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Abbott Nicholson Attorney Kristen Baiardi makes Election Law Presentation

Posted Dec. 30th 2019

On December 9, 2019, Abbott Nicholson partner Kristen Baiardi presented at the Michigan Sheriffs’ Association Election Workshop in Lansing.  Attendees at the workshop included current Sheriffs and individuals planning to run for Sheriff in 2020.  Kristen’s presentation, “Legal Aspects of Running for Public Office,” covered topics including the Michigan Campaign Finance Act and the Hatch Act, and offered tips for best practices in the upcoming campaign season.

Abbott Nicholson’s municipal law practice group represents local governmental units, agencies, and law enforcement.  Our team routinely counsels municipal clients on election law matters and defends complaints regarding alleged violations of election laws.  Abbott Nicholson has served as general counsel to the Michigan Sheriffs’ Association for over a decade.