Linda Kisabeth

Linda Kisabeth

Professor

A.B.A. Cleary College 1986
B.S. Eastern Michigan University 1994
J.D., cum laude, Cooley Law School 1998

kisabetl@cooley.edu

Linda K. Kisabeth first joined the Cooley Law School faculty as an adjunct professor in 1998, teaching Introduction to Law, Law Practice, and Scholarly Writing. In 2008, she became a visiting faculty member, teaching Intentional Torts in Cooley’s Professional Exploration Program, as well as Torts I and Contracts I. As an Associate Professor and full-time faculty member, Professor Kisabeth now teaches Torts I, Torts II and Equity & Remedies.

Professor Kisabeth also served as an adjunct professor at Lansing Community College 1999-2000, teaching Legal Interviewing and Investigation.

From 1999-2007, she was Associate General Counsel with Delta Dental Plan of Michigan, Inc. She was also an Associate Attorney with Hubbard, Fox, Thomas, White & Bengtson, P.C., in Lansing, Mich., 1998-1999.

While a student at Cooley, she was on the Dean's List and the Honor Roll, was ranked 21st in her class, won the Alumni Association’s Distinguished Student Award, and served as Editor-in-Chief of Cooley’s Journal of Practical & Clinical Law, and as vice president of the Criminal Law Society. She also earned a certificate from the University of San Diego's Institute on International and Comparative Law while studying at Oxford University in England.

Professor Kisabeth is admitted to the State Bar of Michigan; and the Federal District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Michigan. She is a member of the board of directors for Cooley’s Sixty Plus Elderlaw Clinic, and is a member of the American Bar Association, the Oakland County Bar Association, and serves as an Oakland County Bar Foundation Fellow.

Bibliography

Articles

Linda Kisabeth, The Professional Exploration Program: An Alternative Law School Admission Process, 1 J. of Scholastic Inquiry: Education 9 (2013).

Linda Kisabeth, Slayer Statutes and Elder Abuse: Good Intentions, Right Results? Does Michigan's Amended Slayer Statute Do Enough to Protect the Elderly?, 26 Quinnipiac Prob. L. 373 (2013).

Linda Kisabeth, Vine v. City of Lansing Police Dep't: Adoptees and Wrongful Death Damages: The Legal Ties That Bind, 5 Thomas M. Cooley J. Prac. & Clin. L. 201 (2002).

Book Reviews and Other Short Works

Linda K. Mullins, Student Author, Michigan Opinion Notes, 77 Mich. B.J. 1120 (Oct. 1998).

Linda K. Mullins, Student Author, Michigan Opinion Notes, 77 Mich. B.J. 986 (Sept. 1998).

Linda K. Mullins, Student Author, Michigan Opinion Notes, 77 Mich. B.J. 734 (July 1998).

Linda K. Mullins, Student Author, Michigan Opinion Notes, 77 Mich. B.J. 598 (June 1998).

Linda K. Mullins, Student Author, Michigan Opinion Notes, 77 Mich. B.J. 472 (May 1998).

Linda K. Mullins, Student Author, Michigan Opinion Notes, 77 Mich. B.J. 336 (Mar. 1998).

Linda K. Mullins, Student Author, Michigan Opinion Notes, 77 Mich. B.J. 220 (Feb. 1998).

Linda K. Mullins, Student Author, Michigan Opinion Notes, 77 Mich. B.J. 104 (Jan. 1998).

Linda K. Mullins, Student Author, Michigan Opinion Notes, 76 Mich. B.J. 1368 (Dec. 1997).

Linda K. Mullins, Student Author, Michigan Opinion Notes, 76 Mich. B.J. 1240 (Nov. 1997).

Linda K. Mullins, Student Author, Michigan Opinion Notes, 76 Mich. B.J. 1122 (Oct. 1997).

Linda K. Mullins, Student Author, Michigan Opinion Notes, 76 Mich. B.J. 1006 (Sept. 1997).

Presentations

Linda Kisabeth, Presentation, The Professional Exploration Program: An Alternative Law School Admission Process (Hawaii University International Conference on Education, Honolulu, Hawaii, July 2012; Center for Scholastic Inquiry’s International Academic Research Conference, Scottsdale, Arizona, April 2013)(Professor Kisabeth won the award for Best Presentation for Educational Track, Afternoon Session).

 

Real-World Experience

Courses: Torts


Faculty links

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