Lis Wiehl

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Lis Wiehl (born August 19, 1961, Yakima, Washington)[1][2] is an American author and legal analyst for Fox News.

She is an adjunct professor of law at New York Law School, and formerly was an associate professor at University of Washington Law School. She formerly offered legal commentary for National Public Radio program and on Bill O'Reilly's radio program, The Radio Factor. She appears weekly on The O’Reilly Factor, Your World with Neil Cavuto, The Kelly File with Megyn Kelly, Lou Dobbs Tonight, the Imus morning shows, and hosts the Legal Lis radio show.

Education and career[edit]

Wiehl graduated from West Valley High School in Yakima, Wa, received a bachelor's degree from Barnard College in 1983, a Master of Arts in Literature from the University of Queensland in 1985, and a Juris Doctor from Harvard Law School in 1987.[3]

She began her career as a lawyer for the law firm of Perkins Coie, then served as a federal prosecutor from 1990–1995. Wiehl worked for the House of Representatives team (as "principal deputy chief minority investigative counsel" for the House Judiciary Committee) in the late 1990s, including during the Clinton impeachment proceedings.[4]

Before joining Fox, Wiehl was a legal analyst for CBS affiliate KIRO-TV in Seattle, and (from November 2000 to February 2001) NBC News.[3]


Stand-alone Fiction

Triple Threat Series

The East Salem Trilogy

Mia Quinn Mysteries



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