Elected Member

Professor Lisa Marshall Manheim

Seattle, WA
University of Washington School of Law
Yale College
Yale Law School

Lisa Marshall Manheim is the Charles I. Stone Professor of Law at University of Washington School of Law. She writes in the areas of constitutional law, election law, and presidential powers. Her scholarship has been published in the University of Chicago Law Review, the Supreme Court Review, the Vanderbilt Law Review, and other leading academic journals. These works explore questions of federalism and institutionalism in the context of the three branches of the federal government. Professor Manheim's courses include Administrative Law, Constitutional Law, Election Law, Federal Courts, Legislation, and Property. She is a five-time recipient of the Philip A. Trautman Professor of the Year Award given by the student body.

Professor Manheim earned her B.A., summa cum laude, from Yale College and her J.D. from Yale Law School, where she served as Managing Editor of the Yale Law Journal. After graduating from 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 at the University of Washington, Professor Manheim worked as an associate at Perkins Coie LLP, where she specialized in appellate practice, commercial litigation, and political law.

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Areas of Expertise
Civil Practice & Procedure (Litigation)
Constitutional Law
Federal Courts