Alumni Accomplishments

  • Picture of Celeste Arduino
    Celeste Arduino (2007)

    was named the 2017 Outstanding Young Lawyer by the American Bar Association’s Nonprofit Organizations Committee. Arduino, a member of Bodman in Detroit, earned her bachelor’s degree from Bowling Green State University.

  • Picture of Oday Salim
    Oday Salim (2008)

    was named executive director of the Great Lakes Environmental Law Center. He holds a master of laws degree from Lewis & Clark Law School in Portland, Oregon, and a master's degree from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Salim earned a bachelor's degree in English from Wayne State University's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences in 2001.

  • Kuryakin C. Rucker (2006)

    was named general counsel to Sarai Investment Corporation in Huntsville, Alabama. He is a Ph.D. student in management at Sullivan University in Louisville, Kentucky, and he earned his master’s and bachelor’s degrees from Wayne State University.

  • Picture of Tom Cameron
    Tom Cameron (1996)

    was appointed by the governor to the 1st District Michigan Court of Appeals. He earned his bachelor's degree from Western Michigan University.

  • Picture of Bryan Waldman
    Bryan Waldman (1992)

    was named a “Top 100 Leading Lawyer,” “Top 100 Outstate (Non-Detroit Metro) Lawyer” and “Top 100 Consumer Lawyer” by Leading Lawyers. He is a partner at the Sinas Dramis Law Firm in Lansing. Waldman earned his bachelor’s degree from Michigan State University.

  • Picture of James F. Graves
    James F. Graves (1972)

    was named a “Top 100 Outstate (Non-Detroit Metro) Lawyer” and a “Top 100 Consumer Lawyer” by Leading Lawyers. He is a partner at the Sinas Dramis Law Firm in Lansing. Graves earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan.

  • Picture of George Sinas
    George Sinas (1975)

    was named one of Michigan’s “Top 10 Plaintiffs’ Personal Injury Lawyers” by Leading Lawyers. He also was named one of Michigan’s “Top 10 Consumer Lawyers.” Sinas, a partner with Sinas Dramis Law Firm in Lansing, earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan.

  • Nicholas W. Mull (2012)

    earned his LL.M. with honors as a James Kent Scholar from Columbia Law School. He also received a certification of excellence in international and comparative law from the Parker School of Foreign and Comparative Law affiliated with Columbia. Mull earned his bachelor's degree from Eastern Michigan University.

  • Kristen Getting (1995)

    was named Calhoun County Circuit-Probate Court administrator/Friend of the Court, a position she will begin in September. Getting earned her bachelor's degree from Michigan State University.

  • Dana Khalife-Marjieh (2007)

    has started a full-service law firm, Black Marjieh Leff & Sanford LLP, in metro New York. She earned her bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan. 

  • Mark Erman (2007)

    and his brother Eric founded Ermanos Craft Beer & Wine Bar in Tucson, Arizona. They were featured in the Detroit Jewish News. Read the full report here. Mark Erman earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan.

  • K. Scott Hamilton (1989)

    has been selected as the 2017 Detroit Bar Legal Scholar by the Detroit Bar Association. He is a member of Dickinson Wright PLLC's Detroit office. Hamilton earned his bachelor's degree from Central Michigan University.

  • Jack Schulz (2013)

    has started a plaintiff-side labor and employment firm, Schulz Gotham PLC, in Detroit. He earned his bachelor's degree from Michigan State University.

  • Elizabeth Gotham (2014)

    has started a plaintiff-side labor and employment firm, Schulz Gotham PLC, in Detroit. She earned her bachelor's degree from Michigan State University's James Madison College.

  • Bruce Miller (1954)

    was recognized by Labor@Wayne for a lifetime of dedicated service to the labor movement. He earned his bachelor's degree from Mexico City College.

  • Mark Cousens (1970)

    was recognized by Labor@Wayne for a lifetime of dedicated service to the labor movement. He earned his bachelor's degree from Wayne State University.

  • Ami (Patel) Gadhia (2003)

    has been named technology transfer and patenting specialist for the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences at the National Institutes of Health. She earned her LL.M. from the George Washington University Law School and her bachelor's degree from Wayne State University.

  • Carl Lundblad (1997)

    was named chief executive officer of Ten Thousand Villages, a non-profit fair trade retailer. He earned his bachelor's degree from Messiah College.

  • David B. Liner (1980)

    was elected to CECO Environmental Corporation's board of directors. He earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan.

  • Alisha Cieslak (2009)

    was promoted to chief legal & risk officer for Gordon Food Service in Grand Rapids. She earned her bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan - Dearborn.

