HILARY M. BARNARD
A native of Ludington, Michigan, Hilary graduated from Michigan State University College of Law in May 2017, passed the July 2017 bar examination and was admitted to practice law in the state of Michigan in October 2017.
Prior to joining Wood & Associates at the Battle Creek office, Hilary worked for the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs as a business analyst and the Department of Treasury as a law clerk in the Hearings Division. Her experience in Family Law began with Legal Services of South Central Michigan were she worked as a law clerk and staffed the pro se clinic.
Hilary has earned her civil and domestic relations mediation certificates, and is listed as a court roster mediator in Ingham County. She holds a Master’s Degree of Music Performance from Michigan State University and a Bachelor’s of Music Education from Central Michigan University.
An avid traveler, Hilary has been to seven countries and thirty of the United States. While she looks forward to more adventures, her love of Michigan always brings her back home. Outside of law, Hilary is still an active trombonist and works with a high school band the greater Lansing area.