Public Policy Update from the State Bar of Michigan

July 31, 2023
Volume 21, Issue 31

In the Capitol

Recently bills were introduced in the following areas of law:

At the Bar


Join us for the 2023 Presidential Inauguration and Awards Luncheon
Daniel D. Quick will be sworn in as the 89th president of the State Bar of Michigan at the luncheon.

Reimagining Courthouses Work Group seeks input
The Justice For All Commission work group is seeking feedback on draft recommendations and guidelines from all court users.

Virtual seminar to outline succession planning best practices
Join us for a virtual seminar “Successful Succession: How to Value, Sell, and Purchase a Law Firm in a Post-Pandemic World” from 10-11:30 a.m. September 14, 2023.

Apply Now to Serve on a SBM Committee in 2023-2024
Applications are now open to volunteer for a State Bar of Michigan committee during the 2023-2024 bar year.

State Bar of Michigan to honor Percy J. Langster, the nation’s first elected Black prosecuting attorney
The State Bar of Michigan has named Percy J. Langster the 44th Michigan Legal Milestone. Langster served as Lake County prosecutor from 1949-1950 and was the first African American elected as a prosecuting attorney in the United States.

Links of Interest

SBM Public Policy Resource Center
Public Acts
Michigan Supreme Court
Michigan Legislature
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