Student Accomplishments

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    Joseph Zannetti

    was featured in a report for the Detroit Legal News, “Doubling up: Dual JD/MBA student touts the value of legal marketing.”

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    Taylor Hilton

    was featured in a report for the Flint-Genesee County Legal News, “Presidential: WSU student spearheads the Women’s Law Caucus.”

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    Phillip Keller

    was featured in a report for the Detroit Legal News, “Advocate: Wayne Law student passionate about labor law, workers rights.”

  • Picture of Ahmad Sabbagh
    Ahmad Sabbagh

    and Ollie Ajami placed second in Wayne Law’s inaugural NFL Contract Negotiation Competition on Nov. 17.

  • Ollie Ajami

    and Ahmad Sabbagh placed second in Wayne Law’s inaugural NFL Contract Negotiation Competition on Nov. 17.

  • Picture of Austin Holtshouser
    Austin Holtshouser

    and teammate James Claborn won Wayne Law’s inaugural NFL Contract Negotiation Competition on Nov. 17.

  • Picture of James Claborn
    James Claborn

    and teammate Austin Holtshouser won Wayne Law’s inaugural NFL Contract Negotiation Competition on Nov. 17.

  • Picture of Adomas Rauckis
    Adomas Rauckis

    and teammates Jeremy Bleier and Hayley Johnson won the drafting (seller's counsel) round of the 2018 Jaffe Transactional Law Competition on Nov. 9.

  • Picture of Asma Al-Khshali
    Asma Al-Khshali

    and teammate Jamila Garmo won the negotiations (seller's counsel) round of the 2018 Jaffe Transactional Law Competition on Nov. 9.

  • Jeremy Bleier

    and teammates Adomas Rauckis and Hayley Johnson won the drafting (seller's counsel) round of the 2018 Jaffe Transactional Law Competition on Nov. 9.

  • Picture of Jamila Garmo
    Jamila Garmo

    and teammate Asma Al-Khshali won the negotiations (seller's counsel) round of the 2018 Jaffe Transactional Law Competition on Nov. 9.

  • Picture of Hayley Johnson
    Hayley Johnson

    and teammates Jeremy Bleier and Adomas Rauckis won the drafting (seller's counsel) round of the 2018 Jaffe Transactional Law Competition on Nov. 9.

  • Picture of Megan Hoberg
    Megan Hoberg

    and teammates Joseph Zannetti and Ryan Tactac won the drafting (buyer's counsel) round of the 2018 Jaffe Transactional Law Competition on Nov. 9.

  • Picture of Fadee Nakkash
    Fadee Nakkash

    and teammate Alexander Krasuski won the negotiations (buyer's counsel) round of the 2018 Jaffe Transactional Law Competition on Nov. 9.

  • Picture of Joseph Zannetti
    Joseph Zannetti

    and teammates Megan Hoberg and Ryan Tactac won the drafting (buyer's counsel) round of the 2018 Jaffe Transactional Law Competition on Nov. 9.

  • Picture of Ryan Tactac
    Ryan Tactac

    and teammates Joseph Zannetti and Megan Hoberg won the drafting (buyer's counsel) round of the 2018 Jaffe Transactional Law Competition on Nov. 9.

  • Picture of Rhonda Haidar
    Rhonda Haidar

    was featured in a report for the Detroit Legal News, “Wayne State Law student displays passion for debate.”

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    Ryan Rosenberg

    and teammate Ashley Strawser won the fall 2018 Mock Trial In-House Competition on Nov. 2.

  • Picture of Ashley Strawser
    Ashley Strawser

    and teammate Ryan Rosenberg won the fall 2018 Mock Trial In-House Competition on Nov. 2.

  • Picture of Elisabeth Moore
    Elisabeth Moore

    and teammate and Kaitlyn York placed second in the fall 2018 Mock Trial In-House Competition on Nov. 2.

  • Picture of Kaitlyn York
    Kaitlyn York

    and teammate and Elisabeth Moore placed second in the fall 2018 Mock Trial In-House Competition on Nov. 2.

  • Picture of Marisa Hamel
    Marisa Hamel

    was featured in a report for the Detroit Legal News, “Wayne Law student interned with House Oversight panel.”

  • Picture of Jacqueline Yee
    Jacqueline Yee

    was featured in a report for the Detroit Legal News, “Student serves as president of APALSA at Wayne State.”

  • Picture of Emma Trivax
    Emma Trivax

    won the Fall Moot Court In-House Competition on Oct. 26.

