E. Christopher Johnson Jr., Monica Navarro, Toree Randall

  • E. Christopher Johnson Jr., director of Cooley Law School’s LL.M. program in Corporate Law, was promoted to associate professor at the Auburn Hill’s campus. He previously served as a visiting professor. Johnson joined Cooley in 2009. He previously served as Vice President and General Counsel to General Motors North America. He is a recognized leader in efforts to increase diversity in the legal profession and provide pro bono legal services, serves as co-chair of the Access to Justice Subcommittee of the State Bar of Michigan’s Judicial Crossroads Taskforce, and as co-chair of the Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association Foundation.
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  • Monica Navarro was named an associate professor in May at Cooley Law School at the Auburn Hills campus. Navarro served as a Visiting Professor December 2008-May 2010, joining the full-time faculty in May. She teaches Civil Procedure I and II, and Health Law, serves as a general externship supervisor, and a faculty advisor to the Hispanic Latino Law Society and to the Debate Society at the Auburn Hills campus. She is also a member of the CLEO faculty.
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  • Toree Randall was named an assistant professor in the Research and Writing Department at the Cooley Law School Auburn Hills campus. Randall’s appointment took effect Sept. 1. She has served as a Visiting Professor at Cooley since 2009, teaching the first-year legal writing course. She previously served as an Assistant Professor of Research, Writing, and Advocacy at Ave Maria School of Law 2007-2009, and as an Adjunct Professor at Cooley teaching Advanced Writing.