Associate Professor of Law
Hillary Wandler is the School of Law’s Legal Writing Fellow. She teaches Legal Analysis and Legal Writing, and will teach the School of Law’s inaugural course offering on veterans’ benefits law during the Summer of 2009. She joined the School of Law after clerking for both The Honorable James R. Browning of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and Chief Judge Donald Molloy of the United States District Court for the District of Montana, and practicing civil litigation with the Missoula law firm Garlington, Lohn & Robinson.
Wandler is admitted to practice before the state and federal courts in Montana and the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims, and she is accredited to practice before the Department of Veterans Affairs.
She received her B.A. cum laude from Concordia College and her J.D. with high honors from The University of Montana School of Law.
A New Way for Lawyers to Assist Veterans, 34 Mont. Law. 8 (June 2009).
Beyond Group Therapy: Crafting Peer Evaluation to Reduce Anxiety in the Legal Writing Classroom (2009) (working paper available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1957786 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1957786).
Will Montana Breathe Life into its Positive Constitutional Right to Equal Educational Opportunity, 65 Mont. L. Rev. 343 (2004).