Lovida H. Coleman Jr. passed away on January 5. She was 68.
Ms. Coleman received her bachelor's degree from Harvard University in 1972 and her law degree in 1975 from Yale University. In Washington, D.C., she had been a partner at the law firm of Sutherland ...Continue Reading
Geoffrey C. Hazard, Jr., Director Emeritus of The American Law Institute and one of the most brilliant legal scholars and teachers of his generation, died on January 11. He was 88.
One of the nation’s foremost authorities on professional ethics, trial practice, and civil procedure, Professor Hazard ...Continue Reading
William Schwartz passed away on December 20. He was 84.
Before his passing, Mr. Schwartz served as Counsel for Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft in New York City.
Upon graduating from Boston University School of Law, Mr. Schwartz joined the faculty and eventually became dean. The law school’s ...Continue Reading
ALI regularly reports on the passing of members in its quarterly newsletter, The ALI Reporter. Below is the In Memoriam section from the Winter 2017 edition.
Arthur W. Lefco – Philadelphia, PA
James M. O’Fallon – Eugene, OR
J. Sherman McLaughlin – Pittsburgh, PA
Karla W ...