State Bar gearing up for June election: nominating petitions due by April 30

Nominating petitions for the 2023 State Bar of Michigan election will be available in the Michigan Bar Journal and on the State Bar website. The June election will include:

• A non-judicial member of the Judicial Tenure Commission

• Representative Assembly members in 38 judicial circuits

• Board of Commissioner seats in four districts

• Members of the Young Lawyers Section Executive Council in three districts

Candidates must submit nominating petitions  between Saturday, April 1, and Sunday, April 30.

Completed petitions should be emailed to

All active SBM?members will receive ballots via email by June 1 and ballots must be cast online by 11:59 p.m. June 15.

For additional information, contact Marge Bossenbery at or Carrie Sharlow at