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Dean , Law educator

Robert Charles Clark, American law educator, former dean. Bar: Massachusetts 1972. Member of American Bar Association.

Background

Clark, Robert Charles was born on February 26, 1944 in New Orleans. Son of William Vernon and Edwina Ellen (Nuessly) Clark.

Education

Bachelor in Theology, Maryknoll College, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy in Philosophy, Columbia University, 1971. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1972.

Career

Associate Ropes & Gray, Boston, 1972-1974. Assistant professor Yale Law School, New Haven, 1974-1976, associate professor, 1976-1977, professor, 1977-1978. Visiting professor Harvard Law School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1978—1979, professor, since 1979, Royall professor law, 1989—2003, Harvard University distinguished service professor, Austin Wakeman Scott professor law, since 2003, dean, 1989—2003.

Board directors Maybelline Inc., 1992—1996, Collins & Aikman Corporation, since 1994, American Lawyer Media Holdings, 1997—2003, Omnicon Group Inc., since 2002, Time Warner, Inc., since 2004, Lazard Ltd., 2005. Trustee Teachers Insurance Annuity Association, since 1988.

Achievements

  • Bar: Massachusetts 1972.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of American Bar Association.

Connections

Married Kathleen Margaret Tighe, June 1, 1968. Children– Alexander Ian, Matthew Tighe.

father:
William Vernon Clark

mother:
Edwina Ellen (Nuessly) Clark

spouse:
Kathleen Margaret Tighe

children:
Alexander Ian Clark

Matthew Tighe Clark