Announcement

Date: Thursday, May 18
Time: 7:30 pm
Location: Muskegon Museum of Art, 296 W Webster Ave, Muskegon

Friends of Hackley Library cordially invites you to attend The 36th Annual Charles Henry Hackley Distinguished Lecture in the Humanities.

Judge Nancy Torresen, Chief Judge US District Court of Maine will address: The Opioid Crisis: A Federal Court’s Response. Addressing the nation’s deadly opioid and heroin epidemic.

Further information is attached.


Golf Outing

Date: Friday, June 9
Time:
Noon Registration; 1 pm Shotgun Start; Dinner and Prizes* to follow
Location:
Oak Ridge Golf Club

  • $75.00 per person, which benefits the Law Day Scholarship Fund. Your entry fee covers eighteen holes of golf, golf cart, dinner, entry into the long drive and closest-to-the-pin events. At dinner following the event, you will have a chance to win prizes donated by local businesses (must be present to win all prizes). Prizes for first place in low gross and net scores will also be awarded.
  • $150.00 each. Each sponsor will have a placard placed at tee box area on the golf course and will be acknowledged in the program at our 2018 Law Day event. Please notify Kevin Huss or Matt Mills if you are interested in sponsoring this event no later than Wednesday, May 24, 2017 to insure adequate time to produce your sign.
  • More Information/Register

Annual Meeting

Date: Thursday, May 18, 2017
Time:
Noon
Location: Muskegon Country Club, 2801 Lakeshore Dr, Muskegon

Dear Muskegon County Bar Members,

You are invited to the Annual Meeting of the Muskegon County Bar Association to be held at noon on Thursday, May 18, 2017, at the Muskegon Country Club. Your lunch will be included in the event.

Please RSVP to Kevin Huss (231) 903-4626 or kmh@muskegonattorneys.com.

All MCBA members are invited to participate in the election of the slate of the Board of Directors to replace those who will not be returning. Per our bylaws, nominations will be accepted from the floor. An agenda of the meeting is attached.

It has been a great pleasure to serve on the board, as an officer and as President of this organization over the last few years. I will truly miss being a part of the leadership of our local bar association.

Thanks to everyone for all of your support and dedication.

Sincerely,
Kevin M. Huss, MCBA President 2016-17


2017 Regeana Myrick Outstanding Young Lawyer Award

Young Lawyers Section of the State Bar of MI is seeking nominations

This award recognizes a MI young lawyer who has demonstrated an overwhelming commitment to public service, service to the bar, and exceptional leadership. The award will be presented on Saturday 29 April at the 10th Annual Young Lawyers Summit at the Crystal Mountain Resort in Thompsonville, MI.

Nominees for the award must:
Be in good standing with the State Bar of MI; and
Be 36 years old or younger OR have practiced for five years or less, whichever period is greater

Note: Members the State Bar of MI Young Lawyers Section Executive Council are not eligible, please visit the website.

Nomination Form

Nominations close on March 24, 2017. No extensions will be granted.


Open Position—Westshore Law Seeking Legal Secretary

This position is hourly, Monday-Friday, from 9 to 5.

It does not offer fringe benefits but does offer many perks.

While not required, experience with Medicaid, estate planning, elder law, and probate court is a plus.

Submit cover letter with hourly-fee requirements and resume to Allison@Westshorelaw.com.

More Information


Announcement

The Muskegon County Office of the Public Defender is seeking conflict attorneys to take cases for criminal misdemeanors and felonies, delinquency proceedings, and neglect/abuse cases.

Resumes are being collected to create a pool of attorneys to handle conflict cases as needed.

Cases are paid on an hourly/per diem rate depending on the type of case.

If interested, please contact Manda Mitteer at mitteerma@co.muskegon.mi.us.


Open Position Director, Oceana County Friend of the Court

The position of Director, Oceana County Friend of the Court will be open effective May 1, 2017 as a result of the retirement of the current Friend of the Court.

See job description here.

Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and resume no later than January 31, 2017 to:

Hon. Bradley G. Lambrix
Presiding Family Court Judge
27th Judicial Circuit Court, Family Division
100 State Street
Hart, Michigan 49420