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The Robert O. Bentley Professorship in Law

Lyman P. Q. Johnson


The Robert O. Bentley Professorship in Law was created in 1994 in Mr. Bentley's honor and memory by his wife, Elizabeth M. Bentley of Lexington, Virginia. Mr. Bentley was a member of the Law Class of 1926.

Current (and First) Robert O. Bentley Professor of Law:
Lyman P. Q. Johnson, Professor of Law
J.D. University of Minnesota
B.A. Carleton College