• In Memoriam: Carl Liggio

    Carl Liggio Sr. died on Jan. 17 as a result of COVID-related pneumonia. 

    Mr. Liggio was a former attorney with the firm McCullough, Campbell & Lane LLP (now McCullough P.C.) and a founding member of the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC). He was instrumental in growing ACC ...

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  • In Memoriam: Mark Harrison

    Mark I. Harrison passed away on Jan. 11.  

    A member of the Arizona law firm Osborn Maledon, he was a past President of the State Bar of Arizona, the Arizona Bar Foundation, and the National Conference of Bar Presidents. An ALI member for over 30 years, he served ...

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  • In Memoriam: Rennard Strickland

    Rennard Strickland died on Jan. 5 at the age of 80. 

    Born in Muskogee, Oklahoma, Professor Strickland was of Osage and Cherokee heritage. Over the course an impressive career he served as dean of The University of Tulsa, Southern Illinois University, Oklahoma City University and the University of ...

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  • In Memoriam: Peter Linzer

    In Memoriam: Peter Linzer

    Peter Linzer died on Dec. 13, 2020. He was 81. 

    Professor Linzer taught at The University of Houston Law Center faculty from 1984 to 2020. He was a well respected scholar of contracts and constitutional law who contributed to academic dialogue about both topics over the course of ...

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  • In Memoriam: Shirley Abrahamson

    In Memoriam: Shirley Abrahamson

    Shirley S. Abrahamson, longest-serving member of Wisconsin Supreme Court, died on Saturday, December 19. She was 87. 

    Justice Abrahamson was elected to the ALI in 1977 and to Council in 1985. During her time on Council, she served on both the Membership and Executive Committees, as well as ...

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