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Charles Bogren joins Plunkett Cooney’s Governmental Law Practice Group

August 18, 2021
Attorney Charles L. Bogren recently joined the Governmental Law Practice Group of Plunkett Cooney, one of the Midwest’s oldest and largest full-service law firms.

A member of the firm’s Grand Rapids office, Bogren focuses his practice in the area of governmental law and related litigation. His expertise includes the defense of municipalities and other public entities in First Amendment disputes, due process claims, Open Meetings Act and Freedom of Information Act matters, civil rights cases and employment-related litigation.

In addition to his public-sector practice, Bogren has extensive experience handling general business litigation, including bankruptcy, commercial disputes, real estate and insurance coverage with an emphasis on matters stemming from bankruptcy filings.

Admitted to practice in the state and federal courts in Michigan, Bogren is a member of multiple sections of the State Bar of Michigan, including the Government Law, Business Law and Litigation divisions. He is also licensed to practice in Illinois.

Bogren graduated from the University of Kansas Law School in 2018. While there, he served as Business Manager and Staff Editor for the Kansas Journal of Law & Public Policy and as a member of the University of Kansas School of Law Moot Court Council. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan in 2012.

Plunkett Cooney’s Governmental Law Practice Group members have represented hundreds of municipalities in litigation brought in Michigan’s state and federal courts. The firm’s attorneys have handled virtually every aspect of government liability, including claims against public officials and allegations related to police misconduct, First Amendment disputes and injuries occurring on public property. The firm also directly represents numerous municipalities and governmental agencies, providing services and advice in their roles as outside counsel.

Established in 1913, Plunkett Cooney is a leading provider of business and litigation services to clients in the private and public sectors. The firm employs approximately 140 attorneys in seven Michigan cities, Chicago, Illinois, Columbus, Ohio and Indianapolis, Indiana. Plunkett Cooney has achieved the highest rating (AV) awarded by Martindale-Hubbell, a leading, international directory of law firms.

For more information about Charles Bogren joining Plunkett Cooney’s Governmental Law Practice Group, contact the firm’s Director of Marketing and Business Development John Cornwell at (248) 901-4008;

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