MSU College of Law

Staff and Clinicians

Nancy Costello, Associate Clinical Professor of Law

costello.jpgProfessor Costello is Co-Director of the MSU First Amendment Law Clinic. Before becoming an attorney, she was a journalist for 15 years having worked for the Detroit Free Press, the Associated Press and the Harvard University News Office. Prof. Costello also teaches legal writing from an intellectual property law perspective, media law, copyright law, intellectual property in the internet age and advanced legal writing. Before joining the law college she practiced in the area of commercial litigation, defamation law, ebusiness law and collections litigation for the law firm of Dickinson Wright PLLC in Detroit.