Items Tagged with 'Cooley Law School'


Bar association names award winners

May 3, 2017
The local bar association and a law school in the region have presented four awards to members of the legal profession. Read More

Law school earns grants for elder law clinic

March 3, 2017
A local law school has been awarded funds by three organizations to prevent the financial exploitation of senior citizens. Read More

Open forums on policing have economic benefits

August 26, 2016
We don’t want to do Detroit again, one participant said, when 50 years later, the city still hasn’t fully recovered. Read More

Bar association presents Law Day awards

May 3, 2016
The Grand Rapids Bar Association, in partnership with Western Michigan University Cooley Law School, held its annual Law Day luncheon recently and recognized a handful of individuals for their contributions to the legal profession. Read More

College and law school expand affiliation

January 22, 2016
Officials from a college and an independent law school have signed a series of agreements that build on their affiliation to continue the expansion of legal education in the region. Read More

Job prospects looking better for new law students

Decreasing enrollment over last five years has created more openings.

August 28, 2015
Students entering law school this fall might have the best job prospects seen in the profession in a number of years. Read More

Cooley Law School names board members

March 30, 2015
A judge and a businessman have been elected to the board of directors at the Western Michigan University Thomas M. Cooley Law School. Read More

Cooley Law School plans job cuts

July 3, 2014
| By AP
Thomas M. Cooley Law School is planning faculty and staff cuts as part of a strategy to "right size" the institution as enrollment and revenue decline. Read More

Two local attorneys find work/life balance by opening firm

The Cooley grads hatched the idea while still in school.

March 1, 2013
Attorneys Michelle Lupanoff and Beth Simonton-Kramer began hatching plans for their law firm while attending Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Grand Rapids. Read More

Community Legal Services fills pro bono gap with Cooley Law School

CLS hosts open house fundraiser at Cooley Law School on Jan. 31.

January 30, 2013
Where does someone with little money turn for legal services? Read More