WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY COOLEY LAW SCHOOL – Juris Doctorate
Prepared completely for the rigor of the courtroom, Kevin concentrated his studies on Litigation. While attending WMU-Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Kevin showed legal acumen and a dedication to his community. He volunteered for the Veterans Legal Assistance Program to help our community’s most vulnerable military veterans access free legal services. While in law school—Kevin worked for a high-volume law firm—the Kent County Public Defender Office. He logged more than 700 hours defending clients, gaining trial experience, and demonstrating his courage to make the difference, while helping clients navigate the complex judicial system.” He prepares for the challenges.
Kevin excelled in law school. He earned a place on the WMU-Cooley National Mock Trial team both in fall of 2015 and winter of 2016. In February 2016, he was a litigation team competitor in Dayton, Ohio for a civil trial sponsored by the Texas Young Lawyers Association (TYLA). He graduated Cum Laude and founded Sutherland Law, PLC to deliver professional and practical legal services to his neighbors in West Michigan.
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