‘A Seat at the Table: Her Voice Matters’ Presented at WMU-Cooley Lansing Campus
Four women professionals shared their experience regarding ethical dilemmas each has encountered in the work place during a panel discussion on Thursday, March 9 at WMU-Cooley Law School’s Lansing campus.
"A Seat at the Table: Her Voice Matters" was presented by Phi Delta Phi International Legal Honor Society, and included the following panelists: Mable Martin-Scott, a former chief administrative law judge for the state of Indiana's Unemployment Insurance Review Board and current WMU-Cooley assistant dean and professor; Patricia Spitzley, attorney and Lansing City Council president; Judge Rosemarie Aquilina of the 30th Circuit Court; and attorney Cynthia Gaither.
About Western Michigan University Cooley Law School: WMU-Cooley Law School resulted from the 2014 affiliation that combined WMU's status as a nationally-ranked, public, comprehensive research university with the commitment to practical legal education of an independent, non-profit, national law school. WMU-Cooley is accredited by both the American Bar Association and the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The law school has provided nearly 20,000 graduates with the practical skills necessary for a seamless transition from academia to the real world, and enrolls classes in January, May, and September at its Lansing, Auburn Hills, and Grand Rapids, Michigan campuses, and its Tampa Bay, Florida campus. WMU and WMU-Cooley Law School operate as independent institutions with their own governance structure and separate fiduciary responsibilities.