Lectures & Events

Professor Henry T. King, Jr., 1919 - 2009; Honoring His Legacy
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Co-sponsored by
Frederick K. Cox International Law Center
SEP 9, 2009
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Moot Courtroom (A59)

Henry T. King Jr.Henry T. King, Jr.

Henry King practiced law in New York with Milbank, Tweed & Hope, served as a Nuremberg war crimes prosecutor, and then had a long and distinguished career as a corporate counsel, which included more than 20 years with TRW Inc. as chief corporate international counsel. At Case Western Reserve University, he taught International Arbitration and was U.S. director and chair of the Canada-U.S. Law Institute. A former chairman of the American Bar Association's Section of International Law and Practice, he served on the ABA's special task force on war crimes in the former Yugoslavia and was the U.S. chairman of a joint working group, organized by the American, Canadian, and Mexican bar associations, on the settlement of international disputes. Prof. King published a book on Albert Speer, one of the Nuremberg defendants, The Two Worlds of Albert Speer. The University of Pittsburgh, School of Law named Prof. King a Fellow honoris causa of the Center for International Legal Education on March 9, 2002. On June 4, 2002, he was awarded an honorary degree of Doctor of Civil Laws by the University of Western Ontario. Prof. King was a guest of the government of The Netherlands on March 11, 2003, for the inauguration of the International Criminal Court at The Hague. He was Senior Advisor to the Robert Jackson Center at Jamestown, New York.
Speaker Information
Speakers include:
Barbara Snyder, President, Case Western Reserve University
Robert H. Rawson, Jr., Interim Dean, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Martin D. Gelfand, Senior Counsel, Congressman Dennis J. Kucinich (10th district, OH)
Daniel Ujczo, Border Network Affairs and Advocacy Officer, Consulate General of Canada in Detroit
Ian Holloway, PhD, QC; Dean of the Faculty of Law, University of Western Ontario
Ronald B. Richard, President and CEO, The Cleveland Foundation
Professor John Q. Barrett, St. John’s University School of Law
Professor David Crane, former Chief Prosecutor, Special Court for Sierra Leone
Richard Cunningham, Senior International Trade Partner, Steptoe & Johnson
Professor Hiram Chodosh, Dean, S.J. Quinney College of Law, University of Utah
Professor Jonathan Entin, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Professor Jon Groetzinger, Jr., U.S. Director, Canada-United States Law Institute, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Christopher H. Hunter, Assistant General Counsel, Parker Hannifin
Professor Erik Jensen, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
A. Joshua Markus, Shareholder; Chair, International Practice Group; Carlton Fields
Gregory L. Peterson, Esq., Board Chairman, Robert H. Jackson Center
Christopher M. Rassi, Associate, International Trade & Customs, Thompson Hine
Eli Rosenbaum, Director, Office of Special Investigations, U.S. Department of Justice
Adria Sankovic, Assistant Director, LL.M. in U.S. and Global Legal Studies, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Professor Michael Scharf, Director, Frederick K. Cox International Law Center, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Daniel Ujczo, Managing Director, Canada-United States Law Institute
Dave King, son of Prof. King
Additional Information
Open to the public. Reception following memorial.

Please note - Recording in any form is prohibited.

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