Virtual Swearing-In Ceremony


The Michigan Supreme Court and State Bar of Michigan welcomed 16 new attorneys in a virtual swearing-in ceremony on June 4, 2021.

Continuing a practice that began in May of 2020 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, bar passers were give this unique opportunity to be sworn in by Chief Justice Bridget McCormack, upon a motion presented by State Bar of Michigan President Rob Buchanan.

Several local bar associations also held virtual ceremonies to safely welcome new attorneys to the practice of law during the pandemic.