Lisa Marshall Manheim
Professor Lisa Manheim, a native of Seattle, joined the law school faculty in 2011 as a Visiting Assistant Professor. She teaches and writes in the areas of election law, constitutional law, federal courts, and civil procedure.
Professor Manheim earned her B.A. in English from Yale University, where she graduated summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa. She received her J.D. from Yale Law School, where she served as Managing Editor of the Yale Law Journal and editor of the Yale Journal on Regulation. After law school, Professor Manheim clerked for Judge Pierre N. Leval of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and Justice Anthony M. Kennedy of the United States Supreme Court. Prior to joining the faculty, Professor Manheim worked as an associate at Perkins Coie LLP, where she specialized in appellate practice, commercial litigation, and political law.
Professor Manheim's courses include Federal Courts and Constitutional Law.