  • Laurel McGiffert (1980)

    has been chosen to receive the Earl J. Cline/Sherwin Schreier Award for Excellence from the State Bar of Michigan's Negligence Law Section. The award is presented annually to recognize an individual's superb skill as a justice, judge or attorney in the field of negligence law and dispute resolution. McGiffert is a partner with Plunkett Cooney in Detroit. She earned her bachelor's degree from Vassar College.

  • Channing Robinson-Holmes (2016)

    has joined Pitt McGehee Palmer & Rivers in Royal Oak as an associate attorney. She earned her bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan.

  • Picture of Roland Hwang
    Roland Hwang (1980)

    LL.M. '84, was appointed to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Michigan Advisory Committee. Hwang is an assistant attorney general with Michigan's Department of Attorney General. He earned his master of business administration degree and bachelor's degree in engineering from the University of Michigan.

  • Picture of Ryan Berman
    Ryan Berman (2004)

    was named a finalist for the Regeana Myrick Outstanding Young Lawyer award from the State Bar of Michigan Young Lawyers Section. Berman operates his own law firm in Bloomfield Hills. He earned his bachelor's degree from Michigan State University.

  • Picture of Matthew Robb
    Matthew Robb (2016)

    was the subject of the Detroit Legal News' "Friday Feature." Read the full report here. Robb earned his bachelor's degree from Michigan State University.

  • Picture of Steven Fishman
    Steven Fishman (1973)

    was awarded the Leonard R. Gilman Award from the Federal Bar Association, Eastern District of Michigan Chapter. The Gilman Award is presented annually to an outstanding criminal law practitioner. Fishman earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan.

  • Hon. Henry Saad (1974)

    is retiring from the Michigan Court of Appeals, where he has served as a judge since 1994. He earned his bachelor's degree from Wayne State University's Mike Ilitch School of Business.

  • Picture of Ellie Schneider
    Ellie Schneider (2012)

    was named to the 2017 Crain's Detroit Twenty in Their 20s list. She earned her bachelor's degree from DePaul University.

  • Picture of John Walus
    John Walus (2004)

    received the Homer D. Strong Award from Wayne State University's Alumni Association. Walus, an attorney at Alpert & Alpert and retired lieutenant colonel for the U.S. Army, won the award for his distinguished leadership and service to the Alumni Association and the university as a whole. He earned his bachelor's degree from Florida International University.

  • Picture of Ashley Heidemann
    Ashley Heidemann (2011)

    founder of JD Advising in Birmingham, wrote, "How to avoid the 3 biggest mistakes first-time bar exam takers make," for The National Jurist. Read the full column here. Heidemann earned her bachelor's degree from Wayne State University.

  • Picture of Mariam Bazzi
    Mariam Bazzi (2005)

    was appointed by Governor Rick Snyder to the Wayne County Circuit Court. She earned her bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan.

  • Picture of Floyd E. Gates Jr.
    Floyd E. Gates Jr. (1998)

    has joined Bodman as a member and will lead the firm's new Grand Rapids office. He earned his bachelor's degree from Michigan State University.

  • Picture of Carol Parker
    Carol Parker (1996)

    has been appointed provost and vice president for academic affairs at The University of Texas at El Paso. She earned her master's degree from the University of Michigan and her bachelor's degree from the Michigan State University Honors College.

  • Picture of Bart O'Neill
    Bart O'Neill (2001)

    joined Goodman Acker in Southfield where he will practice personal injury law, with an emphasis on medical malpractice and birth injury lawsuits. He earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Detroit Mercy.

  • Picture of Eric M. Dobrusin
    Eric M. Dobrusin (1988)

    has been accepted as a new member of the American Law Society Board of Directors with ‘America's Top Lawyers' distinction. The America's Top Lawyers list is comprised of well-rounded individuals representing a diverse cross-section of U.S. legal advocates. Dobrusin earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan.

  • Kathy Browne (1987)

    has relocated her landscape design firm, Divine Redesigns LLC, to Plymouth, Michigan. Browne is a patented inventor, multiple conservation awards recipient, Keep Michigan Beautiful President's Plaque recipient, and first Wayne County Master Gardener of the Year. She and patented inventor/pioneering conservationist Dean Jabara beautify and educate on conservation matters. Browne and Jabara are celebrating the twelfth year of partnership with the award-winning Plymouth Downtown Development Authority's Adopt-A-Planter program.

  • Picture of Jill Ferrari
    Jill Ferrari (2001)

    was selected by the Wayne State President's Commission on the Status of Women to receive its 2017 Woman of Distinction Alumna Award. This honor recognizes her commitment to women and leadership with regard to issues of diversity, equity and inclusion. Ferrari, who earned her bachelor's degree from Wayne State University, is the CEO of Michigan Community Resources.

