Jennie Boldish Bryan

Ms. Bryan has been practicing Family Law for more than 29 years in West Michigan. She is an active member of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, a prestigious and highly selective group of leaders and experts in family law. Ms. Bryan has been featured on the cover of West Michigan Woman magazine as a recognized leader and professional within the Greater Grand Rapids community. She is a regular speaker at the Family Law Institute, an intensive teaching program attended by more than 600 lawyers each year, and has also served for years on the planning committee for the Institute. Well-respected by both judges and adversaries, Ms. Bryan is considered an outstanding advocate for her clients and often receives cases by referral from other lawyers, law firms and former clients. Whether in arbitration, mediation, or in court, Ms. Bryan is known by the legal community for her expertise, preparation, and diligence.

Practice Areas

  • Practices Exclusively in Family Law
  • Domestic Relations Mediation
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution



Stetson University

Thomas M. Cooley Law School

University of Florida Law School

Bar Admissions

State of Michigan

United States District Court (Eastern and Western Districts)

Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals

U.S. Court of Claims

Associations & Honors

Certified Mediator

Peer Review “AV Preeminent” rating, Martingale-Hubbell

Member, Family Law Institute Planning Committee

Chair, Grand Rapids Family Law Section, 2004

Judicial Candidate Review, Grand Rapids Bar Association (2004-2006)

Co-Chair, Bench-Bar Conference, Grand Rapids Bar Association (2004)

Michael Barnes Award (2013)