Friday, June 4, 2010
Pam Lysaght has been appointed as the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law. Pam is one of the long-time stars in legal writing will be an outstanding dean. She is the director of UDM’s Applied Legal Theory and Analysis (ALTA) Program, which she created with Professors Byron Cooper and Leon Lysaght.
Pam is a past president of the Association of Legal Writing Directors. Her publications include Michigan Legal Research, which is one of the state-specific legal research guides published by Carolina Academic Press. She's also the author of Successful Legal Analysis and Writing: The Fundamentals – Thomson-West (with Bradley G. Clary), CiteStation, an interactive and contextual approach to learning citation (available through Westlaw) (with Bradley G. Clary, Danielle Istl, and Sharon Reich), and one of the contributing authors to the second edition of the The ABA Sourcebook on Legal Writing Programs.
Hat tip to Brad Clary