  • Picture of Andrew Sharples
    Andrew Sharples (2012)

    joined Las Vegas law firm Naylor & Braster as an associate attorney. He earned his bachelor's degree from Wayne State University.

  • Picture of Alexander R. Baum
    Alexander R. Baum (2012)

    has joined Plunkett Cooney's Transportation Law Practice Group in Bloomfield Hills. He earned his bachelor's degree from Michigan State University.

  • Picture of Lauren Saad
    Lauren Saad (2014)

    has joined Resnick Law in Bloomfield Hills as an associate. She earned her bachelor's degree in English from Wayne State University.

  • Picture of Jermaine A. Wyrick
    Jermaine A. Wyrick (1996)

    was a panelist at the University of Detroit Law School for the American Constitution Society. The panel discussed, "The Constitutional Right to Education." Wyrick earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan.

  • Matthew P. Breuer (2012)

    joined Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC in Royal Oak, Michigan, where he will concentrate his practice in the area of business transactions and corporate matters. Breuer earned his bachelor's degree from Michigan State University.

  • Picture of Scott Mandel
    Scott Mandel (1981)

    received the Michigan Defense Trial Counsel's "Excellence in Defense Award." Mandel is a shareholder with Foster Swift in Lansing. He earned his bachelor's degree from Michigan State University.

  • Picture of Linda Burwell
    Linda Burwell (1985)

    presented a webinar about Equal Employment Opportunity Commission activities to the Association of Workplace Investigators. Burwell is an independent investigator who works exclusively with law firms, in-house counsel and insurers on workplace investigations. She earned her bachelor's degree from Michigan State University.

  • Picture of Andrew J. Huige
    Andrew J. Huige (2004)

    has joined Collins Einhorn Farrell PC's Professional Liability Practice Group in Southfield. He earned his bachelor's degree from Grand Valley State University.

  • Picture of May Saad
    May Saad (2010)

    a member of Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss' Real Estate Practice Group in Southfield, was featured in the Macomb County Legal News. Read the full report here. Saad earned her bachelor's degree from Filiere Francophone de Droit, Beirut, Lebanon.

  • Picture of Marc Lovell
    Marc Lovell (1993)

    LL.M. '03, joined CBIZ Tofias in Boston as a director in the company's high net worth tax department. He also authors and develops curricula and course material for the University of Illinois Tax School, and he updated their popular book on LLCs taxed as S corporations and partnerships. He earned his Master of Science in Library and Information Science from the University of Illinois and his bachelor's degree from the University of Windsor.

  • Picture of Adam M. Blaylock
    Adam M. Blaylock (2013)

    has joined Maddin Hauser Roth & Heller PC in Southfield. He is an associate in the firm's Corporate/Employment Practice Group. He earned his bachelor's degree from Michigan State University.

  • Picture of William W. Swor
    William W. Swor (1972)

    received the Right to Counsel Award from the Criminal Defense Attorneys of Michigan. According to the organization, the award recognizes the amazing contributions of a group or individual in the form of legal representation or other extraordinary service. The founder of William W. Swor & Associates earned his bachelor's degree from Oakland University.

  • Picture of Christopher Blount
    Christopher Blount (2006)

    was appointed by Governor Rick Snyder to the 36th District Court in Detroit. Blount earned his master's and bachelor's degrees from Wayne State University.

  • Picture of Tina Reynolds
    Tina Reynolds (1996)

    was chosen to serve a three-year term on Governor Rick Snyder's newly created Child Lead Exposure Elimination Commission. The purpose of the commission is to advise the governor on programs and policies to fight lead exposure in children. Reynolds is the health policy director for the Michigan Environmental Council. She earned her bachelor's degree in natural resources from the University of Michigan.

  • Picture of Phillip E. Seltzer
    Phillip E. Seltzer (1982)

    was selected by the Institute for Continuing Legal Education to be on a panel of experts for a webinar titled "Identify and Pursue Legal Malpractice Claims." He is a principal and shareholder of Lipson Neilson Cole Seltzer Garin PC in Bloomfield Hills. Seltzer earned his bachelor's degree from Michigan State University.

  • Picture of Robert E. Thomas
    Robert E. Thomas (2013)

    was elected chairman of the Board of Zoning Appeals for the city of Detroit. He earned his bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering and his master's degree in science in industrial technology manufacturing systems from North Carolina A&T State University.

