SBM Press Conference Jan. 26 to Unveil Recommendations to Modernize our Judicial System


At a time of economic crisis and diminishing resources, the need for change and cost-saving collaborations is critical. After a thorough year-long process, the Judicial Crossroads Task Force, made up of both judges and lawyers, has completed a comprehensive report and recommendations to modernize Michigan's judicial system. These recommendations are built around successes and will yield immediate and substantial savings. Many can be implemented without more funding.


  • Barry L. Howard, Task Force spokesperson
  • Edward H. Pappas, Task Force spokesperson
  • Moderator, W. Anthony Jenkins, president, State Bar of Michigan

When: 2 p.m., Wednesday, January 26

Where: State Bar of Michigan, Michael Franck Building, 306 Townsend St., Lansing, MI 48933