MLaw grad elected to SBM Representative Assembly


Aghogho O. Edevbie, a graduate of the University of Michigan Law School (2012) and the University of Michigan (2008), has been elected to the State Bar of Michigan's Representative Assembly in the 3rd Circuit Wayne County.

The assembly is the final policy-making body of the State Bar and structured to reflect the lawyer population from the state's judicial districts.

An associate attorney at Butzel Long, Edevbie concentrates his practice in the areas of business and commercial litigation.

While in law school, Edevbie interned with the Michigan Supreme Court and with U.S. District Court Judge Arthur Tarnow, Eastern District of Michigan.

After law school, he traveled to Tanzania where he taught civics at St. Peter Claver High School in Dodoma and climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro.

Edevbie currently serves on the steering committee of the Jesuit Alumni and Friends of Detroit and is an active member of the Detroit Metropolitan Bar and Wolverine Bar associations.

Published: Mon, Jul 20, 2015