Howard P. Walthall

Leslie S. Wright Professor of Law



Phone: 
205.726.2412
Fax: 
205.726.4060

Cumberland School of Law
Samford University
800 Lakeshore Dr.
Birmingham, AL 35229


A.B., magna cum laude, Harvard College, 1964

LL.B., Harvard University Law School, 1967

Practice experience: Associate and partner, Berkowitz, Lefkovitz, Isom & Kushner, Birmingham, 1967-75

Joined Cumberland faculty: 1975

Teaching and research interests: State constitutional law, state and local taxation, commercial law, bankruptcy, business organizations

  • Director, Cumberland State Constitutional Law Project
  • Currently co-writing Alabama's Supreme Court and Legal Institutions: A History
  • Co-author, From Maverick to Mainstream: Cumberland School of Law, 1847-1997 (University of Georgia Press, 1997), with Cumberland Professor David J. Langum.
  • Fellow, Alabama Law Institute; reporter, Business Entities Committee.
  • Member, American Law Institute and its Consultative Groups on Restatement of Agency and Restatement of Restitution. Member, American Bar Association Business Law Section and its committees on consumer bankruptcy and partnerships.
  • Visiting Professor, University of Tennessee School of Law, summer 1999 and 2000.

 



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