Top 5 Lawyers under 35, Ingham County Bar Association 2010.
Michigan Defense Trial Counsel Golden Gavel Award 2012.
Michigan State University College of Law, J.D., 2002, magna cum laude
Michigan State University, B.A., 1999, with High Honors
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan
U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
Joining the firm in 2002, Pamela Dausman is a member of Foster Swift’s General Litigation Practice Group. Recently, Pamela has focused on defending liability claims and employment discrimination claims against governmental entities. She also defends employers and governmental entities in civil rights and Section 1983 claims, as well as wrongful termination claims. Her experience and practice focus also includes:
Pamela also represents municipalities in property tax appeals before the Michigan Tax Tribunal. She has defended clients and achieved favorable results in state and federal courts as well as before the Michigan Department of Civil Rights and the United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. These are just a few reasons that Pamela is such a sought after employment lawyer in Lansing.
“Even as a Summer Associate back in 2001, I was impressed with the quality and temperament of the attorneys here,” Pamela said. “Years later, as a litigator, I’ve come to even more fully appreciate Foster Swift’s reputation for legal skills matched by civility."
In a current matter, Pamela is counseling a municipality in defense of a claim that a sewer special assessment district was improper.