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Law educator

Michael F. Sturley, American law educator. Bar: New York l984, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York l984, United States Supreme Court l987, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 2001, United States Court Appeals (2nd circuit) 2004. Member American Law Institute, Maritime Law Association (proctor), Comité Maritime International (titulary).

Background

Sturley, Michael F. was born on February 14, 1955 in Syracuse, New York, United States. Son of Richard Avern and Helen Elizabeth (Fisher) Sturley.

Education

Bachelor, Yale University, 1977. Juris Doctor, Yale University, 1981. Bachelor in Jurisprudence, Oxford University, 1980.

Master of Arts, Oxford University, 1985.

Career

Law clerk to Judge Amalya L. Kearse United States Court Appeals for 2nd Circuit, New York City, 1981-1982. Law clerk to Justice Lewis F. Powell, Junior United States Supreme Court, Washington, 1982-1983. Associate Sullivan & Cromwell, New York City, 1983-1984.

Assistant professor law University Texas Law School, Austin, 1984-1988, professor, since 1988. Visiting professor Queen Mary and Westfield College, University London, 1990, advisor Restatement (3rd) of Property (servitudes), 1989-2000.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York l984, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York l984, United States Supreme Court l987, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 2001, United States Court Appeals (2nd circuit) 2004.

Works

Membership

Member American Law Institute, Maritime Law Association (proctor), Comité Maritime International (titulary).

Connections

Married Michele Y. Deitch, July 2, 1989. Children: Jennifer Diane, Elizabeth Claire.

father:
Richard Avern Sturley

mother:
Helen Elizabeth (Fisher) Sturley

spouse:
Michele Y. Deitch

children:
Elizabeth Claire Sturley

Jennifer Diane Sturley