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Law educator

Robert Edwin Scott, Indian, American law educator. Bar: Virginia 1968. Recipient Thomas Jefferson Award, University Virginia, 2004. Fellow American Bar Foundation, American Academy Arts and Sciences; member American Law Institute.

Background

Scott, Robert Edwin was born on February 25, 1944 in Nagpur, India. Son of Roland Waldeck and Carol (Culver) Scott. came to the United States, 1955.

Education

Bachelor, Oberlin (Ohio) College, 1965;Juris Doctor, College of William and Mary, 1968;Master of Laws, University of Michigan, 1969;Doctor of Juridical Science, University of Michigan, 1973.

Career

Assistant professor William and Mary School Law, Williamsburg, Virginia, 1969—1971, associate professor, 1971—1972, professor, 1973—1974. Professor law University Virginia School Law, Charlottesville, 1974-1982, Lewis F. Powell, Junior professor, 1982—2003, dean and Arnold H. Leon professor, 1991—2001, William L. Matheson and Robert M. Morgenthau distinguished professor, 2001—2003, David & Mary Harrison distinguished professor law, since 2003. Visiting associate professor University Virginia School Law, 1972—1973.

Visiting professor Columbia University Law School, 1987—1988, Justin W. D'Atri visiting professor law, business & society, since 2001.

Achievements

  • Bar: Virginia 1968.

Works

Religion

God created humans to be able to innovate and evaluate new forms of living that will encourage development of the fullest potential in individuals.

Politics

Every Church statement in social or economic field should be seriously considered and demonstrate a competence in political sphere.

Views

All Christians should study Old and New Testament, which texts were written and gathered together over a long period of time. It is important to find out as much as we can about the original contexts in which texts were produced.

Membership

Fellow American Bar Foundation, American Academy Arts and Sciences. Member American Law Institute.

Connections

Married Elizabeth (Loch) Shumaker, August 14, 1965. Children: Christina Elaine, Robert Adam.

father:
Roland Waldeck Scott

mother:
Carol (Culver) Scott

spouse:
Elizabeth

children:
Christina Elaine Scott

Robert Adam Scott