Council Emeritus
Life Member

Professor Myles V. Lynk

Columbia, SC
University of South Carolina School of Law
Harvard College, A.B. cum laude
Harvard Law School, J.D.

Myles V. Lynk is the Robert W. Foster Distinguished Visiting Professor of Law at the University of South Carolina School of Law, where he teaches civil procedure, advanced legal ethics, and an honors college seminar on The Iliad of Homer. Myles just completed a three year tour of duty in the District of Columbia Office of Dsciplinary Counsel as the Senior Assistant Disciplinary Counsel for appellate litigation. For twenty years he was the Peter Kiewit Foundation Professor of Law and the Legal Profession at Arizona Statre University's Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law. Prior to teaching he was a partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Dewey Ballantine LLP; served as an Assistant Director on the White House Domestic Policy Staff under President Carter; and was a Special Assistant to the Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare.

Following law school, Myles clerked for Judge Damon J. Keith of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. He served on the ALI Council form 2001 to 2010.  

EDUCATION: Harvard College, B.A.; Harvard Law School, J.D.

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Areas of Expertise
Administrative Law
Business Law (Commercial Law)
Corporate Governance (Commercial Law)
Corporate Law (Commercial Law)
Federal Jurisdiction (Federal Courts)
Federal Civil Procedure (Federal Courts)
Legal History
Partnerships (Agency Law)
Professional Responsibility (Ethics)
Procedural Law (Litigation)
Railroads (Transportation Law)