Saturday, October 4, 2014,
Amway Hotel, Grand Rapids
Saturday, November 1, 2014, Double Tree Hilton Hotel, Novi
Saturday, December 6, 2014, Kellogg Center, East Lansing
Saturday, January 24, 2015, Kellogg Center, East Lansing
Saturday, March 7, 2015, Weber's Inn, Ann Arbor
Saturday, April 11, 2015,
Double Tree Hilton Hotel, Novi
Saturday, May 2, 2015,
Amway Hotel, Grand Rapids
Saturday, June 6, 2015,
Weber's Inn, Ann Arbor
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 9:00 a.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.
Pre- and Postnuptial Agreements
Cosponsored with ICLE
In person and live webcast available. On demand available October 2.
Date: Thursday, September 11, 2014
Time: 1:30–5:00 p.m.
Location: Inn at St. John's, Plymouth [Directions]
Register with ICLE
Since nearly half of all marriages end in divorce, many clients will benefit from the financial security that can result from a prenuptial or postnuptial agreement. Learn from leading practitioners how to draft a sound, enforceable agreement, how to modify the agreement, and how to skillfully litigate marital agreement disputes.
Annual Business Meeting
This event is offered in conjunction with the Bar's Annual Meeting
Date: Thursday, September 18, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m.–Noon
Location: DeVos Place, Grand Rapids
Registration is requested to allow for proper facilities planning. Visit the Bar's Annual Meeting page for more details.
ICLE: Family Law Institute, 13th Annual
Winter Conference 2015
Dates: January 31–February 7, 2015
Location: Maroma Resort & Spa, Riviera Mayan, Mexico [website]
Registration Deadline: July 15, 2014
Named "The Top Beach" on the Travel Channel's "World's 10 Best Beaches"
Quite possibly the best kept secret in Mexico, Maroma Resort is a hideaway that is intent on preserving the ecology of its many acres of fine white sand beach and jungle—all the while taking individual service and luxury to unprecedented heights.
The advanced level seminar is taught by some of Michigan's finest family law attorneys.
Date: 3rd Thursday of the month, at 5:30 p.m.
Location: Park Club of Kalamazoo, 219 W. South, Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Host: Ross Stancati
Hosted by Randy Velzen
Date: 2nd Tuesday of the month, at 7:30 a.m.
Location: Sundance Grill, 40 Pearl St., Grand Rapids
Hosted by Traci Rink and Amy Yu
Date: 2nd Wednesday of the month, after motion call
Location: Panera Bread on Telegraph, north of Square Lake Rd.