Alissa Bauer

  • Professor


BA, University of Michigan
JD, University of Michigan Law School

Professor Bauer began teaching at Pace Law School in the fall of 2011.  She teaches Fundamental Legal Skills I, Fundamental Legal Skills II, Advanced Appellate Advocacy, Drafting Legal Documents, and Introduction to U.S. Legal Research, Writing, and Analysis.

After graduating from the University of Michigan Law School in 2003, Professor Bauer was a litigation associate at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton and Garrison LLP.  During that time, she defended two extensive securities fraud actions and an ERISA dispute, and she prosecuted a pro bono action on behalf of adults with mental illness.  Professor Bauer also clerked for the Honorable Cheryl L. Pollak and the Honorable Steven M. Gold in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York.  

While at the University of Michigan Law School, she served as Contributing Editor for the University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform and taught 90 upper-level students as a graduate student instructor.