Coming Events

June 23: Women Lawyers Association of Michigan (WLAM) v. Judges Charity Softball Game, 5-7 p.m., Fifth Third Ball Park. Come out and cheer for your favorite team as the Women Lawyers take on the Judges in a battle for bragging rights. All proceeds benefit the YWCAof West Central Michigan. Enjoy what promises to be a great game benefiting a great cause. Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for kids (3-12). All tickets include admission to the Whitecaps game at 7 p.m. Stay late for the post-game fireworks! To order tickets, go online to http://www.ywcawcmi. org/events.php or contact Tara Kennedy at

July 18-21: SBM Real Property Law Section Summer Conference
, Boyne Mountain Grand Lodge and Spa, Boyne Falls. The State Bar of Michigan Real Property Law Section (RPLS) presents its 2012 summer conference, “Reinventing Michigan Cities Through Redevelopment.” Programs and workshops will cover such topics as “A Detroit Success Story,” “Michigan's New Community Revitalization Program,” and “Financing Sources: What's Available and How to Help Your Client Obtain the Loan.” Carol Cain, senior producer and host of Michigan Matters on CBS 62, and a columnist for the Detroit Free Press, will give a special presentation on “Reinventing Michigan.” More information and registration forms at www.michbar. org/realproperty/summerconf.cfm. For more details, Arlene Rubinstein at 248-644-7378 or e-mail To learn about upcoming RPLS events, become a fan of the section on Facebook by visiting

Aug. 9: Grand Rapids Bar Association Golf Outing
, Thornapple Pointe Golf Club, 7211 48th St. SE, Grand Rapids. Sponsored by the Justice Foundation of West Michigan and the GRBAYoung Lawyers Section. The event is an 18-hole, 4-golfer scramble. Registration fee is $100 per golfer and includes 18 holes of golf with cart, boxed lunch and dinner. Cash bar at the 19th hole! Registration at noon, shotgun start at 1 p.m. To register your team visit 2012GolfOutingReg.pdf or call 616-454-5550.