The Investiture of Professor David M. Smolin

Posted: Fri, 09/26/2008 - 15:36

Cumberland School of Law at Samford University is pleased to announce the establishment of the Harwell G. Davis Chair of Constitutional Law.  Elizabeth Davis Eshleman '64 has endowed the chair in honor of her father, Harwell Goodwin Davis.  Harwell Davis is a former Alabama Attorney General, a former president of Samford University and a person respected for his competence, ethics and devotion to the law. 

The inaugural holder of the Harwell G. Davis Chair of Constitutional Law will be Professor David M. Smolin, Director of Cumberland's Center for Biotechnology, Law and Ethics. The investiture ceremony is scheduled Thursday, October 2, 2008 at 11:00 AM in the Moot Court Room.