New Associates Join Varnum
Grand Rapids, MI November 13, 2008 - Varnum is pleased to announce that Linsey A. Aten, Sara M. Covell, James D. Gallagher, Jennifer M. Kurtycz and Timothy P. Monsma have joined the firm as associates.
Linsey Aten is a member of Varnum's estate planning practice group and is based in Varnum's Grand Rapids office. She is a summa cum laude graduate of the Michigan State University College of Law. She also holds a B.A. in General Management from the Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University.
Sara Covell is a member of Varnum's corporate law practice group. She recently graduated cum laude from the University of Notre Dame Law School. Prior to law school, Covell attended the University of Michigan, graduating with a B.A. in Political Science and Communication Studies. Covell will practice in Varnum's Grand Rapids office.
Jim Gallagher joins Varnum after attending the Michigan State University College of Law, graduating summa cum laude. He is also a graduate of Michigan State University, with a B.A. in Telecommunications/Information Technology. Jim is a member of Varnum's corporate practice group and is based in the Grand Rapids office.
Jennifer Kurtycz focuses her practice on the banking industry, and will practice in Varnum's Detroit-area office in Novi, Michigan. She is a cum laude graduate of Wayne State University and holds a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Michigan.
Tim Monsma joins Varnum's trial and litigation group, focusing his practice on commercial litigation. He is a recent magna cum laude graduate of Wayne State University Law School. Prior to law school, Monsma attended Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan, earning a B.A. in psychology. Monsma will practice in Varnum's Grand Rapids office.
Established in 1888, Varnum is a leading Michigan law firm providing a broad range of legal services to meet the complex needs of its clients. With more than 160 attorneys in five offices, Varnum serves as counsel to growing businesses and institutions throughout Michigan and the Midwest. Varnum's web site address is www.varnumlaw.com.