News & Community
We care about Southwest Michigan. It's where we live and work.
Making our communities safer, healthier and happier places is important to everyone in our firm. This is our home, too. We volunteer professionally and personally to support the many good things taking place in our area. In this section, we will keep you updated on our staff, new practice areas and services, our community involvements and the issues that impact your safety and health. Please check here for the latest news.
Kalamazoo Office Gives Back to Community
The Kalamazoo office has been busy connecting with our new community this spring. Legal Assistant Kaz Ruhland is a Portage Park Board Member, and she has helped us identify opportunities to give back. We recently adopted Harbors West Park, which came with the responsibility of a spring clean-up. While this is a beautifully maintained park, Kaz and Sasha scoured the park on May 10th to make sure it was ready for the warm weather ahead.
Sasha Boersma Busy on the Mock Trial Bench
Conybeare Law Office Attorney Sasha Boersma has been busy volunteering as a judge at various mock trial competitions throughout the state. Last fall she judged law students at the National Trial Advocacy Competition co-sponsored by the Michigan and American Bar Associations’ Young Lawyer’s Division in Pontiac, Michigan.
Conybeare Law Office Selected for 2018 "Best Law Firms" List
Attorneys Barry Conybeare and Mike Marrs Selected for 2018 "Best Lawyers" List
St. Joseph & Kalamazoo, Michigan - The U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers has named Conybeare Law Office, P.C. located in St. Joseph and Kalamazoo, Michigan, a Tier 1 Law Firm for 2018. In addition to the firm's recognition, the group named attorneys Barry Conybeare and Michael Marrs as Best Lawyers.
Attorneys Organize and Win at Golf Outing
As the cold weather sets back in, we’re looking back to warmer days – specifically September 15, 2017, and the Berrien County Bar Association Annual Charity Golf Outing. Barry Conybeare serves on the BCBA executive board as Past President, and the event was organized by Associate Attorney Sasha Boersma.
Legal Assistant Kazmira Ruhland Added To Kalamazoo Office
Conybeare Law Office is proud to announce the addition of Legal Assistant Kazmira “Kaz” Ruhland to our staff. Kaz is a 2016 graduate of Western Michigan University’s Haworth College of Business where she majored in Business Administration and Management.
Receptionist Peggy Radom Wins “Deck Your Desk” Contest
Conybeare Law Office staff came together to nominate receptionist Peggy Radom for the Deck Your Desk contest hosted by 98.3 The Coast and sponsored by Bread+Bar and Bit of Swiss.