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Registration Now Open for the 2019 Annual Conference

MJA is pleased to offer online registration for the first time this year!  Please click HERE to register and pay for the Conference.  For details and more information about this year's agenda and activities, along with FAQ's and hotel reservation information, please click HERE.  We look forward to seeing you in August!

By |2019-05-31T20:47:32+00:00May 31st, 2019|News|Comments Off on Registration Now Open for the 2019 Annual Conference

Mileage Reimbursement Form Now Available Online

For those MJA Board Members who do not receive reimbursement for mileage from your funding unit, you can download the reimbursement form HERE and turn it in to Treasurer Michelle Rick following the Board Meeting.

By |2019-03-12T19:57:47+00:00March 12th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Mileage Reimbursement Form Now Available Online

MJA Executive Board Members Recognized for Volunteer Efforts

The Michigan Judges Association is proud to announce that a number of its Executive Board Members have recently been recognized by the Michigan Supreme Court for their involvement with volunteer and community organizations.  Congratulations to Judges Annette Berry, Kathleen Brickley, Karen McDonald, George Mertz, Michelle Rick, Susan Sniegowski, Joseph Toia, Michael Warren, and Tracey Yokich. [...]

By |2019-02-22T17:47:27+00:00February 22nd, 2019|News|Comments Off on MJA Executive Board Members Recognized for Volunteer Efforts

MJA Welcomes a New Slate of Officers for 2019

The Michigan Judges Association is pleased to welcome Hon. Pamela Lightvoet as its President for 2019.  Also welcoming President Elect Hon. Jon Van Allsburg, Vice President Hon. Martha Anderson, Secretary Hon. Christopher Yates, and Treasurer Hon. Michelle Rick. Please click HERE to read more about our 2019 Officers.

By |2019-02-22T17:41:58+00:00February 12th, 2019|News|Comments Off on MJA Welcomes a New Slate of Officers for 2019

Conference Begins Today!

The long awaited 2018 Annual Conference begins today!  Please click on the picture below to access all the information you will need for this year's Conference.  Please note that not all materials for the presentations are available online, as this year hard copies will be distributed to you.

By |2019-02-12T21:00:04+00:00August 19th, 2018|News, Upcoming Events|Comments Off on Conference Begins Today!

Article on MJA Executive Board Member and Bylaws Committee Chair Hon. Janice K. Cunningham

  Our very own MJA Board Member and Bylaws Committee Chair Judge Janice Cunningham was recently featured in an article in "Benchmark", the Thomas M. Cooley Law School Alumni Magazine.  Titled "A Catalyst for Change", the article discusses Judge Cunningham's background and judicial philosophy and is a "must-read"! Read More

By |2019-02-12T21:00:04+00:00July 9th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Article on MJA Executive Board Member and Bylaws Committee Chair Hon. Janice K. Cunningham

2018 Annual Conference Materials Now Available

Everything you wanted to know about the 2018 Annual Conference is now available on the Conference Page of the website.  Click on the picture above or from the options on the main menu to access materials such as the Conference Registration form, the Grand Hotel reservation form, the Conference FAQ Guide, and information about [...]

By |2019-02-12T21:00:04+00:00June 25th, 2018|News, Upcoming Events|Comments Off on 2018 Annual Conference Materials Now Available

New Legislation Aimed at Harassment of Judges

MJA President Judge Tracey Yokich would like our membership to be aware that the Senate Judiciary Committee will be taking up SB 973 which expands the penal code to include threats to judges, staff, and family members with the intent to interfere with the legal process.  Judge Yokich and other members of the MJA [...]

By |2019-02-12T21:00:04+00:00May 14th, 2018|News|Comments Off on New Legislation Aimed at Harassment of Judges