State Bar of Michigan

306 Townsend Street
Lansing, Michigan 48933

Established in 1935, the State Bar of Michigan is the mandatory bar organization governed by the Michigan Supreme Court Rules. According to these rules, the State Bar of Michigan should always support and improve the justice system's efficiency, law, rules, and jurisprudence, the independence, professionalism, public service, and competence of the bench and bar, access to justice for all, public understanding of the system and profession, openness of the legal profession, and the position of the State Bar of Michigan as the representative of the profession. Additionally, the State Bar of Michigan favors continuing legal education through the Institute of Continuing Legal Education founded in 1959 with the cooperation of the University of Michigan Law School and Wayne State University Law School.

John Ange
May 15, 2022
Kerry Ann Ange
March 15, 2022
Robert H Cleland
November 15, 2019
September 17, 2022
Christopher J Elsworth
January 12, 2023
Kelsey Guernsey
September 3, 2021
Jerard 'Jerry' M Jarzynka
March 11, 2021
Dana Nessel
May 17, 2022
Daniel J Straka
July 18, 2022
Brian Theide
February 21, 2023

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Violations of these rules can result in disciplinary actions which may include sanctions, suspension, or disbarment.

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