Assistant Dean of Career and Professional Development
B.A., Kalamazoo College 1984
J.D., St. Louis University 1987
(517) 371-5140 x7776
Lisa L. Fadler is the Assistant Dean of Career and Professional Development at Western Michigan University Thomas M. Cooley Law School. She supervises the school’s career services offices under the direction of the Associate Dean and works with prospective employers to develop job opportunities for students and alumni.
Before joining the staff at WMU-Cooley, Ms. Fadler practiced law with Collins, Einhorn, Farrell and Ulanoff, P.C. where she represented doctors and lawyers in malpractice cases. Before that, she was a litigation attorney with Kitch, Saurbier, Drutchas & Wagner where she practiced in the areas of medical malpractice defense and general tort defense.
Ms. Fadler also serves the Law School as a Visiting Professor, teaching in the area of Personal and Professional Responsibility. She is a member of the State Bar of Michigan, the Bar of the United States Supreme Court, and the Oakland County Bar Association, and is a Fellow of the Oakland County Bar Foundation. She received her Bachelor of Arts from Kalamazoo College in 1984 and earned her Juris Doctor from St. Louis University Law School in 1987.