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ICBA?Criminal Law section to hold meeting Jan. 8

The Ingham County Bar Association Criminal Law Section will host a roundtable discussion 12:15 p.m., Friday, Jan. 8, on “Representation Agreements, Fees, and Collections.” 

The 90-minute free event will be held at the State Bar of Michigan, Rooms 1 and 2, 306 Townsend St., Lansing, MI 48933.

RSVP to or call 517-482-2000 with any questions.

Beverages are not provided but feel free to bring your own.

Clerk’s offices in Lansing and Mason will close Dec. 10, 11

The 30th Circuit Court will close the Offices of the Clerk of the Court at the Veterans Memorial Courthouse in Lansing and the County Courthouse in Mason on Thursday and Friday, Dec. 10 and 11, so that employees can conduct a pending inventory.   
While the 30th Circuit Court Clerk’s office will be closed, emergency matters will be handled by calling (517) 483-6508 or (517) 483-6504 from any location or 6508 or 6504 from the courtesy phone located in the Circuit Court Clerk’s Office lobby of the Veterans Memorial Courthouse.

Pleadings and other filings that must be filed on Dec. 10 or 11 can be placed in the drop box in the lobby of the Circuit Court Clerk’s Office at the Veterans Memorial Courthouse from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. both days the offices are closed.  The Clerk of the Court will stamp all filings placed in the drop box with the date in which they were placed in the drop box. 

‘Meet the Judges’ Reception set Jan. 7 at WMU-Cooley

The Ingham County Bar Association will host the fifth Annual “Meet The Judges” Reception from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016, at Western Michigan University Thomas M. Cooley Law School, 300 South Capitol, Lansing MI 48906.
Michigan Supreme Court justices, Michigan Court of Appeals judges, federal judges, local judges, local referees, and administrative law judges, and tribal judges,  have been invited.

ICBA members and non-members are invited to attend.

For more information about this ICBA?event,and to register or become a sponsor, visit