Prof. Larry Dessem

Professor Dessem Quoted in Kansas City Star Article on Legal Ethics

June 11th, 2015

Professor Larry Dessem was quoted in a recent article in the Kansas City Star regarding the ethical questions surrounding a Clay County judge after his affair with a sheriff’s deputy was revealed. The judge in question served as

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Professor Dessem Recognized in Tennessee Bar Journal Retrospective

June 4th, 2015

The Tennessee Bar Journal recently published a retrospective article about their columnists since the beginning of the magazine. The article described how important columnists are to the practice of law because of their insightful writing and discussion,

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State of Litigation Seminar Features Professor Dessem

March 24th, 2015

Professor Larry Dessem spoke in February at Lathrop & Gage’s “State of Litigation” Seminar on the proposed amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. He serves on the Civil Procedure Drafting Committee of the National Conference

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Campaign Guidelines Will Address Conflict-of-Interest Issues, Professor Dessem Says

November 25th, 2014

Professor R. Lawrence Dessem was recently quoted in a story from St. Louis Public Radio about Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster’s plans to put into place “self-imposed guidelines on what campaign donations he will accept as he

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CSDR Marks 30th Anniversary

October 3rd, 2014

In 1984 the faculty at the University of Missouri Law School embarked on a mission to shape the development of the then nascent field of dispute resolution through the creation of the Center for the Study of

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