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Ashley G. Chrysler

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Grand Rapids

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Biography

Ashley is a civil litigator who focuses her practice on commercial disputes and appeals. Ashley is determined to help her clients achieve favorable outcomes at all stages of litigation and enjoys the intellectual challenge of researching, drafting, and arguing motions and briefs at both the state and federal level. Ashley is a devoted and zealous advocate, as evidenced by her earning the title of National Champion in the American Bar Association’s National Appellate Advocacy Competition in 2015. 

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Education

  • Michigan State University College of Law J.D. 2015 summa cum laude
  • Saginaw Valley State University B.A. 2012 Political Science and Criminal Justice summa cum laude

Admitted

  • 2015, Michigan

Courts

  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Michigan

Bar Associations

  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of Michigan
  • Grand Rapids Bar Association

Honors & Awards

  • Senior Managing Editor, Michigan State Law Review
  • National Champion, ABA National Appellate Advocacy Competition
  • Recipient, Dean Charles H. King Scholarship
  • Jurisprudence Achievement Awards in Decedents Estates and Trusts; Advanced Legal Research; Family Law; Evidence; Sales and Leases; Moot Court Competition Class; Advocacy; and Research, Writing, and Analysis

Experience

  • Researched and briefed cases before the Michigan Court of Appeals, Michigan Supreme Court, United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, Sixth Circuit, and United States Supreme Court 
  • Represented companies in cases involving contract disputes, property disputes, and personal injury actions
  • Advised clients of website accessibility requirements for compliance with Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
  • Conducted extensive research and document review in connection with the Flint water matter

Publications

  • "All Work, No Pay: The Crucial Need for the Supreme Court to Review Unpaid Intership Classifications Under the Fair Labor Standards Act," 2014 Mich. St. L. Rev. 1561
  • "American Hunger: A Political Introduction," reprinted in Keys for Writers (Ann Raimes & Susan K. Miller-Cochran eds. 7th ed. 2013)
  • "Scales of Justice: How Courtroom Architecture in the United States and Japan Reflects and Rejects the Politics of Their Legal Systems," 2011 SVSU L. Rev.
  • "The Constitution: An Honorable Document or a Pro-Slavery Deal?," SVSU Sovereign J., Winter 2010

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Professional Affiliations

  • Women Lawyers Association of Michigan, Member (October 2016-Present)
  • Billings, Exum & Frye National Moot Court Competition, Coach (2016)

Speaking Engagements

  • “Impact of the Amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure on eDiscovery,” Warner Norcross Webinar, October 20, 2016
  • “Is Cyber Security an Oxymoron?,” Warner Norcross and Judd Seminar, October 22, 2015, Grand Rapids, Michigan 

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