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Law educator

Jerry Juan Phillips, American law educator. Bar: Tennessee bar 1961. University Tennessee grantee, 1978. Member American Bar Association, American Law Institute, Knoxville Bar Association, American Association Law Schools, Order of Coif, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Phillips, Jerry Juan was born on June 16, 1935 in Charlotte, North Carolina, United States. Son of Vergil Ernest and Mary Blanche (Wade) Phillips.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Yale University, 1956;Juris Doctor, Yale University, 1961;Bachelor of Arts, Cambridge (England) University, 1958;Master of Arts (honorary), Cambridge (England) University, 1964.

Career

Associate firm, Miller, Martin, Hitching, Tipton & Lenihan, Chattanooga, 1961-1967;assistant professor of law, University Tennessee, 1967-1972;associate professor, U. Tennessee, 1972-1973;professor, U. Tennessee, since 1973;William Polk Toms professor, U. Tennessee, since 1980. Advisor Tennessee Law Revision Commission, 1968-1970. Member Tennessee Judicial Council, 1970-1974.

Advisory Federal Interagy. Task Force on Products Liability, 1976-1977. Lecturer in field.

Achievements

  • Bar: Tennessee bar 1961.

Works

Membership

Member American Bar Association, American Law Institute, Knoxville Bar Association, American Association Law Schools, Order of Coif, Phi Beta Kappa. Clubs: Knoxville Racquet.

Connections

Married Anne Butler Colville, June 6, 1959. Children: Sherman Wade, Dorothy Colville.

father:
Vergil Ernest Phillips

mother:
Mary Blanche (Wade) Phillips

spouse:
Anne Butler Colville

children:
Sherman Wade Phillips

Dorothy Colville Phillips