  • Picture of Ted Marshall
    Ted Marshall (2016)

    an associate with Willingham & Coté PC, in East Lansing, was featured in the Detroit Legal News. Read the article here. Marshall earned his undergraduate degree from Michigan State University.

  • Picture of  Christopher M.  Mann
    Christopher M. Mann (2004)

    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.

     

     

  • Picture of Michael W. Maddin
    Michael W. Maddin (1965)

    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.

  • Picture of Donna M. MacKenzie
    Donna M. MacKenzie (2004)

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

  • Picture of Diana Lee Khachaturian
    Diana Lee Khachaturian (1998)

    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.

  • Picture of Pamela Enslen
    Pamela Enslen (1981)

    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.

  • Picture of Judy Calton
    Judy Calton (1986)

    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.

     

     

  • Picture of Lori Buiteweg
    Lori Buiteweg (1990)

    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.

  • Picture of Henry Baskin
    Henry Baskin (1957)

    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.

  • Picture of Robert Sickels
    Robert Sickels (1978)

    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.

  • Picture of Lisa Todd
    Lisa Todd (2015)

    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.

  • Picture of Michael J. Thomas, LL.M.
    Michael J. Thomas, LL.M. (2010)

    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.

  • Picture of Sophie Zhang
    Sophie Zhang (2015)

    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.

  • Picture of Nathan D. Dupes
    Nathan D. Dupes (2011)

    has been admitted as a member of Bodman in Detroit. He earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan.

  • Picture of Mike Kolasa, LL.M.
    Mike Kolasa, LL.M. (1994)

    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.

  • Picture of Joseph A. Richotte
    Joseph A. Richotte (2007)

    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.

  • Picture of Frederick Berg
    Frederick Berg (1985)

    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.

  • Picture of Katherine Razdolsky Rothstein
    Katherine Razdolsky Rothstein (2007)

    has been admitted as a member of Bodman in Troy. She earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan.

  • Mark T. Sullivan (1986)

    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.

  • Picture of Robert E.L. Wright
    Robert E.L. Wright (1980)

    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.

  • Picture of James F. Graves
    James F. Graves (1972)

    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.

  • Picture of Lauren Dunn
    Lauren Dunn (2010)

    was elected shareholder of Foster Swift Collins & Smith, PC. where she provides employee benefits counsel for public and private employers out of the firm's Lansing office. She earned her bachelor's degree from Western Michigan University.

  • Picture of Alicia Birach
    Alicia Birach (2010)

    was elected shareholder of Foster Swift Collins & Smith, PC. She works in the firm's Southfield office and is a member of the Workers' Compensation practice group. Birach earned her bachelor's degree from Central Michigan University.

  • Picture of Roberts Kengis
    Roberts Kengis (1992)

    was elected prosecuting attorney for Allegan County, Michigan. He earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan.

  • Picture of Cicely Vaughn
    Cicely Vaughn (2007)

    joined Hall Render Killian Heath & Lyman PC in Detroit as an associate. She earned her masters of public health from Emory University and her bachelor's degree from Johns Hopkins University.

  • Picture of Gary Kravitz, LL. M.
    Gary Kravitz, LL. M. (2007)

    was promoted to shareholder at Maddin Hauser Roth & Heller PC in Southfield. He earned his law degree from George Washington University Law School in 1993 and his undergraduate degree from Cornell University in 1990.

  • Picture of Michael Pitt
    Michael Pitt (1974)

    was selected for the 2017 Distinguished Service Award by the State Bar of Michigan's Labor & Employment Section. Pitt is co-founding partner of Pitt McGehee Palmer & Rivers in Royal Oak. He earned his bachelor's degree from Michigan State University in 1971.

  • Picture of Stephen Ross
    Stephen Ross (1965)

    founded the Ross Initiative in Sports for Equality, which opened a regional office in Detroit. Ross, a real estate developer, philanthropist and owner of the Miami Dolphins, earned his master of laws in taxation from New York University School of Law and his bachelor's degree in business administration from the University of Michigan.

  • Picture of Rasul Raheem
    Rasul Raheem (1984)

    LL. M. '03, joined Plunkett Cooney in Bloomfield Hills as a senior attorney in the Banking, Bankruptcy & Creditors' Rights Practice Group. He focuses his practice in all aspects of banking law, as well as business transactions and regulatory law. Raheem earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan.

  • Picture of Nanci Grant
    Nanci Grant (1989)

    and the Oakland County Combat Veterans Treatment Court, a program she developed in 2013 to help veterans, were featured in Detroit Jewish News. Read the full article here. Grant, chief judge of the Oakland County Circuit Court, earned her bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan.

