MSU College of Law

Teresa Svec

Teresa SvecAdjunct Professor
Law College Building
648 N. Shaw Lane Rm 368
East Lansing, MI 48824-1300
svectere@msu.edu

Teresa Svec teaches foreign educated lawyers in the American Legal System Program at MSU College of Law, as well as legal research and academic writing classes for visiting international professionals at Michigan State University. Svec has taught for the MSU English Language Center since 2012. Prior to teaching for the ELC, she worked as a disability advocate and policy advisor for the nonprofit organization Disability Network Michigan. Svec earned her J.D. from MSU Law in 2008, holds a B.A. in Linguistics from Michigan State University, and is a member of the State Bar of Michigan

  • Legal English I for Foreign Lawyers
    Legal English I is designed to provide practice for foreign lawyers in the fundamental skills of written legal English and common law analysis in the United States. Students in Legal English I will draft a variety of legal documents and participate in a variety of oral exercises and presentations.