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Oral History Project: Interview Subjects: Jack Friedenthal

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About The Narrator: Jack H. Friedenthal

Jack Harlan Friedenthal joined the law school in the summer of 1988 as dean and served in that capacity through June 1998. Prior to that he was the George E. Osborne Professor of Law at Stanford Law School, where he began his teaching career in 1958. He has taught courses in civil procedure, evidence, conflict of laws, trial advocacy, domestic relations, legal writing, law and poverty, and law for undergraduates. Read more on the GW Law faculty biography page.

About This Interview


Jennie C. Meade, Director of Special Collections

Interview Date/Location:

Thursday, January 5, 2017, Dean's Parlor, GW Law.

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