Michigan Supreme Court Justice Brian Zahra speaks at Cooley's Auburn Hills campus
January 5, 2012 - Michigan Supreme Court Justice Brian Zahra was the keynote speaker at the State Bar of Michigan's Professionalism in Action Orientation Program held at Cooley Law School's Auburn Hills campus on January 5, 2012. Justice Zahra spoke to incoming Cooley law students about the importance of ethics and professionalism in their legal careers and lives.
During the program, Judge Colleen O'Brian, Judge of the Oakland County Circuit Court, was presented with Cooley's Frederick J. Griffith III Adjunct Faculty Award. Caterina Amaro, a Cooley graduate, was presented with the school's Pro Bono Recognition Award. Amaro has donated countless hours of her time to Cooley's Immigration Outreach Pro Bono Project.
About Cooley Law School: Founded in 1972, the Thomas M. Cooley Law School is a private, nonprofit, independent law school accredited by the American Bar Association and the Higher Learning Commission. Cooley has provided its more than 15,000 graduates with the practical skills necessary for a seamless transition from academia to the real world. Cooley offers its Juris Doctor program, Joint Degree programs, and Master of Laws programs three times a year with enrollment in January, May and September. Cooley Law School has campuses across Michigan in Lansing, Auburn Hills, Grand Rapids and Ann Arbor, and its new campus in Tampa Bay, Florida.