Home / Bar Buzz / Bar Buzz: Michelle MacDonald conditionally reinstated Bar Buzz: Michelle MacDonald conditionally reinstated Attorney and Supreme Court candidate Michelle MacDonald has been conditionally reinstated to the practice of law, subject to completion of the professional responsibility. She will be on probation for two years. The reinstatement order includes this paragraph: “Respondent shall take 15 credits in continuing-legal-education coursework in the areas of civil-trial and appellate practice, with at least one course emphasizing each of the following:.... [Read more…]
Situations For When You Don't Need A Lawyer
When you have legal troubles, you need a lawyer with experience, who is competent and honest. But, there are other things you need to look for. This information will help you hire the right attorney for your case and get the most for your money.
Understand who your lawyer is before you hire him. Know his history. Having a practice does not make them a good lawyer. Therefore, ensure you check out his or her record in order to increase your confidence that he or she is right for you.
If you are the defendant in a criminal case, you must enlist.... [Read more…]