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Michelle Forsell
Adjunct Professor


B.A., West Chester University of Pennsylvania
J.D., Villanova University School of Law
M.A., Temple University

Michelle earned her BA in Political Science from West Chester University, her JD from Villanova University School of Law, and her MA from Temple University. She is a licensed attorney in Pennsylvania practicing primarily in estate planning/administration and municipal law. Michelle previously gained experience with the Superior Court of Pennsylvania, Lehigh County Court of Common Pleas, and a large Philadelphia firm. She is admitted to practice in numerous federal courts, and continues to hold leadership positions in the Villanova Inn of Court and the Bar Association of Lehigh County, serving as its president in 2017.

At Cedar Crest, Michelle teaches courses on women’s rights and American law.