Wayne County Family Court Bench & Bar Panel Discussion

  • 05/11/2021
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Zoom


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May 11, 2021
3:00 – 4:00 p.m., via Zoom

Don’t miss this event!   Five of Wayne County Circuit Court Family Division Judges discuss the future of the Family Division.  What is working and what is not.  Get your questions answered.  Let us know your thoughts about this virtual practice of law.   


  • Hon. Kathleen M. McCarthy
  • Hon. Charlene Elder
  • Hon. Melissa A. Cox
  • Hon. Carla Testani
  • Hon. Lisa Neilson


  • Julia A. Perkins, Partner, Varnum
  • Lauren Wright Middleton, Wayne County Referee

Topics include:

  • State of Zoom Court.  Where do we reasonably foresee our future.
  • What do the Judges continue to see as problematic with Zoom and email filing procedures.
  • Friend of the Court updates.
  • Court Clerk backlog.
  • New PPO procedures through Michigan Legal Help
  • Questions/Answers and  Concerns

:  $10

A Zoom link will be provided with registration confirmation. Recording available to registered attendees.

For questions, please contact Karen Raudabaugh at KRaudabaugh@detroitlawyer.org.


Wayne County Family Law Bar Association