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Articles & Letters
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We offer our articles that have been published in leading publications and a copy
of our "Letter to our Clients" that we provide to our clients.
Letter to our Clients
The purpose of this letter is to suggest
ways we can work together to control your legal fees. Attorneys do cost money,
but as you will see, there are ways you can help to limit those costs.
- You can greatly reduce "legal footwork" by clearly and concisely
completing all the information requested on the Client Interview Form.
Any information you can get regarding... More
Steps to Reduce Litigation Cost for Clients
Shayla Blankenship, Family Law Committee Chair
economy, money is tough to come by and litigants are becoming more and more aware
of each dollar spent in litigation. As attorneys during the current economic climate,
one of our common goals should be to alleviate our clients costs when possible,
and here are a few suggestions.... More
Times are Tough and I need to move, BUT CAN I?
In Genesee County, people are being forced to look outside
of the State for employment due to dire economic strain. As such, many are
asking family law attorneys if .... More
We Give, What We Get
By Francine Cullari
In the last issue of Bar Beat, Candace Crowley from the
State Bar thanked GCBA members who are active at the state level. To further
encourage GCBA members to become involved with SBM, a few of us would like
to relate the...More
Attorneys Making a Difference:
Featuring Shayla Blankenship
by Stephanie Cardenas
Three years ago, Genesee County realized it needed to
make a change regarding how its juvenile docket worked. Attorneys were not
present for preliminary hearings or family team meetings. Substitutions
of counsel were prevalent occurrences due to how the hearings were scheduled....More
Article on State Bar of Michgan...MichBar.org
The Genesee County Bar Association (GCBA) Family Court Committee and Community
Action Committee sponsored a diaper drive from December 1 through January
22. When the curtains were parted at the Flint Masonic Temple during the
GCBA's January 26 meeting, fluffy offerings spread from one side of the
stage to the other. "I'm not surprised by the response," said Barb Dawes,
chairperson of the Family Court Committee. "Genesee County attorneys are
very generous with their time and money. This is a perfect example of what
our attorneys do for the community." ...More
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