  • Picture of Becky Loyer
    Becky Loyer (2016)

    and her husband Craig, opened HandCrafted, a store specializing in handmade goods and craft classes, in Riverview, Michigan. Loyer earned a bachelor's degree in psychology from Wayne State University.

  • Picture of Benjamin M. Glazebrook
    Benjamin M. Glazebrook (2006)

    was named a shareholder of Plunkett Cooney in Detroit, where he focuses his practice on first- and third-party motor vehicle liability claims. He earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan.

  • Picture of Timothy C. Bradley
    Timothy C. Bradley (2008)

    was named a shareholder at Carlson Gaskey & Olds PC in Birmingham, where he focuses his practice on intellectual property law. Bradley earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Notre Dame in 2003.

  • Picture of Matthew Abel
    Matthew Abel (1985)

    has been elected to the State Bar of Michigan Marijuana Law Section Council. He also is a board member of the National Cannabis Bar Association and was re-elected to the Representative Assembly of the State Bar of Michigan. He is senior partner at Cannabis Council PLC in Detroit, and is executive director of the Michigan chapter of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws. Abel earned his master's and bachelor's degrees from Central Michigan University.

  • Picture of Daniel W. Borst
    Daniel W. Borst (2007)

    was named a partner at Warner Norcross & Judd LLP in Grand Rapids, where he focuses his practice on estate planning for individuals, families and those with family-owned businesses. He earned his bachelor's degree from Calvin College.

  • Picture of Meredith Cohen
    Meredith Cohen (2010)

    management analyst for the Michigan Supreme Court in Lansing, was named a 2016 "Up & Coming Lawyer" by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. Cohen earned her master's degree from the University of Michigan and her bachelor's degree from Michigan State University.

  • Picture of Alexander Ayar
    Alexander Ayar (2006)

    a shareholder with Foster Swift Collins & Smith PC in Southfield, was named a 2016 "Up & Coming Lawyer" by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. Ayar earned his bachelor's degree from Oakland University.

  • Picture of Alexander Blum
    Alexander Blum (2010)

    an attorney with Mantese Honigman PC in Troy, was named a 2016 "Up & Coming Lawyer" by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. Blum earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Chicago.

  • Picture of Joshua Borson
    Joshua Borson (2013)

    an associate with Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss PC in Southfield, was named a 2016 "Up & Coming Lawyer" by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. Borson earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan.

  • Picture of Madelaine Lane
    Madelaine Lane (2007)

    a partner with Warner Norcross & Judd LLP in Grand Rapids, was named a 2016 "Up & Coming Lawyer" by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. Lane earned her bachelor's degree from College of the Holy Cross.

  • Picture of Anthony Kochis
    Anthony Kochis (2008)

    an attorney with Wolfson Bolton PLLC in Troy, was named a 2016 "Up & Coming Lawyer" by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. Kochis earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan - Dearborn.

  • Picture of Anna Robinson
    Anna Robinson (2011)

    an associate with Brooks Kushman in Southfield, was named a 2016 "Up & Coming Lawyer" by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. Robinson earned her bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan.

  • Picture of Charles Russman
    Charles Russman (2007)

    a member with Bodman PLC in Troy, was named a 2016 "Up & Coming Lawyer" by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. Russman earned his LL.M. degree in taxation from Georgetown University Law Center and his bachelor's degree from Michigan State University.

  • Picture of Dave Tornga
    Dave Tornga (1978)

    was the Donald Trump campaign DuPage County, Illinois chair and the Trump-Pence 2016 DuPage County coordinator. Tornga is an attorney with David L. Tornga PC in Winfield, Illinois. He earned his master of business administration from the University of Michigan Stephen M. Ross School of Business and his bachelor's degree from Calvin College.

  • John Zervos (2012)

    coauthored an article, "Framing Sustainable Health Locally through a Global Lens: The Role of the UN SDGs in Addressing Racial Equity and Public Health in the City of Detroit," published in The International Journal of Sustainability Policy and Practice. Zervos is managing director of The Global Health Initiative at Henry Ford Health System. He earned his bachelor's degree from New York University.

  • Picture of Tiffany Holland
    Tiffany Holland (2016)

    has joined Internet2 in Ann Arbor as a government contract and compliance attorney. She earned her bachelor's degree from Western Michigan University.

  • Picture of Stanley Prokop
    Stanley Prokop (1968)

    of counsel with Plunkett Cooney in Detroit, was named by DBusiness magazine to its list of 2017 Top Lawyers in Insurance Law. He earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan.

Training the next generation of lawyers, advocates and leaders

We will create and advance knowledge, prepare a diverse student body to thrive, and positively impact local and global communities.