Alumni Mentors Are the Michigan Difference for the Next Generation
With a network more than 22,000 strong and extending across the globe, the Michigan Law alumni community is unparalleled, and it is through their mentorship that the next generation joins their ranks.
Remembering Professor John Reed
Professor John Wesley Reed, age 99, died peacefully on Tuesday, March 6, 2018. He was born December 11, 1918, in Independence, Missouri, the only child of Novus Homo E. and Lilian (Houchens) Reed.
MJR&L Symposium: Viewing American Institutions as “Dwelling Places” Can Address Human and Civil Rights Issues
Remembering Professor Whitmore Gray, ’57
Whitmore Gray, son, husband, father, grandfather, uncle, brother, educator, lecturer, linguist, professor of law, legal scholar, musician, patron of the arts, world traveler, mentor & friend to many, died peacefully Sunday morning March 4, 2018.
Allie Greenleaf Maldonado, '00: Bringing Michigan into Compliance with ICWA
The Hon. Allie Greenleaf Maldonado, ’00, chief judge of the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians (LTBB) Tribal Court, has been on a mission since she joined the Tribal Government in 2002: to bring the State of Michigan into compliance with the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA).
Glynn Washington, '96, to Deliver May Senior Day Address
"The big difference between a trust and foreign company is, with a trust you're supposed to be able to trace who the beneficiaries of the trust are in a way that in a company you can't do. A trust generally does not give you liability or tax protection in the U.S. Once you have a separate foreign company, it's more difficult to know what you've done."
— Professor Reuven Avi-Yonah, in a Chicago Tribune article about billionaire J.B. Pritzker's secret offshore holdings.
March 21: ELPP Careers Series: Bill Sherman, '99, Counsel for Environmental Protection, Washington State Attorney General's Office
Henry M. Campbell Moot Court Competition Finals