Marsha Fischer joined the General Counsel’s office in May, 2014. She primarily represents the university in litigation and employment law matters. She is also the systemwide point of contact on Title IX related issues.
Before joining the General Counsel’s office, Fischer was in private practice for almost 16 years with Walther, Antel, Stamper & Fischer, P.C. in Columbia, Missouri. Her focus was employment law and litigation. Prior to joining the firm, Fischer served as a judicial law clerk for the Hon. Scott O. Wright, U.S. District Judge. While clerking for Judge Wright, she developed an interest in employment law matters.
Fischer is a cum laude graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia School of law where she was honored as an initiate to the Order of the Coif, and Note and Comment Editor of the Missouri Law Review. She is a summa cum laude graduate of Southwest Missouri State University.