Partnership between WMU-Cooley Innocence Project and Wayne County CIU Helps Exonerate Ramon Ward
On Thursday, Feb.
On Thursday, Feb.
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School’s Student Bar Association Skills Series and Mock Trial recently hosted a discussion with Chief Judge Jeffrey O’Hara of 63rd District Court about effective trial skills and what it takes to be a trial attorney.
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School’s Grand Rapids Associate Dean and Professor Tracey Brame has been named to Michigan Lawyers Weekly’s “Leaders in the Law” Class of 2020. She is among 30 recipients who received this year’s honor, including WMU-Cooley graduate, Michael Rutkowski (Fitzgerald Class, 2006) of Rutkowski Law Firm in Bloomfield Hills.
Western Michigan University Law School’s Access to Justice Clinic is hosting an Expungement Clinic on Feb. 29 for those wanting to learn about the expungement process and receive assistance in their expungement application.
The Black Law Students Association (BLSA) at Western Michigan University Cooley Law School’s Tampa Bay campus will honor Florida State Senator Arthenia L. Joyner (2006-2016) with the 2020 Distinguished Leadership Honoree at its Annual Black Tie Ball.
Yolonda Sewell has joined the faculty of WMU-Cooley Law School as a visiting professor in the Tampa Bay Academic Resource Center. The appointment was announced by Daniel Matthews, associate dean and law professor at WMU-Cooley’s Tampa Bay campus.
WMU-Cooley Law School’s Tampa Bay campus hosted students in the criminal justice program at Franklin Middle Magnet School-Boys Preparatory Magnet School for a learning session on Jan. 20.
WMU-Cooley Law School President and Dean James McGrath was honored Jan. 29 by the Grand Rapids Business Journal as a “Newsmaker” for 2019.