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dean , law educator

Robert J. Reinstein, American law educator, former dean. Bar: Maryland 1969, Pennsylvania 1982, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1971. Recipient Friendship Award, People's Republican China, 2002. Chair civil rights committee B'nai Brith Anti-Defamation League, Philadelphia; Member American Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association.

Background

Reinstein, Robert J. was born on March 17, 1945 in Baltimore.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Engineering Physics with distinction, Cornell University, 1965. Juris Doctor cum laude, Harvard University, 1968. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Elizabethtown College, Pennsylvania, 1993.

Career

Law clerk to Honorary Frank A. Kaufman, United States District Court Maryland., 1968-1969; from assistant professor to associate professor School Law, Temple University, Philadelphia, 1969-1973; professor School Law, Temple University, Philadelphia, since 1973; senior attorney appellate section, Civil Rights Division, United States Department Justice, 1977-1978; chief litigation section, Civil Rights Division, United States Department Justice, 1979-1980; chief legal officer, Temple University, 1982-1989; dean School Law, Temple University, since 1989. Visiting professor law Hastings College Law, San Francisco, 1975, Georgetown University, 1978-1979. Consultant attorney National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Special Contribution Fund, 1970-1977.

Achievements

  • Bar: Maryland. 1969, Pennsylvania 1982, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1971.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Chair civil rights committee B'nai Brith Anti-Defamation League, Philadelphia. Member American Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association.

Connections

Married Mary Taylor Aspinwall. Children: Ellen, Thomas.

spouse:
Mary Taylor Aspinwall

child:
Thomas Reinstein

child:
Ellen Reinstein