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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Mon Jan 19, 2015
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Tue Jan 13, 2015
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