Robert P. Lawry
Professor Emeritus of Law
B.A. 1963 (Fordham), J.D. 1966 (Pennsylvania), Diploma in Law 1967 (Oxford)
Faculty BiographyMr. Lawry came to our faculty after seven years' practice in Pittsburgh with Eckert, Seamans, Cherin & Mellott. He teaches Professional Responsibility, Criminal Law, Jurisprudence, and directs the Law School's Center for Professional Ethics. In the main, his publications have been in the area of ethics and professional responsibility; his most recent article is titled "Ethics in the Shadow of the Law," and appears at 52 Case Law Review 655 (2002). His essay, "One Tough Guy: Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.," won First Prize-Faculty in the University's 2001 Martin Luther King, Jr. Essay Contest.