Students Meet and Network at Macomb County Bar Association Masters Section Event

Cooley’s Auburn Hills Campus Hosts Macomb Project Networking Event

Left to right front row: Sephen Becker; Frank L. Briguglio; Ryan Zemke; Joseph Golden, Burgess & Sharp, PLLC. Left to right back row: John F. Potvin, Plunkett Cooney; Juliet R. Kavanaugh, Dierker & Associates; Frank Aiello, Cooley acting assistant dean; John DeMoss, DeMoss & DeMoss; Richard Sulaka, Jr., Macomb County deputy public works commissioner; Hon. Mark J. Switalski; Rick Troy, Macomb County Bar Association executive director.

February 11, 2014 - On Tuesday, Feb. 4, The Thomas M. Cooley Law School Auburn Hills campus hosted the Macomb County Bar Association's Macomb Project for an evening of "Career Exploration and Professionalism Networking with the Masters Section and Special Guests."

Cooley law students had the opportunity to meet and network with the following Macomb County Bar Association Masters Section members and Macomb County representatives: Hon. Mark J. Switalski; Joseph A. Golden, Burgess & Sharp; Anthony J. Bellanca, Bellanca LaBarge; Albert J. Dib, Dib & Fagen; John DeMoss, DeMoss & DeMoss; Carol M. Hogan; Juliet Kavanaugh, Dierker & Associates; R. Timothy Kohler; John F. Potvin, Plunkett Cooney; Agenique Smiley, Macomb County Friend of the Court judicial service officer; Richard Sulaka, Jr., Macomb County deputy public works commissioner; Ryan Zemke.

The Macomb Project is a mentoring program created and designed by the Masters Section of the Macomb County Bar Association under the stewardship of attorney Joseph A. Golden. It was created in partnership with the Auburn Hills campus of the Thomas M. Cooley Law School and its Career and Professional Development department. The program partners Masters Section members in over 25 different areas of legal practice with Cooley law students for mentoring related to career choices inside the law and out.

Left to right: Cooley students Lisa Orr and Nicholas Somberg meet with Stephen Becker, Macomb County Bar Association Young Lawyers Section.

Left to right: Cooley students Lisa Orr and Nicholas Somberg meet with Stephen Becker, Macomb County Bar Association Young Lawyers Section.

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.

 

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