Paralegal Section to Host Educational Program

Annual Meeting 2016

The State Bar of Michigan Paralegal/Legal Assistant Section will host its Annual Meeting and educational program from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 23, at the State Bar of Michigan Annual Meeting at DeVos Place in Grand Rapids.

The section business meeting will begin at 10 a.m., complete with an election and swearing-in of new officers and a presentation of scholarships to paralegal students. At 11 a.m., Western Michigan University Thomas M. Cooley Law School Professor Victoria Vuletich will present a keynote, “How & Why the Legal Profession is Restructuring & What it Means for Us.” A complimentary lunch will round out the event from noon to 1 p.m.

The meeting, program, and lunch are free of charge, but registration is required. To register, visit For more information about the section meeting, contact Jennifer Petty at or KathyAnn Blunck at

The SBM Paralegal/Legal Assistant Section originated in 1990 and provides education to its members through publications, seminars, and professional networking. More information can be found at or on Facebook at