News & Community
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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.
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.
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.
Barry Conybeare featured in Herald-Palladium article
Fighting for the underdog
By John Matuszak - HP Staff Writer
You’d think that a young attorney who had landed a position with one of the largest law firms in the world, representing powerful corporate clients in Chicago, really had it made.
Barry Conybeare Presents Lifetime Achievement Award to The Honorable John E. Dewane and Concludes Term as Berrien County Bar Association President
This week marks the end of Barry Conybeare’s term as Berrien County Bar Association President. Last month he was proud to present the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award with The Honorable Al Butzbaugh to The Honorable John E. Dewane. Judge Dewane’s family accepted the award on his behalf at the BCBA’s Annual Dinner Meeting.