Lis Wiehl currently serves as a legal analyst for FOX News Channel (FNC). She joined the network in October 2001.
Wiehl provides commentary and analysis on legal matters across all FNC platforms. She also has a weekly segment on The O'Reilly Factor called "Is it Legal" and a column on FOXNews.com called "Lis on Law."
In addition to her work at FNC, Wiehl serves as an adjunct professor at New York Law School. She previously served as a legal commentator on NPR's All Things Considered and was O'Reilly's co-host on the nationally syndicated show The Radio Factor.
Prior to joining FNC, Wiehl served as a legal analyst for KIRO-TV (CBS 7) in Seattle, WA and provided legal analysis for NBC News. She previously held the position of principal deputy chief minority investigative counsel for the United States House of Representatives, Committee on Judiciary and served as an executive assistant at the United States Attorney's office. Wiehl began her career as a litigation associate for Perkins Coie law firm.
The author of five best-selling books, including "The 51% Minority: How Women Still Are Not Equal and What You Can Do About It" and "Winning Every Time: How to Use the Skills of a Lawyer in the Trials of Your Life," Wiehl received her undergraduate degree from Barnard College in 1983 and received her M.A. in Literature from the University of Queensland in 1985. In addition, she earned her J.D. from Harvard Law School in 1987.
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Suit says online retailers were negligent in selling to James Holmes
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Tue Aug 19, 2014
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Judge grants convicted murderer's request
Tue Jul 29, 2014
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Tue Jul 22, 2014
'Is It Legal' investigates ObamaCare suffering a serious blow and strippers suing the San Diego Police Department
Split rulings increase likelihood of Supreme Court review
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Lis Wiehl weighs in on legality of issue
Mon Jul 07, 2014
New court records released in hot car case
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Baseball's home run king wins another opportunity to overturn his felony conviction
New defense strategy?
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Lis Wiehl weighs in on legal case
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Ruling finds no adequate method for people to challenge their placement on the list
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Plea deal highlights history of forced sterilization
Tue Jun 17, 2014
IRS accused of cover-up
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