Wayne State University

Alumni Accomplishments

Henry Baskin
Henry Baskin '57, was inducted into the Gold Circle of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Michigan Chapter. Baskin, who owns the Baskin Law Firm in Birmingham, was featured in the Detroit Free Press. Read the full article here.

February 27, 2017
Lori Buiteweg
Lori Buiteweg '90, was named a 2017 "Leader in the Law" by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. She is a partner with Nichols Sacks Slank Sendelbach and Buiteweg PC. Buiteweg earned her bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan.

February 27, 2017
Judy Calton
Judy Calton '86, was named a "Leader in the Law" by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. She is a partner with Honigman in Detroit. Calton earned her bachelor's degree from the University of Illinois.    

February 27, 2017
Pamela Enslen
Pamela Enslen '81, was named a "Leader in the Law" by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. She is a partner with Warner Norcross & Judd LLP in Kalamazoo. She earned her master's and bachelor's degrees from the University of Michigan.

February 27, 2017
Diana Lee Khachaturian
Diana Lee Khachaturian '98, of the Law Office of Diana Lee Khachaturian in Troy, was named a "Leader in the Law" by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. She earned her bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan.

February 27, 2017
Donna M. MacKenzie
Donna M. MacKenzie '04, of Olsman MacKenzie & Wallace, was named a "Leader in the Law" by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. She earned her bachelor's degree from Alma College.

February 27, 2017
Michael W. Maddin
Michael W. Maddin '65, was named a "Leader in the Law" by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. He is president emeritus, a shareholder and a founder of Maddin Hauser Roth & Heller PC in Southfield. Maddin earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan.

February 27, 2017
 Christopher M.  Mann
Christopher M. Mann '04, a member of Dawda Mann Mulcahy & Sadler PLC in Bloomfield Hills, was named a "Leader in the Law" by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. He earned his bachelor's degree from Michigan State University.    

February 27, 2017
Robert Sickels
Robert Sickels '78, a senior shareholder with Sommers Schwartz in Southfield, was named a "Leader in the Law" by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. He earned his bachelor's degree from Michigan State University.

February 27, 2017
Lisa Todd
Lisa Todd '15, has been admitted to the Ph.D. program in political science at Wayne State University for fall 2017 semester. Todd earned her master's degree from Eastern Michigan University and her bachelor's degree from the University of Maryland.

February 25, 2017
Sophie Zhang
Sophie Zhang '15, has joined Bodman's Enterprise Procurement Group in Troy as a staff attorney. She earned her bachelor's degree from China University of Political Science and Law in Beijing.

February 25, 2017
Michael J. Thomas, LL.M.
Michael J. Thomas, LL.M. '10, wrote "The 401(k) as a Pivotal Point in the Movement Towards Defined Contribution Plans," for the February 2017 New Mexico Lawyer. Read the full article here. Thomas is currently obtaining his Certified Employee Benefit Specialist designation and is a deputy general counsel at the New Mexico Corrections Department. He earned his J.D. from the University of Michigan and his bachelor's degree from Wayne State University.

February 25, 2017
Mike Kolasa, LL.M.
Mike Kolasa, LL.M. '94, made a donation to the members of the Ishpeming Ski Club in Ishpeming, Michigan to help fund the replacement of bindings on the skis the team uses for jumping. Kolasa is vice president and trust officer at The Stephenson National Bank & Trust. He earned his J.D. from Western Michigan University Cooley Law School and his bachelor's degree from Northern Michigan University.

February 21, 2017
Joseph A. Richotte
Joseph A. Richotte '07, an attorney and shareholder with Butzel Long in Bloomfield Hills, has been appointed to the State Bar of Michigan's Appellate Practice Section Council. Richotte earned his bachelor's degree in criminal justice from Wayne State University.

February 21, 2017
Nathan D. Dupes
Nathan D. Dupes '11, has been admitted as a member of Bodman in Detroit. He earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan.

February 21, 2017
Katherine Razdolsky Rothstein
Katherine Razdolsky Rothstein '07, has been admitted as a member of Bodman in Troy. She earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan.

February 21, 2017
Mark T. Sullivan '86, was recently recertified as a Certified Specialist in Criminal Law by The State Bar of California's Board of Legal Specialization. He also moved his office, The Law Office of Mark T. Sullivan, from Modesto, California to Stockton, California. Sullivan earned his bachelor's degree from Wayne State University.

February 21, 2017
Frederick Berg
Frederick Berg '85, was named a 2017 "Leader in the Law" by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. He is a shareholder with Butzel Long in Detroit. Berg earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan.

February 21, 2017
James F. Graves
James F. Graves '72, was named a 2017 "Leader in the Law" by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. He is a partner at the Sinas Dramis Law Firm in Lansing. Graves earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan.

February 9, 2017
Robert E.L. Wright
Robert E.L. Wright '80, founder of The Peace Talks PLC, was inducted into the National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals, an invitation-only group of trusted alternative dispute resolution professionals from across the United States. Wright earned a master's degree in psychology from University of Santa Monica and a bachelor's degree from Western Michigan University.

February 9, 2017

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