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Claybrook Discusses GM Cobalt Issues at Pitt Sponsored Lecture

[caption id="attachment_789" align="alignleft" width="300"]Dean Robb and Joan Claybrook Dean Robb and Joan Claybrook[/caption] At the Pitt McGehee Palmer & Rivers sponsored Dean Robb Lecture of the Public Justice Foundation at the Wayne State Law School, GM's Cobalt problems drove the news as auto safety pioneer Joan Claybrook gave the keynote address, April 2. Claybrook told students and members of the public about the evolution of auto-safety advocacy and the importance of public interest law. Michael Pitt, Public Justice Executive Committee Member, is managing partner of the firm and a Wayne State alumnus and put the series together to honor Robb, 1982-1983 Public Justice President and a 1949 Wayne Law alumnus, noted civil rights attorney and social activist. You can read Ms. Claybrook's address here. You can also read coverage of the address from the Legal News here.

Michael Pitt Receives Champion of Justice Award

[caption id="attachment_954" align="alignleft" width="300"] (L) Thomas Rombach, 2014-15 SBM President, (C) Michael PItt and (R) Brian Einhorn, 2013-14 SBM President.[/caption] Pitt McGehee Palmer & Rivers Managing Partner Michael Pitt received...

Michael Pitt Featured in ICLE Monthly Mentor

In the latest "Monthly Mentor," the newsletter of ICLE, Pitt McGehee Palmer & Rivers Partner Michael Pitt was featured in a column entitled "What I Wish I Knew Then: Review Client Records Before Taking the Case." Pitt share that experienced...

Global Media Seeks Out Pitt During DeBoer-Rowse Trial

Michael Pitt, Partner with Pitt McGehee Palmer & Rivers, was a much sought after and much quoted participant in the recently concluded Detroit trial determining the fate of Michigan gays who want to marry. Pitt, who represents Oakland County...