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Law educator

Michael Wallace Gordon, American Law educator ( law: pract. & administration)law educator. Served to Lieutenant junior grade United States Naval Reserve,1957-1960. Presidential scholar, U. Florida, 1977.; Member American Society International Law, American Foreign Law Association, British Institute International and Comparative Law, American Association for Comparative Study of Law (directory).

Background

Gordon, Michael Wallace was born on May 4, 1935 in Middletown, Connecticut, United States. Son of Seery Clarence and Anne Catharine (Gregory) Gordon.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Connecticut, 1957. Juris Doctor, University Connecticut, 1963. Master of Arts, Trinity College.

Diploma de Droit Compare, University Strasbourg, France, 1973. Maestria en Derecho, Iberoamerica, Mexico, 1982. Auditor, L'Academie de Droit de la Haye, 1973.

Auditor, L'Academie de Droit de la Haye, 1982.

Career

Associate Shipman & Goodwin, Hartford, Connecticut, 1963—1966. Assistant dean University Connecticut Law School of Law, 1966—1968. Professor law University Florida, Gainesville, 1968—1994, Chesterfield Smith professor law, 1994—2005, John and Mary Lou Dasburg professor law, since 2005.

Visiting professor University Costa Rica, 1970, Duke University, 1984. Lyle T. Alverson visiting professor George Washington University, 1986—1987, University Konstanz, 1995. Fulbright professor University Mexico, University Guatemala, University Frankfurt, Catholic University Portugal.

Centennial professor London School of Economics, 1992. John Stone professor University Alabama, 1998. Visiting lecturer University Francisco Marroquin, Guatemala, Escuela Libre de Derecho, Mexico, University Edinburgh, University Aberdeen, University Bombay, University Brasilia, Leiden University, Leuven University, University Nairobi, Zagreb University, University Montpellier, University Nicaragua, University Regensburg, University Tijuana, University Peking, Hong Kong University, University Tamaulipas, University Cochin.

External examiner University Khartoum. Of counsel Ogarrio y Diaz, Mexico City, since 1976. Consultant government agencies Nigeria, Brazil, Honduras, India, Mexico, Yugoslavia, Paraguay, Panama, Oman, Sudan, Costa Rica.

Contributing editor Lawyer of the American. Member editorial board Syracuse Journal International Law and Commerce, Florida Journal International Law, University of California at Los Angeles Pacific Basin Journal. Lecturer Council Foreign Relations, British Institute International and Comparative Law.

Lieutenant junior grade United States Naval Reserve, 1957-1960.

Achievements

  • Bar: (Connecticut) 1963.

Works

Membership

Served to Lieutenant junior grade United States Naval Reserve,1957-1960. Presidential scholar, U. Florida, 1977. Member American Society International Law, American Foreign Law Association, British Institute International and Comparative Law, American Association for Comparative Study of Law (directory).

Connections

Married Elsbeth Leimomi Kunzig, March 15, 1958. Children: Huntly Milne, Elsbeth Wallace.

father:
Seery Clarence Gordon

mother:
Anne Catharine (Gregory) Gordon

spouse:
Elsbeth Leimomi Kunzig

children:
Huntly Milne Gordon

Elsbeth Wallace Gordon