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Wayne Law to Host Alumni Reception at State Bar of Michigan Annual Meeting

August 27, 2008

DETROIT (Aug. 26, 2008) – Wayne State University Law School will host its annual Alumni Reception at the State Bar of Michigan Annual Meeting from 4:30-6 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2008, in the Cord Suite, 2nd floor, of the Dearborn Hyatt Regency in Dearborn, Mich.  

Join Wayne Law Dean and Professor of Law Robert M. Ackerman and faculty for appetizers, cocktails and a chance to mingle with other alumni and friends. Also, be there to recognize this year’s (yet to be announced) Wayne Law faculty recipient of the Donald H. Gordon Award for Excellence in Teaching.

Please contact Wayne Law’s Office of Development and Alumni Relations at (313) 577-3113 with any questions regarding the Wayne Law reception. For more information on the State Bar of Michigan Annual Meeting & Solo and Small Firm Institute, visit http://www.michbar.org/annualmeeting.cfm.

Wayne State University Law School has educated and served the Detroit metropolitan area since its inception as Detroit City Law School in 1927. Located at 471 West Palmer Street in Detroit’s re-energized historic cultural center, the Law School remains committed to student success and features modern lecture and court facilities, multi-media and distance learning classrooms, a 250-seat auditorium, and the Arthur Neef Law Library, which houses one of the nation’s 40 largest legal collections. Taught by an internationally recognized and expert faculty, Wayne State Law School students experience a high-quality legal education via a growing array of hands-on curricular offerings, five live-client clinics, and access to well over 100 internships with local and non-profit entities each year. Its 11,000 living alumni, who work in every state of the nation and more than a dozen foreign countries, are experts in their disciplines and include leading members of the local, national and international legal communities. For more information, visit




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