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Kimble Center for Legal Drafting Releases its First Public Document

June 10

The Kimble Center for Legal Drafting at WMU-Cooley Law School has released its first public document—a medical power of attorney.

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Distinguished Professor Emeritus Returns to WMU-Cooley Law School

June 10

James Hicks, a former employee of WMU-Cooley Law School, has joined the faculty once again as a visiting professor. He joins WMU-Cooley from Barry University School of Law in Orlando, Florida, where he served as assistant dean of academic success and bar preparation.


WMU-Cooley Professor’s Article Offers Guidance for Hot-Car Deaths

May 27

An article written by WMU-Cooley Law School Assistant Dean and Associate Professor Erika Breitfeld was recently published by the University of California Berkeley Journal of Criminal Law.

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WMU-Cooley Graduates Take Part in Virtual Swearing-In Ceremony

May 19

Due to Covid-19 precautions, 36 graduates of WMU-Cooley’s Michigan campuses were sworn into the Michigan Bar virtually on Friday, May 15.

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WMU-Cooley Exceeds Original Goal for Student Relief Fund

May 14

In April, WMU-Cooley established a Student Relief Fund in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. Since the establishment of the fund, donations from alumni and friends of WMU-Cooley raised more than $45,000, surpassing the original fundraising goal of $35,000.

Two WMU-Cooley Grads Receive WLAM Foundation Scholarships

Two WMU-Cooley Grads Receive WLAM Foundation Scholarships

May 12

Two Western Michigan University Cooley Law School May 2020 graduates have received scholarships from the Women Lawyers Association of Michigan Foundation.

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Kimble Center for Legal Drafting Announces Board of Advisers, New Graduate Fellow

May 08

The Kimble Center for Legal Drafting at WMU-Cooley Law School has announced the appointments of its initial board of advisers, along with its second graduate fellow.

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WMU-Cooley Tampa Bay Holds Virtual Swearing-In Ceremony

April 27

In the past, WMU-Cooley Law School has helped military graduates on active duty, outside of their home states, become members of their states’ bars through virtual swearing-in ceremonies. Due to Covid-19 precautions, on Thursday, April 23, seven graduates of WMU-Cooley’s Tampa Bay campus were sworn in to the Florida Bar virtually.


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