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Magistrate Judge Phillip J. Green Receives Marion Hilligan Public Service Award

May 14

On May 13, during the Grand Rapids Bar Association’s “The Bar Has Talent” gala, WMU-Cooley Law School and the bar awarded the Marion Hilligan Public Service award to Magistrate Judge Phillip J. Green.

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WMU-Cooley Professor Joseline Hardrick Receives Diversity Award

April 29

WMU-Cooley Law School Professor Joseline Hardrick was presented with the George Edgecomb Bar Association’s 2021 Delano Stewart Award for Diversity. She was presented the award during the association’s 38th Annual Scholarship Banquet on April 26.


Judge Aquilina Leads WMU-Cooley Community Conversation on Sexual Assault

April 16

Ingham County Circuit Court Judge Rosemarie Aquilina was the featured speaker during WMU-Cooley Law School’s Sexual Assault Awareness Month Community Conversation, titled “How to Recognize Sexual Assault – and Take Action.”

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Kimble Named to Michigan Lawyers Weekly Hall of Fame Class

April 13

Joseph Kimble, WMU-Cooley Law School Distinguished Professor Emeritus, has been named to the Michigan Lawyers Weekly Hall of Fame Class of 2021.

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WMU-Cooley Provides Training for State’s New Clean Slate Act

March 30

With the Clean Slate Act going into effect on April 11, WMU-Cooley Law School Associate Dean Tracey Brame and the law school’s Access to Justice Staff Attorney Kamau Sandiford hosted a training session for attorneys during the Grand Rapids Bar Association and Legal Aid’s Spring Training Session on Thursday, March 25.

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WMU-Cooley Student Speaks During Diversity Lunch

March 29

On March 25, the State Bar of Michigan American Indian Law Section (AILS) and the Alternative Dispute Resolution Section's (ADRS) Diversity and Inclusion Action Team co-sponsored a virtual discussion for mediators, arbitrators, other alternative dispute resolution practitioners, and members of the American Indian Law Section.

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WMU-Cooley Law Review Symposium Discusses Qualified Immunity and Police Reform

March 25

WMU-Cooley Law School’s Law Review took an in-depth look at qualified immunity and police reform during its annual symposium on March 18.

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Virtual Honors Convocations Held at WMU-Cooley

March 22

Virtual honors convocations were held at all WMU-Cooley campuses this month, highlighting students' accomplishments and awards.


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