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New Family Law Guides Available in the Member’s Area

Thanks to Executive Board Member Hon. Kathleen Feeney, there are now several informative quick reference guides, flow charts, and worksheets covering a wide variety of family law issues, including determination of attorney fees posted on the MJA Website.  Please go to the Member's Area or click HERE to access this helpful information.

By |2019-08-30T19:36:22+00:00August 30th, 2019|News|Comments Off on New Family Law Guides Available in the Member’s Area

Thanks to Annual Conference Presenters and Attendees

Another successful meeting in the books!  Beautiful weather, informative and engaging speakers, and a chance to connect with fellow judges were all highlights of the 2019 Annual Conference.  Thank you to all who attended and we look forward to seeing you next August!

By |2019-08-22T15:02:34+00:00August 22nd, 2019|News|Comments Off on Thanks to Annual Conference Presenters and Attendees

Updated Conference Materials Now Available

Additional and updated materials are now available INCLUDING Presenter materials, Annual General Membership Meeting documents, and Executive Board Meeting documents. Click HERE to access Conference materials.

By |2019-08-16T18:47:38+00:00August 16th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Updated Conference Materials Now Available

A Few Reminders Ahead of the Conference

Just a few things to keep in mind as you prepare to head to beautiful Mackinac Island!  The ferry service we are utilizing is the STAR LINE from either Mackinaw City or St. Ignace.  The judges' tickets are complimentary and guests are eligible for a discounted round trip rate.  Simply give your name at the [...]

By |2019-08-16T15:25:35+00:00August 16th, 2019|News|Comments Off on A Few Reminders Ahead of the Conference

Updated Agenda for the 2019 Annual Conference

The Conference is coming up in just over 2 weeks, and MJA is pleased to present the final agenda which can be accessed on the Conference Page of this website or by clicking HERE. Conference presenter and meeting materials will be posted over the next two weeks as they are received.  Check back HERE for [...]

By |2019-08-02T12:36:52+00:00August 2nd, 2019|News|Comments Off on Updated Agenda for the 2019 Annual Conference

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