Ken Dean

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Kenneth D. Dean

Dean Emeritus of Law

BA, magna cum laude Lincoln University, '69
MA, City University of New York, John Jay College '70
JD, University of Missouri, '76

Curriculum Vitae (PDF)

Dean originally joined the law school on a full-time basis in 1977 and has served as assistant dean and director of continuing legal education. He practiced law in Jefferson City in 1976-77. In 1979-80 he was executive director of the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis.

While a student, he was a member of the Missouri Law Review. He served as Acting Dean from 1995-1996 and 2000-2001 and Interim Dean in 2001-2002. He was Associate Dean from 1980-2004. He was appointed Interim Associate Provost at the University of Missouri in 2004, and Deputy Provost in 2007.

Most Recent Publications

Report of the Missouri Bar Alternative Billing Methods Committee, (September 15, 2003)

Information Sharing with Law Schools – One Dean's Perspective, 71 THE BAR EXAMINER 15 (2002)

Models for Organizing Law School CLE Programs, 4 CLE JOURNAL 23 (ALI-ABA)(2001)

A Tribute to Governor Mel Carnahan, 66 MISSOURI LAW REVIEW 263 (2001)

Equitable Estoppel against the Government – The Missouri Experience: Time to Rethink the Concept, 37 SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY LAW JOURNAL 63 (1992)

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