Frank E.A. Sander died on February 25, 2018. He was a professor emeritus of Harvard Law School. Sander graduated from Harvard College with a degree in mathematics in 1949 and from Harvard Law School in 1952. He concentrated in alternative dispute resolution and is widely credited with being a father of the field in the ..
Ratnavel Pandian was born on 13 February 1929 and died on 28 February 2018. He was an Indian judge. Pandian was a member of the Supreme Court from 1988 to 1994, and chief justice of Madras High Court in 1988. Ratnavel Pandian passed away at 89 ..
Antonio García-Trevijano Forte was born on 18 July 1927, in Granada and died on February 28, 2018 He was a Spanish republican, a political activist, and an author. Antonio García-Trevijano was Professor of Commercial Law at the University of Granada and a notary. He also worked as an attorney in Madrid since 1960. Antonio García-Trevijano ..
Sir Paul Christopher Jenkins died in 26 February 2018. He was a British barrister. From 2006 until February 2014, Jenkins was the Treasury Solicitor, the United Kingdom Government’s principal legal official, in which role he served as the Attorney General’s Permanent Secretary and Chief Executive of the Treasury Solicitor’s Department (TSol). He was also Her ..
Sir John Orr, was born on 3 September 1945 and died on 19 February 2018. He was a senior police officer and the Chief Constable of Strathclyde Police between 1996 and 2001. Initially, he joined the police as a cadet in 1961 at Renfrew and Bute Constabulary. As Detective Chief Superintendent of Strathclyde Police, John ..
Gustavo Alessandri Valdés was born on April 30, 1929 in Santiago de Chile and died on July 18, 2017. He was a Chilean politician and lawyer. Valdés served as Mayor of Central Commune of Santiago de Chile from 1987 through 1989. Valdés served as MP from 1961 through 1965, again from 1969 through 1971, and ..
Charles Weston Houck was born on April 16, 1933, in Florence, South Carolina and died on July 19, 2017. He was a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina. He ruled in 1993 that The Citadel must admit women to the Corps of Cadets. He Faulkner ..
David Ryrie Brink was born on July 28, 1919, in Minneapolis and died on July 20, 2017. He was an American attorney from Minnesota and a former president of the American Bar Association. He was a specialist in estate planning. Brink graduated from the University of Minnesota and the University of Minnesota Law School and ..
Cheri Maples died on July 27, 2017. She was an American dharma teacher. She was ordained by Zen Master. She was also a poet and peace activist Thich Nhat Hanh in January 2008. Maples died due to suspected injuries sustained in a road traffic accident back in September 2016. Cheri Maples passed away at 64 ..
John Herbert McCluskey, Baron McCluskey was born on June 12, 1929 and died on July 20, 2017. He was a Scottish lawyer, judge and politician. McCluskey served as Solicitor General for Scotland, the country’s junior Law Officer from 1974 to 1979, and as a Senator of the College of Justice, a judge of Scotland’s Supreme ..