About Me

I am a solo attorney in licensed to practice law in State of Michigan and the Federal District Court for the Western District of Michigan.  I am a member of the State Bar of Michigan,
and I also hold a Certificate of Completion in Probate and Estate Planning issued by the Institute of Continuing Legal Education and the Probate and Estate Planing Section of the State Bar of Michigan.

EDUCATION

  • J.D., Thomas M. Cooley Law School
  • Ph.D., Nova Southeastern University (Information Science)
  • M.M., Northwestern University
  • M.L.I.S., Dominican University
  • B.A. with Honors, Oberlin College (Music History and Theory)

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Thomas M. Cooley Honors Scholarship (full tuition award based on LSAT score)
  • Managing Associate Editor, Thomas M. Cooley Law Review
  • John D. Voelker Award for significant contributions to Law Review as a Senior Associate Editor
  • Outstanding Adult Learner Award, Grand Rapids Area Higher Education Network (2009)
  • Certificates of Merit in Contracts I; Advanced Writing; Wills, Estates, & Trusts; Animal Law; Pretrial Skills; and MBE Prep
  • Sol Seigel Award for excellence in Contracts I