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Law educator

Rayman Louis Solomon, American Law educator. Bar: Illinois 1976, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1978, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1979. Board of directors Family Counseling Svc. of Evanston, since 1985, BPI, since 1990. Served with United States Navy, 1969-1970. Member American Bar Association, Law and Society Association, Selden Society, American Society Legal History (board directors 1985-1988).

Background

Solomon, Rayman Louis was born on June 5, 1947 in Helena, Arkansas, United States. Son of David and Miriam (Rayman) Solomon.

Education

Bachelor, Wesleyan University, 1968; Master of Arts in History, University of Chicago, 1972; Juris Doctor, University of Chicago, 1976; Doctor of Philosophy in History, University of Chicago, 1986.

Career

Director court history project, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit), Chicago, 1976-1978; law clerk to presiding judge, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit), Cincinnati, 1978-1979; Bigelow fellow instructor, University of Chicago Law School, 1979-1980; research fellow, American Bar Foundation, Chicago, 1980-1989; associate director, American Bar Foundation, Chicago, 1986-1989; associate dean, Northwestern University School Law, Chicago, since 1989. Instructor Kent-Illinois Institute Technology College Law, Chicago 1982, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 1986.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois 1976, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1978, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1979.

Membership

Board of directors Family Counseling Svc. of Evanston, since 1985, BPI, since 1990. Served with United States Navy, 1969-1970. Member American Bar Association, Law and Society Association, Selden Society, American Society Legal History (board directors 1985-1988).

Connections

Married Carol Avins, August 10, 1975.

father:
David Solomon

mother:
Miriam (Rayman) Solomon

spouse:
Carol Avins