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educator , Lawyer , practitioner

Deborah Ann Demott, American Born: Collingswood, New Jersey, July 21, 1948 Lawyer, educator ( law: practitioner & administration) lawyer, educator. Recipient Pomeroy prize, New York University School Law, 1971-1973; American Association of University Women fellow, 1972-1973; Fulbright Senior scholar Sydney U. and Monash (Australia)U, 1986. Member American Bar Association, American Law Institute (reporter restatement of agency 1995).

Background

Demott, Deborah Ann was born on July 21, 1948 in Collingswood, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Lyle J. and Frances F. (Cummings) DeMott. Bachelor, Swarthmore College, 1970.

Education

Bachelor, Swarthmore College, 1970. Juris Doctor, New York University, 1973.

Career

Law clerk United States District Court (southern district) New York, 1973. Associate Simpson, Thacher & Bartlett, New York City, 1974-1975. From assistant professor to associate professor Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, 1975-1980, professor law, since 1980, David F. Cavers professor law, since 2000.

Visiting assistant professor University Texas, Austin, 1977-1978. Bost research professor law, 1981. Visiting professor University California Hastings College Law, 1986, University Colorado, 1989, University San Diego, 1991.

James L. Lewtas visiting professor law Osgoode Hall Law School, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1991. Visiting fellow University Melbourne, 1993, 95, 98. Huber C. Hurst Eminent visiting scholar University Florida College Law, 1996.

Frances Lewis Scholar-in-Residence Washington and Lee Law School, 1998. Centennial visiting professor law department London School of Economics, 2000-2002. Visiting professor international faculty University Sydney Faculty of Law, 2004, McWilliams visiting professor, 2006, 2009, Central European University, 2009.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1974.

Works

Membership

Trustee Law School Admission Council, 1984-1988. Member North Carolina General Statutes Commission, 1990-1998. Member selection committee Coif Book Award, 1988-1990.

Member American Bar Association, American Law Institute (reporter restatement of agency), The Association American Law Schools (chairman section business associates 2006).

Connections

Daughter of Lyle J. and Frances F. (Cummings) democratic.

father:
Lyle J. Bachelor

mother:
Frances F. (Cummings) DeMott. Bachelor