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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.


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.


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.


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.


  • Bar: Virginia 1968.



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


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


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.


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


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

Roland Waldeck Scott

Carol (Culver) Scott


Christina Elaine Scott

Robert Adam Scott