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May 23 @ 11:30 am

2019 LEONARD R. GILMAN AWARD LUNCHEON at the Crowne Plaza Detroit Downtown Riverfront, 2 Washington Blvd., Detroit, MI 48226 We invite you to join us in celebrating the ideals of excellence, professionalism, and commitment to public service embodied by Len Gilman and this year’s award recipient  and also to join us in the fellowship and

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May 28 @ 1:30 pm

The Chapter is very excited to offer this high-quality training to our valued members free of charge.  As of May 20, only 10 seats remain. FBA members are free; members of the broader legal community can attend for only $30. So if you are interested in becoming a Bias Disruptor (and who wouldn’t be?), do

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Julian Abele Cook, Jr. – Bernard A. Friedman FBA Civility Award Submission Due Date

May 29

Please submit nominations for this award to Chapter Executive Director Mindy Herrmann at fbamich@fbamich.org Julian Abele Cook, Jr. – Bernard A. Friedman FBA Civility Award BE IT RESOLVED the Chapter will establish an annual civility award to recognize a civil practitioner who is an outstanding example of professional excellence and civility. This award will be

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

June 6 @ 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 2019 winner. Note that this year due to construction within the Courthouse, the meeting will take place in Conference Room 860 and not the normal Feikens Conference Room. Committee members

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FBA Downtown Scavenger Hunt: Legal Themed

June 6 @ 5:00 pm

Click Here to Register!!! Also, please note that individuals who sign-us will be put on a team (in other words, it is not essential that you sign up with two others).

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June 18 @ 5:30 pm

Please join us for the inaugural PRO SE CLINIC SOIREE at the Miller Canfield office in Detroit.  This event is proudly hosted by your Chapter of the Federal Bar Association, Miller Canfield, Detroit Mercy Law and the Oakland County Bar Association. This benefit event celebrates the 1st anniversary of the Federal Pro Se Legal Assistance

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40th ANNUAL DINNER of the FBA!!!

June 19 @ 5:30 pm

ANNUAL FBA EASTERN DISTRICT OF MICHIGAN DINNER Wednesday, June 19th Please join us for the 40th Annual Dinner of the FBA Eastern District of Michigan! Location:International Banquet and Conference Center at the Atheneum Hotel 400 Monroe St, Detroit, Michigan 48226 Cocktail Reception Starts at 5:30 PM and Dinner at 6:30 PM Our Sponsor list is growing! 

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June 24

ANNUAL BENCH-BAR GOLF OUTING AT THE LOCHMOOR CLUB on June 24th Please join us on Monday June 24th for the Annual Bench-Bar Golf Outing featuring unique and extensive interaction with the Federal Bench!  Options are golf (dinner included) or dinner only. We will be teeing off at 12:30 p.m. this year but feel free to

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Committee Co-Chair and Executive Board Meeting

September 11 @ 12:00 pm

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). Committee Co-Chairs are invited (and encouraged) to attend including any member of our chapter as this meeting is open to our general membership.  We would love for any

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FBA Chapter Officers Meeting

October 9 @ 12:00 pm

This meeting is for the current officers of our chapter of the FBA.

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