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2020 LEONARD R. GILMAN AWARD LUNCHEON

April 22 @ 11:30 am

2020 LEONARD R. GILMAN AWARD LUNCHEON postponed/cancelled – tbd which one  However, the award will still be presented – either at a rescheduled Gilman Luncheon, the Annual Dinner, or another event. We invite you to join us in celebrating the ideals of excellence, professionalism, and commitment to public service embodied by Len Gilman and this

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Panel Discussion for Use of Technology in the Courtroom

April 28 @ 12:00 pm

Stay tuned for further details. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER    

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FBA Northern Division Social Hour

April 30 @ 5:00 pm

This year, our Chapter is very happy to support the practitioners in the Northern Division of our Chapter.  Throughout the year both the Northern and Southern Divisions have worked collaboratively to elevate the bench and bar in both locations through joint committee meetings which have been video-linked and increased programming in the north.  To celebrate

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Committee Co-Chair and Executive Board Meeting

May 6 @ 8:00 am

This is a meeting of the FBA Executive Board and Committee Co-Chairs beginning at noon in Room 115 of the Levin Courthouse (near the Fort St. entrance). Practitioners in the Northern Division are invited to attend our satellite site in Bay City: Courtroom, Federal Bankruptcy Courthouse (111 First Street, Bay City, MI) Committee Co-Chairs are

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SPRING MEETING OF THE BOOK CLUB

May 12 @ 12:00 pm View Event Details

2020 Past Presidents’ Luncheon

May 14 @ 11:30 am

The following individuals have served as presidents of the Eastern District of Michigan Chapter. (*deceased).  We look forward to a great lunch to celebrate our bar association and the service in it of all our past presidents. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER Hon. Fred W. Kaess* Fred W. Walker* Julius K. Kabatsky* Lawrence J. Verdier* Wallace

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Julian Abele Cook, Jr. – Bernard A. Friedman FBA Civility Award Selection Meeting

June 2 @ 12:00 pm

Julian Abele Cook, Jr. – Bernard A. Friedman FBA Civility Award Selection Meeting The Awards Committee for this prestigious award will meet to select the 2020 winner. Committee members will be emailed all materials to review in advance. Lunch will be served. Please note NOON start time.

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Annual Bench-Bar Golf Outing 2020

June 15 @ 11:30 am

Please save the date!  More information to follow! CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

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Annual Dinner 2020

June 17 @ 5:30 pm

Annual Dinner 2020 (1) Please save the date!  More information to follow!     CLICK HERE TO REGISTER      

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Power Act Presentation

July 13 @ 12:00 pm

The US District Court Eastern District of Michigan and the Pro Bono Committee of the Federal Bar Association Eastern District of Michigan are pleased to present an informative seminar on the Power Act This event will educate our bar on the many benefits and need for  their efforts in providing pro bono services – especially

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