Margaret Baumgartner

Emeritus Legal Research & Writing Faculty


M.A., University of Wisconsin
J.D., University of Wisconsin

Teaching Areas:
Skills Training

Recently Taught Courses
602 Legal Sources
723 Legal Research & Writing II


In 2004, Prof. Baumgartner began teaching advocacy and writing courses at the UW Law School. In addition to teaching, she also agreed to serve as curriculum adviser for 1L research and writing and did so for several years. In 2012 she returned to teaching full-time in the Legal Research and Writing Program. From 2006 to 2016, seven of her persuasive writing students won the annual Best Brief Competition.

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