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Unauthorized Practice of the Law Committee

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  • Provide guidance concerning matters involving the alleged unauthorized practice of the law, including the filing and prosecution of actions seeking to enjoin the unauthorized practice.
  • Propose and support measures to educate the public and the legal profession about unauthorized practice of law issues.
  • Note:

    • This committee may have more than 15 members.

    2014-2015 Committee List PDF

Public Policy Reports

    All reports are in PDF format.

    2013-2014 Legislative Session

    • HB4528 Michigan Immigration Clerical Assistant Act

    2005-2006 Legislative Session

    • HB4732 Allows Property Managers and Other Non-Lawyers to Represent Certain Businesses in Eviction Proceedings
    • HB5625 Allows Real Estate Agents to Represent Landlords in Small Claims Court in Security Deposit Disputes Under Certain Circumstances
    • SB0815 Allows Property Managers and Other Nonlawyers to Represent Businesses in Certain Eviction Proceedings

Annual Reports


    The Committee meets quarterly during the Bar year. Contact the Committee chair or State Bar staff liaison for more information.



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