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Stuart Lewis Deutsch, American law educator, former dean. Bar: California 1971, Illinois 1978, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1978. Named Outstanding Faculty Member, Student Bar Association, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1987, recipient Harold Washington Service award Black Students Association, 1988, Distinguished Service award Chicago-Kent Law School Association, 1998.


Deutsch, Stuart Lewis was born on December 11, 1945 in Bronx, New York, United States. Son of Abraham and Ruth (Zarkower) Deutsch.


University of Michigan (Bachelor of Arts, 1966). Yale Law School (Juris Doctor, 1969). Harvard University Law School (Master of Laws, 1974).


Associate Olwine, Connolly, Chase, O'Donnell & Weyher, New York City, 1969-1970. Associate professor law University Santa Clara, California, 1970-1975. Professor law Chicago Kent College Law Illinois Institute of Technology, 1976-1999, associate dean, 1987-1990, 95-96, 1997-1999, interim dean, 1996-1997.

Dean, professor law Rutgers School Law, Newark, 1999—2009, university professor law, since 2009. Fellow in law and humanities Harvard Law School, Cambridge,Massachusetts, 1973-1974. Visiting associate professor University Illinois College Law, Champaign, 1975-1976.

Consultant various law firms and communities, Chicago, since 1976. Member New Jersey Commission on Professionalism in the Law. Board directors New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education, Public Interest Law Center New Jersey.


  • Bar: California 1971, Illinois 1978, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1978.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Deutsch's Illinois Environmental Statutes Annotated, West, 1999. Editor Land Use and Environment Law Review, 1982-1900. Contributor articles on land use and environment to professional journals.


Hearing officer Chicago Commision on Human Rels. Chairman of the Board North SuburbanHousing Center, Willmette, Illinois, 1983-1987. Chairman advising committee, Eviction Court, Chicago, 1986-1989.

Chairman interfaith Housing Development Corporation, Wilmette, 1984-1987. Member attorney general's Advisory Committee to Handicapped, Chicago, 1986-1992. Member attorneys' revolving fund leadership county Metropolitan Open Community Chicago, 1978-1991.

Hearing officer Chicago Commission Human Rels., 1991-1997. Member American Bar Association, State Bar Illinois, International Council Environmental Law.


Married Elizabeth A. Burki, March 12, 1969 (divorced 1985). 1 son, Michael J.; married Holly W. Gauthier, May 17, 1986.

Abraham Deutsch

Ruth (Zarkower) Deutsch

Elizabeth A. Burki

Holly W. Gauthier