  • Picture of Joshua Starr
    Joshua Starr

    placed second in the Fall Moot Court In-House Competition on Oct. 26.

  • Picture of Emma Trivax
    Emma Trivax

    was featured in a report for the Oakland County Legal News, “Hitting the high notes: Singer to follow family’s path to career in the law.”

  • Picture of Lauren Pereny
    Lauren Pereny

    was featured in a report for the Detroit Legal News, “Civic minded: Wayne Law student set sights on public interest law.”

  • Picture of Marie Bonnici
    Marie Bonnici

    was featured in a report for the Detroit Legal News, “Golden opportunity: Wayne Law student served as intern in national’s capital.”

  • Picture of Asma Al-Khshali
    Asma Al-Khshali

    was featured in a report for the Detroit Legal News, “First-hand: Immigration experience sparked her faith in the ‘American justice system’.”

  • Picture of Jack Petroskey
    Jack Petroskey

    was featured in a report for the Macomb County Legal News, “WSU Law student helps revitalize ACS chapter.”

  • Picture of Chelsea Kozar
    Chelsea Kozar

    was featured in a report for the Detroit Legal News, “Profile in Brief: Chelsea Kozar.”

  • Picture of Ha Dang
    Ha Dang

    was featured in a report for the Detroit Legal News, “Rebel with a cause: Vietnamese student overcomes odds in pursuit of legal career.”

  • Picture of Connor Caplis
    Connor Caplis

    was awarded a 2018 Public Interest Law Fellowship and will spend the summer working at the Washtenaw County Office of Public Defender. 

  • Picture of Arthur Wagner
    Arthur Wagner

    was awarded a 2018 Public Interest Law Fellowship and will spend the summer working at the National Labor Relations Board.

  • Picture of Victoria Stadick
    Victoria Stadick

    was awarded a 2018 Public Interest Law Fellowship and will spend the summer working at the Wayne County Prosecutor's Office.

  • Picture of Aaron Rowland
    Aaron Rowland

    was awarded a 2018 Public Interest Law Fellowship and will spend the summer working at the Sugar Law Center for Economic and Social Justice.

  • Picture of Craigen Oster
    Craigen Oster

    was awarded a 2018 Public Interest Law Fellowship and will spend the summer working at the Family Law Project.

  • Picture of Rachel Lerman
    Rachel Lerman

    was awarded a 2018 Public Interest Law Fellowship and will spend the summer working at the Brooklyn Defender Services.

  • Picture of Cait De Mott Grady
    Cait De Mott Grady

    was awarded a 2018 Public Interest Law Fellowship and will spend the summer working at the ACLU of Michigan.

  • Picture of Dezha Dial
    Dezha Dial

    was awarded a 2018 Public Interest Law Fellowship and will spend the summer working at the Michigan State Appellate Defender Office.

  • Picture of Mallory Fiordellisi
    Mallory Fiordellisi

    was awarded the Philip F. Greco Memorial Scholarship from the Macomb County Bar Foundation. Read more here

  • Picture of Brant Losinski
    Brant Losinski

    was awarded the Judge Philip J. Glennie Law Student Scholarship from the Community Foundation for Northeast Michigan. Read more here

  • Picture of Charles Hayden
    Charles Hayden

    was featured in the Detroit Legal News for its report, “Slam dunk: Student aims for career as NBA team general counsel.” Read the full article here.

  • Picture of Jaime Nelson
    Jaime Nelson

    was named the 2018 Dawn Van Hoek Scholar by the Women Lawyers Association of Michigan Foundation. Read more here

  • Picture of Lauren Marie Pereny
    Lauren Marie Pereny

    was awarded a 2018 Peggy Browning Summer Fellowship for her commitment to workers’ rights through previous educational, work, volunteer and personal experiences. Pereny will be a fellow at the Sugar Law Center for Economic and Social. Read more here.

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    Phillip Keller

    was awarded a 2018 Peggy Browning Summer Fellowship for his commitment to workers’ rights through previous educational, work, volunteer and personal experiences. Keller will be a fellow at the United Auto Workers in Detroit. Read more here.

  • Picture of Noor Khoury
    Noor Khoury

    was elected senior notes editor of The Journal of Law in Society at Wayne Law.

  • Picture of Emad Hamadeh
    Emad Hamadeh

    was elected editor-in-chief of The Journal of Law in Society at Wayne Law.

