A U.S. Army sergeant serving in Kuwait is scheduled to be sworn in as an attorney licensed to practice in Michigan.
Christopher Horvath is a recent graduate of Thomas M. Cooley Law School. He is scheduled to be sworn in as a new attorney in a video conference ceremony Wednesday.READ MORE: Protestors In Detroit Petition To Grant Immigrant Status To Haitian Migrants
Horvath was notified in October that he had passed the bar. He left for a 12-month tour of duty last week. His deployment orders precluded his participation in a traditional swearing-in ceremony with his graduating class.READ MORE: First Lady Jill Biden To Visit Royal Oak On Friday
The video conference is being arranged by the Michigan Army National Guard, Michigan Court of Appeals, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan and the law school.MORE NEWS: Michigan Budget Boosts Child Care, Keeps Caregiver Pay Hike
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