Wayne State University

Student Accomplishments

Ebonie Byndon-Fields
July 27, 2016
Ebonie Byndon-Fields was featured in the Detroit Legal News for its report, "'Fields' of dreams - Former social worker pursuing LLM at Wayne." Read the full article here.

Nicole Lockhart
July 27, 2016
Nicole Lockhart was featured in the Detroit Legal News for its report, "Wayne Law student continuing a family tradition in legal field." Read the full article here.

Kimberly Moehle
July 25, 2016
Kimberly Moehle was featured in the Detroit Legal News for its report, "Wayne Law student active in Women's Law Caucus." Read the full article here.

Ian Edwards
July 22, 2016
Ian Edwards was featured in the Detroit Legal News for its report, "Wayne Law student serves as chancellor of Moot Court." Read the full article here.

Marie Reimers
July 21, 2016
Marie Reimers was featured in the Detroit Legal News for its report, "Wayne Law student serves as National Lawyers Guild observer in Detroit." Read the full article here.

James Kehoe
July 18, 2016
James Kehoe was featured in the Detroit Legal News for its report, "Law student relishes role at Prosecutor's Office." Read the full article here.

Matt Makepeace
July 12, 2016
Matt Makepeace was featured in the Detroit Legal News for its report, "Canadian native hopes to become a prosecutor." Read the full article here.

Jasmin Haynes
July 6, 2016
Jasmin Haynes was featured in the Detroit Legal News for its report, "Urban renewal: Wayne Law student co-founded 'Builders of Promise' in Detroit." Read the full article here.

Husnah Khan
July 6, 2016
Husnah Khan has been appointed deputy lieutenant governor of public interest for the American Bar Association Law Student Division's Sixth Circuit.

Jonathan Demers
July 5, 2016
Jonathan Demers was featured in the Detroit Legal News for its report, "Pitching in: Wayne Law student helps to rejuvenate Detroit's eastside." Read the full article here.

Susan Gleich
June 23, 2016
Susan Gleich was featured in the Detroit Legal News for its report, "Double duty: Wayne Law student interns with state and federal judges." Read the full article here.

Lance Bruck
June 20, 2016
Lance Bruck was featured in the Oakland County Legal News for its report, "Law student works to prevent homelessness." Read the full report here.

Husnah Khan
June 17, 2016
Husnah Khan was awarded a 2016 AmeriCorps JD Fellowship through her work as a summer intern at the University of Michigan's Innocence Clinic. Khan is a rising second-year student.

Amelia Zelenak
June 16, 2016
Amelia Zelenak was awarded the Giles Sutherland Rich Memorial Scholarship by the Federal Circuit Bar Association. Zelenak is an incoming first-year student for fall 2016

Elaina Bailey
June 16, 2016
Elaina Bailey was chosen for a Freeman Fellowship. The rising third-year student will study for three weeks at The Hague Academy of International Law in The Netherlands. Her fellowship is sponsored by the law school's Program for International Legal Studies.

James Carpenter
June 16, 2016
James Carpenter was selected for an internship to work in the General Counsel's Office at Tata Motors in Mumbai, India. The internship is sponsored by the law school's Program for International Legal Studies.

Sarah Cravens
June 16, 2016
Sarah Cravens was chosen for an internship to work in WilmerHale's International Arbitration Practice Group in London. The internship is sponsored by the law school's Program for International Legal Studies.

Rosana Garbacik
June 16, 2016
Rosana Garbacik was selected for an internship to work in Mexico City at the law firm of Hogan Lovells BSTL. This internship is sponsored by the law school's Program for International Legal Studies.

Shareece McCauley
June 16, 2016
Shareece McCauley was selected for an International Public Interest Law Fellowship working for Defense for Children International in Ghana. Her fellowship is sponsored by the law school's Program for International Legal Studies.

Lauren Potocsky
June 15, 2016
Lauren Potocsky wrote "Major Federal Food Safety Law Depends on Individual State Enforcement," which was published in The National Law Review. Read the full article here. Potocsky is a summer associate at Varnum.

Nicole Lockhart
June 14, 2016
Nicole Lockhart was awarded the A. Kay Stanfield Spinks Law Student Scholarship by the D. Augustus Straker Bar Foundation. Lockhart is a rising third-year student.

Jessica Hoyer
June 10, 2016
Jessica Hoyer was featured in the Detroit Legal News for its report, "State of the union." Read the full article here.

