Robert F. Gillett Receives Integrity in Our Communities Award
October 24, 2013 - On Oct. 17, Thomas M. Cooley Law School’s Center for Ethics, Service, and Professionalism honored Ann Arbor area attorney Robert F. Gillett with the school’s Integrity in Our Communities Award.
Gillett was honored for his ethics, professionalism, service, and dedication for his work as the director of legal services of South Central Michigan. He was also honored for his work as the chair of the State Bar of Michigan Pro Bono Committee, for his counsel and advocacy for community organizations serving low income persons, and for his efforts with state and local bar work and national legal services work.
As part of Cooley’s Integrity in Our Communities Speaker Series, Gillett spoke to Cooley students and faculty and attorneys from the community about ethics, poverty, and our legal system.
About Cooley Law School: Celebrating 40 years of excellence, 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 17,000 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 in Tampa Bay, Fla.