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Law educator

Anita LaFrance Allen-Castellitto, American law educator. Bar: New York 85, Pennsylvania 85. Ford Foundation fellow, New York, 1974-1978, law public affairs fellow, Princeton University, since 2003. Board directors Planned Parenthood, New York City, 1992—1997, Washington, 1992—1997, New College Foundation, Sarasota, Florida, 1990—1995; member executive committee Association American Law Schools, Washington, 1999—2002.

Background

Allen-Castellitto, Anita LaFrance was born on March 24, 1953 in Fort Warden, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of Grover Cleveland Allen and Carrye Mae Cloud.

Education

Bachelor, New College, 1974. Master of Arts, University Michigan, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, University Michigan, 1978.

Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1984.

Career

Professor philosophy Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh, 1978—1981. Lawyer Cravath, Swaine & Moore, New York City, 1984—1985. Professor law University Pittsburgh, 1985—1987.

Professor Georgetown Law Center, Washington, 1987—1996, associate dean, 1996—1998. Professor University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1998—2004, Henry R. Silverman Professor Law, since 2004. Member advisory board National Institute for Human Genome Research, Washington, 1994—1998, Electronic Privacy Information Center, Washington, 1998—2002, Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law, Washington, since 2002.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 85, Pennsylvania 85.

Works

Membership

Board directors Planned Parenthood, New York City, 1992—1997, Washington, 1992—1997, New College Foundation, Sarasota, Florida, 1990—1995. Member executive committee Association American Law Schools, Washington, 1999—2002.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening.

Connections

Married Michael Kelly Williams, June 1982 (divorced March 1985). Married Paul Vincent Castellitto, June 7, 1985. Children: Adam Peter Castellitto, Ophelia Anne Castellitto.

father:
Grover Cleveland Allen

mother:
Carrye Mae Cloud

spouses:
Michael Kelly Williams

Paul Vincent Castellitto

children:
Adam Peter Castellitto Allen-Castellitto

Ophelia Anne Castellitto Allen-Castellitto