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David Michael Lawrence

David Michael Lawrence was American lawyer educator. Recipient Herald prize Princeton University, 1965. Chairman Durham (North Carolina) History District Commission, 1985-1989. Member North Carolina State Bar, Princeton University Campus Club, Harvard Club of New York.

Background

  • Lawrence, David Michael was born on December 26, 1943 in Portland, Oregon, United States. Son of Robert A. and Maude (Davis) Lawrence.

  • Education

    • AB, Princeton University, 1965. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1968.

    Career

    • Assistant professor Institute Government, University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1968-1971, associate professor, 1971-1976, professor public law and government, 1976-1994. Kenan professor public law and government University North Carolina, 1994—2010. Counsel North Carolina Local Government Study Commission, 1972-1973, North Carolina Open Meetings Study Commission, 1978-1979.

    Works

    • Author: Local Government Finance in North Carolina, second edition, 1991 (award for excellence Research and Publications Government Finance Officers Association United States and Canada 1991), numerous other books on local government law and finance. Contributor law articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Chairman Durham (North Carolina) History District Commission, 1985-1989. Member North Carolina State Bar, Princeton University Campus Club, Harvard Club of New York.

    Connections

    • Married Alice Oviatt, June 18, 1966.
    • father: Robert A. Lawrence
    • mother: Maude (Davis) Lawrence
    • spouse: Alice Oviatt
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    Born December 26, 1943
    (age 73)
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