Ad Hoc Work Group on Professionalism

Jurisdiction

Implement the Recommendations as stated in the Promoting Professionalism in the 21st Century Summary Report from the State Bar of Michigan October 2018 Professionalism & Civility Summit, with priority placed on the first three recommendations:

  • Encourage bar associations, lawyer organizations, and judicial groups to conduct similar summits
  • Consider the adoption of Michigan-specific civility guidelines for lawyers and judges and use them more deliberately
  • Review the Lawyer's Oath more frequently and include it in a State Bar curated clearinghouse and professionalism toolkit

2019-2020 Committee List