Faculty Contacts

Homeland and National Security Law

Designed to address all the laws of Homeland Security, and are consistent with Professor McDaniel's most recent role at the Pentagon for Homeland Defense Strategy, Force Planning and Mission Assurance, including counter-terrorism, immigration, border, maritime and transportation security, public health and bioterrorism, and intelligence and individual rights.

Associate Professor Michael McDanielProfessor Michael McDaniel
Director of Homeland and National Security Law Program

Auburn Hills Campus
2630 Featherstone
Auburn Hills, MI 48326
mcdanielm@cooley.edu 
(248) 751-7800, ext. 7755

 


Insurance Law

Designed to provide specialized training and experience to lawyers seeking to enhance their insurance practice or prepare for employment within government or the insurance industry.

Lisa DeMoss Professor Lisa DeMoss
Graduate Insurance Program Director

Lansing Campus
Cooley Center
Lansing, MI 48933 
(517) 371-5140, ext. 2821
demossl@cooley.edu 

 


Intellectual Property Law

Designed both for attorneys with scientific or engineering background seeking to gain the skills necessary to practice patent law, including succeeding on the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office's Registration Examination, and for attorneys with non-technical backgrounds seeking to become proficient in copyright, trademark, licensing, and e-commerce issues.

Gerald T. Tschura Professor Gerald T. Tschura
Director, Graduate Program in Intellectual Property Law
Auburn Hills Campus
2630 Featherstone
Auburn Hills, MI 48326
tschurag@cooley.edu 
(248) 751-7800, ext. 7759

 


David C. Berry Professor David C. Berry
Director, Graduate Program in Intellectual Property Law
Auburn Hills Campus
2630 Featherstone
Auburn Hills, MI 48326
berryd@cooley.edu 
(248) 751-7800, ext. 7750

 


Tax Law

Provides a practice-oriented curriculum to help lawyers expand their opportunities by obtaining both a better understanding of tax law and a respected credential in the tax field.

Joni Larson Professor Joni Larson
Assistant Graduate Tax Program Director
Lansing Campus
Cooley Center 7th Floor
Lansing, MI 48933
larsonj@cooley.edu
(517) 371-5140, ext. 2706

 

Gina TorielliProfessor Gina M. Torielli
Graduate Tax
Program Director

Ann Arbor Campus
3475 Plymouth Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48105 
toriellg@cooley.edu 
(734) 372-4900, ext. 8732



Corporate Law and Finance

Designed, directed and taught by prominent corporate practitioners and law professors, will train the next generation of corporate lawyers.

James CareyProfessor James Carey
Corporate Law and Finance Program Director

Auburn Hills Campus
2630 Featherstone
Auburn Hills, MI 48326
careyj@cooley.edu 
(248) 751-7800, ext. 7786



Office of Graduate and Extended Programs

Cathy J. McCollum
Director, Graduate & Extended Programs

(517) 371-5140, ext. 2703

Vanessa Ramakers
Administrative Assistant
Graduate and Extended Programs
(248) 751-7800, ext. 7783

LL.M. Admissions Information

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Cathy J. McCollum
Director, Graduate & Extended Programs

(517) 371-5140, ext. 2703

Vanessa Ramakers
Administrative Assistant
Graduate and Extended Programs
(248) 751-7800, ext. 7783


Graduate Programs