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Lisa  Knych

Lisa Knych

Professor of Law and Public Policy Practice

Room: 507
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JD, Syracuse University
BA, Rochester Institute of Technology

Lisa Quinn Knych has taught Law & Public Policy at Syracuse University's Whitman School of Management since January of 1991. She has practiced law since 1986, and her work experience includes working as an associate attorney for two Upstate New York law firms, as in-house counsel to a savings bank, and as an assistant bar examiner for New York State’s Board of Law Examiners.

Research Topics

  • Contract law
  • Commercial transactions

Professor Knych teaches the legal environment of business course, commercial transactions, and the iMBA law course. She has also worked as a grader for the New York State Bar Exam, and she was formerly a senior assistant bar examiner.

Awards and Honors

  • Oberwager Award For Outstanding Contribution to Student Life - Whitman School of Management (2020)
  • Martin J. Whitman Teaching Fellow 2010 & 2011 (2010)
  • Meredith Teaching Recognition Award (2007)
  • 2002-2003 Beta Gama Sigma Faculty Member of the Year (2002)

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