Items Tagged with 'Cooley Law School'


Law school slashes its tuition 21%

Cooley Law School working to become more competitive amid decreased demand.

September 6, 2019
To adapt to a decreasing demand for law school, the Western Michigan University Cooley Law School is reducing tuition by 21% and lessening its overall footprint. Read More

Cooley Law School founder dies

October 2, 2018
| By AP
LANSING — Thomas E. Brennan Sr., a former Michigan Supreme Court justice and founder of Cooley Law School, has died. He was 89. Read More

Change Ups: Martlew tapped as interim WMU-Cooley Law School president

August 17, 2018
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School tapped former Michigan 29th Circuit Court judge and retired WMU Cooley Associate Dean Jeffrey Martlew as interim president beginning in September. Read More

Bar association celebrates Law Day award winners

May 2, 2018
The local legal community has honored a number of attorneys and judges and a nonprofit for their roles in the industry. Read More

Law school hosting panel on human trafficking

July 18, 2017
| By AP
Several community leaders are expected to participate in a panel discussion on human trafficking on Wednesday. Read More

Attorneys win Distinguished Brief Award

July 12, 2017
A law school publication in the region will recognize three West Michigan attorneys for their work in filing scholarly briefs before the Michigan Supreme Court. Read More

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