LOS ANGELES, June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Myles L. Berman, whose gift established the Chicago-Kent College of Law Top Gun DUI Defense Attorney® Myles L. Berman Endowed Scholarship, announced today the recipient for 2009-2010 academic year. This Scholarship was established in 1999 by Myles L. Berman and is managed by Chicago-Kent College of Law. The Endowment provides financial assistance to students from Southern California based on academic merit and financial need.
The 2009-2010 Scholarship recipient is Connor T. Bergman. Mr. Bergman is originally from Encino, California. He graduated from the School of Literature, Science and the Arts with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the University of Michigan, in Ann Arbor. During college, Connor had the opportunity to study a semester abroad at the London Metropolitan University in England. Connor will begin his second year of law school in the fall and is expected to graduate in 2012.
Myles Berman commented, "It has always been an honor to team up with Chicago-Kent College of Law to provide much needed financial support to deserving students, especially during these difficult economic times. I look forward to Mr. Bergman's many achievements as a future attorney."
MYLES L. BERMAN graduated from Chicago-Kent College of Law in 1979 and the University of Illinois in 1976. He was admitted to the State Bar of Illinois in 1980 and the State Bar of California in 1987. He is also admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the Federal District Court-Northern District of Illinois, the Federal District Court-Central District of California, the Federal District Court-Northern District of California and the Federal District Court-Southern District of California. Myles Berman is a successful, aggressive DUI / Drunk Driving defense lawyer with a national reputation for successfully representing many of his clients charged with DUI / Drunk Driving in Southern California. He is the founder of the National Drunk Driving Defense Task Force, LLC.®. Myles Berman lectures extensively in the area of defending people accused of DUI / Drunk Driving before various Bar associations, law schools, police agencies and criminal defense lawyers' associations. Myles L. Berman is listed in Who's Who in California, Who's Who in American Law and Who's Who in the World. Myles L. Berman has been a criminal defense attorney since 1982.
Chicago-Kent College of Law is the law school of Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT), a private, Ph.D.-granting institution with programs in engineering, psychology, architecture, business, design and law. With more than 1,100 students, Chicago-Kent College of Law offers full-time and part-time J.D. and LL.M. degree programs as well as joint-degree programs with other IIT units, including Stuart School of Business.
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