Religious Land Use and Zoning Leaders

National RLUIPA Experience to Help You Grow

Adel Nucho

As a law clerk for Dalton & Tomich, PLC, Adel Nucho assists litigation attorneys with cases involving zoning and land use matters, including religious land use matters under the Religious Land Use & Institutionalized Persons Act (RLUIPA).

Prior to his work with Dalton & Tomich, PLC, Nucho served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Robert H. Cleland in the United States District Court, Eastern District of Michigan. He also served as a Student Attorney at the Federal Pro Se Clinic in the United States District Court, Eastern District of Michigan.

His love for federal practice is reflected in his previous experience as a Teaching Assistant for Federal Civil Procedure, and the book awards he received in Federal Civil Procedure, Evidence, and Federal Pro Se Legal Assistance Clinic. He also booked Contracts.

In addition to his interest in litigation and trial practice, his passion for appellate work led him to join the Moot Court Board of Advocates, where he served as an Executive Director and worked primarily on drafting the problem for the 2019 Patrick A. Keenan Appellate Competition.

As a contestant in the 2018-2019 Patrick A. Keenan Appellate Competition, Nucho was the recipient of the 3rd place best oralist award. His team also made it to the octofinals round in a national moot court competition in New York.

Nucho graduated from Oakland University with a B.S. in general management, minoring in operations management, and was recognized as the recipient of the 2014-2015 Outstanding Supplemental Instructor Leader award.

Nucho looks forward to passing the bar and starting his legal career serving others by providing excellent legal services, which every client deserves!