  • Picture of Shirlene Armstrong
    Shirlene Armstrong

    was elected business director of The Journal of Law in Society at Wayne Law.

  • Picture of Kathryn Kaleth
    Kathryn Kaleth

    was elected senior notes editor of The Journal of Law in Society at Wayne Law.

  • Picture of Chelsea Kozar
    Chelsea Kozar

    was elected reviewing editor of The Journal of Law in Society at Wayne Law.

  • Picture of Victoria Stadick
    Victoria Stadick

    was elected senior notes editor of The Journal of Law in Society at Wayne Law.

  • Picture of Stephanie Bugdalski
    Stephanie Bugdalski

    was elected executive article editor of The Journal of Law in Society at Wayne Law.

  • Picture of Alan Coatney
    Alan Coatney

    was elected executive article editor of The Journal of Law in Society at Wayne Law.

  • Picture of Alexis Ringman
    Alexis Ringman

    was elected executive article editor of The Journal of Law in Society at Wayne Law.

  • Picture of Rhonda Haidar
    Rhonda Haidar

    was elected managing editor of The Journal of Law in Society at Wayne Law.

  • Picture of Jacqueline Yee
    Jacqueline Yee

    was elected executive note and comment editor of the Wayne Law Review.

  • Jeremy Bleier

    was elected technology editor of the Wayne Law Review.

  • Picture of Julia Peters
    Julia Peters

    was elected executive articles editor of the Wayne Law Review.

  • Picture of Hayley Johnson
    Hayley Johnson

    was elected production editor of the Wayne Law Review.

  • Picture of Peter Grace
    Peter Grace

    was elected managing editor of the Wayne Law Review.

  • Picture of Madeline Leamon
    Madeline Leamon

    was elected editor-in-chief of the Wayne Law Review.

  • Picture of Lauren Madison
    Lauren Madison

    was elected symposium editor of the Wayne Law Review.

  • Picture of Matthew Cassar
    Matthew Cassar

    was featured in an article for the Grand Rapids Legal Nerws, “Wayne Law student follows in the footsteps of his attorney father.” Read the full article here.

  • Picture of Peter Grace
    Peter Grace

    was elected president of the 2018-19 Wayne Law Student Board of Governors.

  • Picture of Mignon Lott
    Mignon Lott

    was elected student senate representative of the 2018-19 Wayne Law Student Board of Governors.

  • Picture of Nicholas Stock
    Nicholas Stock

    was elected American Bar Association representative of the 2018-19 Wayne Law Student Board of Governors.

  • Picture of Ramzi Masri 
    Ramzi Masri 

    was elected secretary of the 2018-19 Wayne Law Student Board of Governors.

  • Picture of Charles Hayden
    Charles Hayden

    was elected treasurer of the 2018-19 Wayne Law Student Board of Governors.

  • Picture of Kelley Donnelly
    Kelley Donnelly

    was elected vice president of the 2018-19 Wayne Law Student Board of Governors.

  • Picture of Alan Coatney
    Alan Coatney

    was elected third-year day governor of the 2018-19 Wayne Law Student Board of Governors.

  • Picture of James Taylor
    James Taylor

    was elected governor-at-large of the 2018-19 Wayne Law Student Board of Governors.

  • Picture of Caithraoine De Mott Grady
    Caithraoine De Mott Grady

    was elected governor-at-large of the 2018-19 Wayne Law Student Board of Governors.

  • Picture of Hyunjin (Gene) Cho
    Hyunjin (Gene) Cho

    was elected third-year evening governor of the 2018-19 Wayne Law Student Board of Governors.

  • Picture of  Katrina Tooker
    Katrina Tooker

    was elected second-year evening governor of the 2018-19 Wayne Law Student Board of Governors.

  • Picture of Mackenzie Moore
    Mackenzie Moore

    was elected second-year evening governor of the 2018-19 Wayne Law Student Board of Governors.

  • Picture of Benjamin Goldstein
    Benjamin Goldstein

    was elected second-year day governor of the 2018-19 Wayne Law Student Board of Governors.

  • Picture of Erin Butler
    Erin Butler

    was elected second-year day governor of the2018-19 Wayne Law Student Board of Governors.

  • Picture of Linda Mifsud
    Linda Mifsud

    was elected editor-in-chief of the Wayne State University Journal of Business Law.

  • Picture of Paul Rzepka
    Paul Rzepka

    was elected executive editor of the Wayne State University Journal of Business Law.

