Margaret A. Cernak graduated from the University of Michigan with a
BA in English literature, with high honors and distinction, in 1986.
She earned her JD, cum laude, from Michigan Law in
1989. Since graduating from the Law School, she has practiced in the
areas of commercial, tort, and insurance coverage litigation with
firms in southeastern Michigan. In addition to working in private
practice, Prof. Cernak served as a clinical assistant professor
in Michigan Law's Legal Practice Program for two years. She
periodically returns to the Law School as an adjunct professor for
the Legal Practice Program. Prof. Cernak is a member of the
State Bar of Michigan.