:30 a.m. and are preceded by a breakfast buffet starting at 9:00 a.m. The Annual Meeting customarily starts at 9:00a.m., with breakfast buffet at 8:30 a.m. Family Law Section members who are not Council members are welcome at all Council meetings. However, if you know you are going to attend a meeting, kindly send an e-mail in advance so we are sure to have plenty of space and food. If a presenter or member wishes access to audio-video equipment let us know 7 days in advance.

    James J. Harrington, Ill

Join the Section

    Why Join the Section? PDF by Liisa R. Speaker
    There are many intricacies of family law that require an attorney who knows his way around the court room, the referee's office, the family law statutes, the court rules, and case law. Attorneys who practice any amount of family law should join the SBM Family Law Section. [Read the Full Article PDF]

    Section Membership Application PDF

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