  • Picture of Eric Boelstler
    Eric Boelstler

    was elected publication editor of the Wayne State University Journal of Business Law.

  • Picture of Nicholas Voran
    Nicholas Voran

    was elected managing editor of the Wayne State University Journal of Business Law.

  • Picture of Aaron Shuman
    Aaron Shuman

    was chancellor of Wayne Law's team which advanced to the octo-finals of the White and Case International Rounds of the Jessup Competition to become one of the top 16 teams in the world. The team earned the fifth best combined memorial scores and the second best applicant memorial award.

  • Picture of Kathryn Kaleth
    Kathryn Kaleth

    of the Wayne Law Transnational Environmental Law Clinic worked on a brief filed with the Michigan Supreme Court, which lead to the ruling to protect beach access in the Great Lakes. Read more here.

  • Picture of Ashley Monticciolo
    Ashley Monticciolo

    of the Wayne Law Transnational Environmental Law Clinic worked on a brief filed with the Michigan Supreme Court, which lead to the ruling to protect beach access in the Great Lakes. Read more here.

  • Picture of Nicole Pitchford
    Nicole Pitchford

    was part of Wayne Law's team which advanced to the octo-finals of the White and Case International Rounds of the Jessup Competition to become one of the top 16 teams in the world. The team earned the fifth best combined memorial scores and the second best applicant memorial award. Pitchford was also the fourth best oralist overall.

  • Picture of Emad Hamadeh
    Emad Hamadeh

    was part of Wayne Law's team which advanced to the octo-finals of the White and Case International Rounds of the Jessup Competition to become one of the top 16 teams in the world. The team earned the fifth best combined memorial scores and the second best applicant memorial award.

  • Picture of Layla Zarkesh
    Layla Zarkesh

    was part of Wayne Law's team which advanced to the octo-finals of the White and Case International Rounds of the Jessup Competition to become one of the top 16 teams in the world. The team earned the fifth best combined memorial scores and the second best applicant memorial award.

  • Picture of Adam Winnie
    Adam Winnie

    was part of Wayne Law's team which advanced to the octo-finals of the White and Case International Rounds of the Jessup Competition to become one of the top 16 teams in the world. The team earned the fifth best combined memorial scores and the second best applicant memorial award.

  • Picture of Rachel Lerman
    Rachel Lerman

    was a panelist at “A Panel on Immigrant Detention and Mass Incarceration,”  hosted by the Wayne Law chapter of the National Lawyers Guild.

  • Picture of Kelsey Heath
    Kelsey Heath

    helped organize “The Fight Against Sex Trafficking,” an event at Wayne Law which brought experts to discuss careers in the prosecution of sex trafficking.

  • Picture of Alexis Havenstein,
    Alexis Havenstein,

    with teammates Nezar Habhab and Giuliano Mancini, placed second overall at the regional Transactional LawMeet Competition hosted at Georgetown University Law Center.

  • Picture of Nezar Habhab,
    Nezar Habhab,

    with teammates Alexis Havenstein and Giuliano Mancini, placed second overall at the regional Transactional LawMeet Competition hosted at Georgetown University Law Center.

  • Picture of Giuliano Mancini,
    Giuliano Mancini,

    with teammates Nezar Habhab and Alexis Havenstein, placed second overall at the regional Transactional LawMeet Competition hosted at Georgetown University Law Center.

  • Picture of Linda Mifsud,
    Linda Mifsud,

    with teammate Elijah Simkins, placed third overall at the regional Transactional LawMeet Competition hosted at Widener University Delaware School of Law.

  • Picture of Elijah Simkins,
    Elijah Simkins,

    with teammate Linda Mifsud, placed third overall at the regional Transactional LawMeet Competition hosted at Widener University Delaware School of Law.

  • Picture of Marie Reimers
    Marie Reimers

    was named a 2018 Outstanding Law Student of the Year by The Michigan and Detroit Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild. Read more here

  • Picture of Madeline Sinkovich
    Madeline Sinkovich

    was named a 2018 Outstanding Law Student of the Year by The Michigan and Detroit Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild. Read more here

  • Picture of Husnah Khan
    Husnah Khan

    was awarded the Recognizing Public Servants Scholarship. This scholarship is awarded to one student in the nation each year. Read more here.

  • Picture of Mallory Fiordellisi
    Mallory Fiordellisi

    was featured in the Detroit Legal News for its report, “Wayne Law student interned at Homeland Security panel.” Read the full article here.

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