Articles from our Faculty

  • Mediation in Probate and Estate Cases, by Susan D. Hartman, J.D. and Susan J. Butterwick, J.D. This article appeared in the State Bar of Michigan Probate and Estates Section Journal in May 2010.
  • Mediation in Probate Cases, by Susan D. Hartman, J.D. and Susan J. Butterwick, J.D. This article appeared in Michigan Lawyer's Weekly in February 2010.


Administration on Aging
The U.S. AoA is devoted to helping elderly individuals maintain their dignity and independence in their homes and communities through comprehensive, coordinated, and cost effective systems of long-term care, and livable communities across the U.S.

Alzheimer's Association
The leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer care, support and research.

American Bar Association, Commission on Law and Aging
The ABA Commission on Law and Aging aims to strengthen and secure the legal rights, dignity, autonomy, quality of life, and quality of care of elders. It carries out this mission through research, policy development, technical assistance, advocacy, education, and training.

American Geriatrics Society
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Association for the Advancement of Retired Persons
AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan membership organization that helps people 50 and over improve the quality of their lives.

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
NAELA is a professional association of attorneys who are dedicated to improving the quality of legal services provided to seniors and people with special needs.

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