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Order your copy of A Lincoln Legacy today!

“A must-read for all lawyers and judges but also for any citizen seeking to understand our state’s history and the interworkings and interrelationships of the governments which serve us.” –Judge James Robert Redford, Michigan Court of Appeals Order your copy today and receive 30% off when you use code FW20 at checkout! (expires December 31, […]

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SAVE THE DATE December Speaker Series Written/Oral Advocacy December 9, 12pm

SAVE THE DATE! December Speaker Series: Written/Oral Advocacy Wednesday, December 9, 202012:00pm (via Zoom) Distinguished speakers: U.S. District Judge Paul L. Maloney Michigan Court of Appeals Judge Thomas C. Cameron Kalamazoo County Assistant Prosecutor Heather S. Bergmann Zoom Link Meeting ID: 766 604 1963 Lawyers must do two things well: speak persuasively and write persuasively. […]

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2019 Jury Verdicts in the Western District

  VERDICT DATE CASE NAME/TYPE JUDGE ATTORNEYS VERDICT 1 2/1/19 1:18-cr-201 USA v Pollard (firearms) Neff John Beason, Def John Roth, USA Guilty – All counts 2 01/09/19 1:17-cr-191 USA v McKinney (narcotics/firearms) Quist James Jenkins, Def/CJA Mark Courtade, USA Guilty – All counts 3 03/01/19 1:17-cv-538 Lynn Mayer’s Great Lakes Glads v BTR of […]

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Federal Bar Association Annual Meeting 2020 Registration

You are cordially invited to attend the West Michigan Chapter of the Federal Bar Association Annual Meeting October 1, 2020, – 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Quail Ridge Golf Course 8375 36th St. SE, Ada, Michigan RSVP by September 28, 2020 If you have any questions, please contact Melissa Rabidoux at or […]

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