Connor Walby
June 6, 2016
Connor Walby was featured in the Detroit Legal News for its report, "D.C. experience sparks passion for the law." Read the full article here.

Megan Baxter
May 31, 2016
Megan Baxter has been awarded a scholarship from the Women Lawyers Association of Michigan Foundation.

Michelle Lenning
May 31, 2016
Michelle Lenning has been awarded the Dawn Van Hoek scholarship from the Women Lawyers Association of Michigan Foundation.

Hannah Fielstra
May 27, 2016
Hannah Fielstra was featured in the Detroit Legal News for its report, "Prison project sparked student's interest in law." Read the full article here.

Kyle Bruckner
May 25, 2016
Kyle Bruckner was chosen by The Levin Center at Wayne State University Law School to serve as a legal intern in congressional committee offices in Washington, D.C., this summer. He will work on the Minority Staff of the U.S. Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee with Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, the committee's ranking member.

Alexandra Kavieff
May 25, 2016
Alexandra Kavieff was chosen by The Levin Center at Wayne State University Law School to serve as a legal intern in congressional committee offices in Washington, D.C., this summer. She will work on the Minority Staff of the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations with Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Missouri, the committee's ranking member.

Shanika Owens
May 25, 2016
Shanika Owens was featured in the Oakland County Legal News for its report, "Law student served as policy analyst for Detroit." Read the full article here.

David Adgate
May 23, 2016
David Adgate was selected for a Public Interest Law Fellowship. He will work in the Federal Defender Office.

Hassan Bazzi
May 23, 2016
Hassan Bazzi was selected for a Public Interest Law Fellowship. He will work with the Great Lakes Environmental Law Center.

Lance Bruck
May 23, 2016
Lance Bruck was selected for a Public Interest Law Fellowship. He will work with United Community Housing Coalition.

Hannah Fielstra
May 23, 2016
Hannah Fielstra was selected for a Public Interest Law Fellowship. She will work with the Michigan State Appellate Defender Office.

Holland Locklear
May 23, 2016
Holland Locklear was selected for a Public Interest Law Fellowship. He will work with the American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan.

Marie Reimers
May 23, 2016
Marie Reimers was selected for a Public Interest Law Fellowship. She will work with The Family Law Project.

Jessica Hoyer
May 23, 2016
Jessica Hoyer has been awarded a 2016 Peggy Browning Summer Fellowship to work for the United Auto Workers International Union at its Detroit headquarters for 10 weeks.

Madeline Sinkovich
May 23, 2016
Madeline Sinkovich was selected for a Public Interest Law Fellowship. She will work with Legal Services of Eastern Michigan.

Sean Riddell
May 23, 2016
Sean Riddell was awarded the Abraham Lincoln Brigade Veterans Scholarship in recognition of his work promoting social justice.

Brandon Barlog
May 4, 2016
Brandon Barlog was featured in the Oakland County Legal News for its report, "Wayne Law student has the bench in his sights." Read the full article here.

Lauren Potocsky
April 27, 2016
Lauren Potocsky was featured in the Detroit Legal News for its report, "Student named to post at Wayne Law Review." Read the full article here.

Sean Riddell
April 26, 2016
Sean Riddell was featured in the Oakland County Legal News for its report, "Law student works to bring about social change." Read the full article here.

Kyle Bruckner
April 22, 2016
Kyle Bruckner was featured in the Macomb County Legal News for its report, "Back-to-back: Wayne Law student interns for second summer in D.C." Read the full article here.

Michelle Champane
April 14, 2016
Michelle Champane was featured in the Detroit Legal News for its report, "MSU alumna aims for litigation career." Read the full article here.

Amy Huang
April 12, 2016
Amy Huang was featured in the Detroit Legal News for its report, "Former Teach for America instructor eyes a career as transactional lawyer." Read the full article here.

Justin Hanna
April 6, 2016
Justin Hanna was featured in the Flint-Genesee County Legal News for its report, "Recent grad co-founded Transactional Law event." Read the full article here.

Sean Riddell
February 22, 2016
Sean Riddell was honored as an Outstanding Law Student of the Year by the National Lawyers Guild Detroit and Michigan Chapter.

Robert VanSumeren
January 5, 2016
Robert VanSumeren started a Friday night Self Management and Recovery Training (SMART) group for recovering addicts. The group is the only one of its kind in Jackson, Mich.

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