NEW LAWYER ADMISSION CEREMONY
The Oakland County Bar Association will hold its spring 2013 Lawyer Admission Ceremony with judges sitting en banc, Chief Judge Nanci J. Grant presiding.
Friday, May 31, 2013
1200 N. Telegraph Rd.
A completed registration form IS REQUIRED for new admittees to participate in the ceremony.
The Registration Form must be received no later than
5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 29
if you wish to participate in the May 31 ceremony.
For questions, please contact Jan Anson at (248) 334 -7757, or email her at email@example.com.
When You Register - what to bring and what to expect:
Bring your ORIGINAL (not a copy) letter of certification (if you want a copy, make it prior to ceremony as there is no copy machine available & you cannot keep original)
Have a sponsor. Your sponsor must be licensed to practice law in the State of Michigan. If you do not have a sponsor, the OCBA will provide one for you.
Bring a check (or cash) for $25, payable to the Oakland County Clerk, the day of the ceremony.
Arrive 1 hour before the ceremony for registration, which will be held in the auditorium.
Deactivate any cell phones or pagers during formal court proceedings.
Please limit guests to three people; children are discouraged from attending and must be supervised at all times.
The Court will permit cameras only for the Lawyer Admission Ceremony.
After the ceremony, staff from the Clerk’s Office will be present to assist you with filing your papers.
The OCBA offers a complimentary membership for new admittees
good through June 30, 2015.
Please complete the Member Profile Sheet and hand it to an OCBA representative at the swearing-in ceremony. By joining the OCBA, you automatically become a member of the New Lawyers Committee for networking, camaraderie and professional development. For more information on the OCBA, please visit our website at www.ocba.org.
We look forward to having you as a member.
Lawyer Admission Registration Form
Membership Form - Member Profile Form
New Lawyer Packet May 2013