The Great Pretender

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If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, then Harvard Law School should be honored. For when Frank Abagnale decided to be a lawyer–in addition to an airline pilot, doctor and professor–he knew exactly which degree would open the door.

A Man of Letters

A Man of Letters

John Knox LL.M. ’36 was not short on confidence. “My name will survive as long as man survives,” he wrote while an HLS student, “because I am writing the greatest diary that has ever been written.”

The Sorrow and the Hope

Benjamin Ferencz ’43 had an opportunity Eli Rosenbaum could never have–to bring Nazis before a criminal tribunal. In 1947 Ferencz served as chief prosecutor in the Nuremberg trial of 22 SS officers, including six generals, accused of mass murder.

Dalkon Shield Litigation Papers Donated to HLS

The Harvard Law School library recently acquired a voluminous collection of papers from the Dalkon Shield litigation, a tort case involving nearly 400,000 claims. The papers were donated last summer by the Ohio law firm Brown & Szaller, whose managing attorney, James Szaller, has been involved in the suit since 1975. The Dalkon Shield litigation […]