Robert G. Lawson

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Robert "Bob" G. Lawson
Born Logan County, West Virginia, U.S.
Residence Lexington, Kentucky
Education

B.A., Berea College

J.D., University of Kentucky College of Law
Occupation Lawyer, Author, and Professor.
Known for incredible influence on the Kentucky legal community
Salary $162,164 (2009)[1]
Spouse(s) Rosemary
Website UK College of Law

Robert "Bob" G. Lawson is a professor at the University of Kentucky College of Law, Kentucky, United States.

Professional career[edit]

Lawson holds the position of the principal drafter to both the Kentucky Penal Code and the Kentucky Rules of Evidence. He has also served as Dean of the College of Law from 1971 to 1973 and 1982 to 1988, and is a member of the University of Kentucky College of Law Hall of Fame, having been inducted in 1996.[2][3] He is also a member of the University of Kentucky Hall of Distinguished Alumni.[4]

Professor Lawson's hero is "The Great Wigmore".[citation needed]

Lawson taught his final class on December 4, 2014.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "UK Salary Database". Kentucky.com. Retrieved 2009-04-13. [dead link]
  2. ^ "Robert Lawson Faculty Information". uky.edu. University of Kentucky. Archived from the original on 2004-06-26. Retrieved 2009-04-13. 
  3. ^ "Past Hall of Fame Inductees". uky.edu. University of Kentucky. Archived from the original on 2004-06-26. Retrieved 2009-04-13. 
  4. ^ "Robert Lawson Enter's UK's Hall of Distinguished Alumit". University of Kentucky. Archived from the original on 2006-09-01. Retrieved 2009-04-13.