General

 

Steps in a Criminal Case:

Understanding how criminal cases progress through the Michigan justice system can be found on the Prosecuting Attorneys Association of Michigan website and can be very informative to someone unfamiliar with the system.

 

Handbook of legal terms:

Legal terms can be confusing. The Michigan Judicial Institute has put together an excellent in-depth legal glossary that can help in understanding of the legal process.

 

Choosing the Right Lawyer:

FindLaw.com includes questions to ask, hiring tools and legal practice areas. This site also has information on legal forms.

 

State Bar of Michigan (SBM):

Basic information on attorneys who are licensed to practice law in Michigan.

 

Attorney Discipline Board of Michigan (ADB):

Find notices of discipline, disability or reinstatement of attorneys in Michigan.