Bench-Bar Conference: New Civil Discovery Rules and Resources

  • 02/25/2019
  • 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Coleman A Young Municipal Center, 13th Floor Auditorium, 2 Woodward Ave Detroit, MI 48226


  • No Charge
  • No Charge
  • Detroit Bar Office Use Only

Registration is closed
Presented by the Third Circuit Court and Detroit Bar Association

February 25, 2019

Panel of Speakers:
  • Moderator: Hon. Patricia Perez Fresard
  • Hon. Lita M. Popke – Proposed changes to discovery rules
  • Hon. Leslie Kim Smith – Responding to changes in discovery rules
  • Hon. William J. Giovan – Discovery Mediation Program

Resolve to advocate more effectively in 2019 – start the year right by hearing valuable updates and insights straight from the Civil Bench!

Coleman A. Young Municipal Center Auditorium
2 Woodward Avenue
13th Floor (“City Side”)
Detroit, MI 48226

11:30 a.m. Registration/Networking/Lunch
12:30 p.m. Program begins 
2:00 p.m. Adjourn

Cost: $20 for attorney members of the Detroit Bar; $30 for non-member attorneys. Judicial officers and law students may attend free if they pre-register.

Register online at For questions, please contact Darlene Trudell

Sponsored by: 

Butzel Long

Foster Swift Collins & Smith, PC

Schafer & Weiner, PLLC

Suzanne C. Stanczyk, PLLC

Wolcott ADR PC