Mable Martin-Scott


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Assistant Dean of Lansing Campus and Professor

B.S. University of Illinois 1980
J.D. University of Iowa Law School 1983

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Professor Mable Martin-Scott has expertise in contracts and banking.  

Before joining the WMU-Cooley faculty, Professor Martin-Scott was Chief Administrative Law Judge for the State of Indiana's Unemployment Insurance Review Board. She served as State Purchasing Director as well as General Counsel for the Indiana Department of Administration.

Professor Martin-Scott has been an adjunct Business Law professor for the Indiana Vocational Technical College, as well as an Administrative Appeals Judge, and Assistant City Attorney for the city of Evansville, Indiana. She also was in private practice handling criminal and civil matters with a primary emphasis in employment law and domestic relations.

Professor Scott belongs to the state bars of Michigan and Indiana, and is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana. She is a member of the National Association of Unemployment Insurance Appellate Boards and the National Association of State Purchasing Officials (Executive Committee 1991-1993).

Professor Martin-Scott teaches Contracts I and II, Sales, and commercial papers.


Articles (Law Reviews and Law Journals)

  • Mable Martin-Scott, Commercial Transactions and Contract Law, 57 Wayne L. Rev. 835 (2011).
  • Mable Martin-Scott, Balancing the Americans with Disabilities Act with the National Historic Preservation Act, 2 Art & Museum L.J. 57 (2007).


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