Dr. Kevin Ball, JD, PhD
Co-Director/Program Coordinator: Paralegal Studies
School of Technology and Professional Services Management
202F Roosevelt Hall
EducationJ.D. from Wayne State University, Detroit, MI Ph.D., Political Science from Wayne State University, Detroit, MI
Professional SummaryDr. Kevin Ball is the new lecturer and co-coordinator for the Paralegal Studies program. He comes to EMU from Baker College of Clinton Township, where he was director of that school’s business and paralegal programs and later its Division of Social Sciences. Dr. Ball has also taught at the University of Detroit Mercy Law School and at Wayne State University. Prior to his career in academia, Dr. Ball practiced law for over twenty years, specializing in business insolvency and bankruptcy law.
Interests and Expertise
Selected PublicationsBall, Kevin (2016). Adversity & Justice: A History of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Michigan . Detroit, MI: Wayne State Univ Press.
Professional Memberships and AffiliationsState Bar of Michigan
Trustee of the Historical Society for the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan