Cheryl A Kettler

Cheryl A. Kettler
Visiting Associate Professor of Legal Research and Writing
2000 H Street, NW
Washington, District Of Columbia 20052
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Cheryl A. Kettler is joining the Legal Writing Program as a Visiting Associate Professor of Legal Research and Writing. She was First in Class and Editor-in-Chief of the Catholic University Law Review. Since graduating from The Columbus School of Law, Professor Kettler has practiced law as an associate in the tax and employee benefits group at Arnold & Porter in Washington, D.C., and at the firms of Wildman, Harrold, Allen & Dixon and Schuyler, Roche & Zwirner in Chicago, IL. She was a shareholder at the Schuyler firm; vice president and general counsel for Vision Conceptual Development, a hospitality industry business in Chicago; and a solo practitioner. Professor Kettler last visited the George Washington Law School for the 2015-2016 academic year. Last year, Professor Kettler was a Visiting Professor of Legal Research & Writing at the Georgetown University Law Center. Professor Kettler has taught legal writing courses as an adjunct at DePaul University College of Law and has taught paralegals at DePaul University and Roosevelt University. She also has served as a National Partner Specialist handling Lateral Acquisition of Partners & Practice Groups at the law firm management consulting firm of AbstoneLalley, Inc. in its Chicago office. Professor Kettler is the Editor of Business Mailers Review, a newsletter serving the postal industry. She will teach 1L Legal Research and Writing and Introduction to Advocacy Courses, teach the Writing Fellows Seminar, and direct the GW Law Writing Center. 


BA, George Washington University; JD, The Catholic University of America