• In Memoriam: Wm. T. Robinson III

    In Memoriam: Wm. T. Robinson III

    Former ABA President Wm. T. Robinson III of Frost Brown Todd passed away. He was 72.

    An avid advocate for regional economic development, Mr. Robinson served on many economic organizations. In the early 1980s he served on the board and as chairman of the Northern Kentucky Chamber of ...

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  • In Memoriam: William T. Coleman Jr.

    In Memoriam: William T. Coleman Jr.

    Mr. Coleman addresses ALI membership after receiving the Henry J. Friendly Medal in 2000.

    William T. Coleman Jr., an adviser to 10 Presidents who served as Secretary of Transportation during the Ford Administration, died at his home in Alexandria, Virginia, on March 31. He was 96.

    A senior ...

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  • In Memoriam: Spring 2017

    ALI regularly reports on the passing of members in its quarterly newsletter, The ALI Reporter. Below is the In Memoriam section from the Spring 2017 Edition.

    Elected Members
    Bradley D. Jesson – Fort Smith, AR
    E. Bruce Leonard – Toronto, Canada
    Willis R. Tribler – Chicago, IL

    Life Members
    Paul Henry ...

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  • In Memoriam: Thomas S. Williamson Jr.

    Thomas S. Williamson Jr., former president of the D.C. Bar, died on February 24. He was 70.

    Mr. Williamson joined Covington & Burling in 1974 where he would become a partner and later senior counsel.  From 1978 to 1981, he served as deputy inspector general at the ...

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  • In Memoriam: Roger C. Cramton

    In Memoriam: Roger C. Cramton

    ALI Emeritus Council member Roger C. Cramton, former dean of Cornell Law School and the Robert S. Stevens Professor Emeritus of Law, died Feb. 3, 2017. He was 87.

    Professor Cramton received his A.B. degree, magna cum laude, from Harvard University in 1950 and was elected to ...

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