Accessing Casemaker: To access this member benefit simply log in to the member area and select the Casemaker tab on the right. There are several helpful user guides published within the Casemaker system. In addition, you can click on Webinar at the top of the Casemaker site to sign-up for online training.
Casemaker, provided FREE to you as a member of the State Bar of Michigan, will save you hundreds of dollars every month on legal research.The State Bar of Michigan has partnered with Casemaker to bring premium state and federal research materials to its membership. This service provides case law, constitution, and statutes for all 50 states, including the District of Columbia. In addition the service provides Michigan primary law, administrative code, state court rules, federal court rules, attorney general opinions, and the model civil jury instructions.
Casemaker offers features that Michigan attorneys have been asking for:
- Live chat is an instant messaging system that connects with Casemaker customer support, find the live chat link at the top of the screen while logged in
- Get faster search results with a more intuitive interface
- Personalized search history, save & reuse your research
- Save research in folders organized your way
Members also have access to several advanced legal research tools, including a case citation tool that simultaneously runs a search for secondary and/or third part treatises and publications, and a tool capable of searching all customized books within any state and/or federal library in a single query.
Here are some answers to frequently asked questions to get you started. View the FAQ
Need more information about how to use Casemaker? View the User Guide
View the video tutorials
Not sure how to log in to the member area? Just follow these 4 simple steps!