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Angela Kaku

Grand Rapids

Jane Johnson



Angela is an associate based in the firm’s Grand Rapids office and is a member of the litigation practice team.  She is experienced in all facets of civil litigation, from pretrial discovery and motion practice through trial preparation, mediation, and settlement.  She has handled a wide variety of litigation matters such as breach of contract claims, land and easement disputes, insurance coverage issues, and legal malpractice defense.

Angela graduated from Grand Valley State University with a B.S. in Political Science and earned her J.D. from Western Michigan University Cooley Law School.  During her time at WMU she served as her Class Representative for the Student Bar Association and Chairperson for the Sports and Entertainment Law Society.  Angie is also actively involved in the community, serving as Community Relations Commissioner for the City of Grand Rapids and Community Outreach Chairperson for the Grand Rapids Bar Association. 

In her spare time, Angie teaches monthly computer training courses at the Women’s Resource Center.

Previous Experience

Smith Haughey Rice & Roegge - Law Clerk

Kreis, Enderle, Hudgins, & Borsos, P.C. - Paralegal


  • State Bar of Michigan
  • GR Young Lawyers Executive Board; Community Outreach chairperson
  • American Bar Association
  • Grand Rapids Bar Association
  • Muskegon Lakeshore Chamber of Commerce; Certified Muskegon STAR!
  • Student Bar Association; Past class representative
  • Sports and Entertainment Law Society; Past chairmen
  • City of Grand Rapids, Community Relations Commissioner
  • Women's Resource Center; computer trainer


  • Grand Valley State University (B.S., 2005)  
  • Western Michigan University Cooley Law School (J.D., 2015)  


  • State Bar of Michigan
  • United State District Court - Western District of Michigan

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