April Hulst is a partner at Chase Bylenga Hulst, PLLC, where she specializes in bankruptcy, estate planning, probate and general civil litigation. She received her undergraduate degree from Illinois State University and her law degree from Valparaiso University School of Law. Prior to joining Chase & Bylenga, Mrs. Hulst practiced in Chicago and managed a local office for a multi-state bankruptcy firm. She is licensed in both Michigan and Illinois.
April is the Vice President of the Women Lawyers Association of Michigan Western Region for 2016-2017 and is a member of Inforum, the State Bar of Michigan, the Federal Bar Association of Western Michigan and Debtors Bar of West Michigan. She resides in Forest Hills with her husband and two children.
Valparaiso University School of Law, J.D. (2005)
Illinois State University, B.S. (2002)
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan (2009)
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois (2006)
Women Lawyers Association of Michigan Western Region
Vice President (2016-2017)
Board Member (2015 – Present)
U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Michigan
Local Rules Committee
Debtors Bar of West Michigan
Federal Bar Association of Western Michigan
State Bar of Michigan Probate and Estate Planning Section