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Law educator

Quintin Johnstone, American law educator. Bar: Illinois 1939, Oregon 1948. Member of American Bar Association, Oregon Bar Association, Connecticut Bar Association.

Background

Johnstone, Quintin was born on March 29, 1915 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Quintin and Wegia (Metsker) Johnstone.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Chicago, 1936;Juris Doctor, University of Chicago, 1938;Master of Laws, Cornell Univercity, 1941;Juris Scientiae Doctor, Yale University, 1951;Doctor of Humane Letters, Quinnipiac College, 1993.

Career

Private practice, Chicago, 1939-1941;attorney, OPA, 1941-1947;member of law faculty, Wilamette U., 1947-1950;member of law faculty, U. Kansas, 1950-1955;member of law faculty, Yale University, since 1955;Justus S. Hotchkiss professor, Yale University, 1969-1985;professor emeritus, Yale University, since 1985;dean law, professor, Haile Selassie I U., Ethiopia, 1967-1969. Professor New York Law School, since 1985.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois 1939, Oregon 1948.

Membership

Member of American Bar Association, Oregon Bar Association, Connecticut Bar Association.

Connections

Married Nancy McMullen. Children: Robert Dale, Katherine Mary.

father:
Quintin Johnstone

mother:
Wegia (Metsker) Johnstone

spouse:
Nancy McMullen

child:
Robert Dale Johnstone

child:
Katherine Mary Johnstone