Lawyer Trust Accounts Seminar: Management Principles & Recordkeeping Resources

Record Keeping Resources

Rescheduled from June 23 to August 11

Date: Tuesday, August 11, 2020; 1:15–4:45 p.m.
Cost: $50 for lawyers; $25 for non-lawyers, law students, & unlicensed graduates. Payment and the completed registration form must be received by 5:00 p.m. on Fri., August 7, 2020.
Location: State Bar of Michigan, 306 Townsend St, Lansing
Register online or by mail form

Registration deadline is Friday, August 7. No "walk-in" registrations will be accepted.

This half-day ethics seminar will feature presentations on how to manage lawyer trust accounts, including how to effectively use forms, checklists, and other recordkeeping resources. The seminar, which is open to lawyers and their staffs, is an excellent way to learn how to comply with Michigan Rules of Professional Conduct 1.15 and 1.15A.

Participants will receive practical information as well as materials prepared by the presenters: SBM Professional Standards Assistant Division Director Alecia Ruswinckel and Attorney Grievance Commission Senior Associate Counsel Rhonda Pozehl.

For more information, contact the State Bar of Michigan ethics helpline at (877) 558-4760 or by email at

Next Seminar

October 27, 2020