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Faculty Profile

Roger C. Henderson

Ralph W. Bilby Professor Emeritus of Law

E-mail:  Roger C. Henderson
Office Number: 240
Office Phone: (520) 621-1907

Courses Taught:
Topics in Torts & Insurance - Law 696N
Insurance Law - Law 635
Torts - Law 604d
Torts - Law 604c

Education

Harvard Law School, LL.M. (1969) 
University of Texas School of Law, J.D. (1965) Graduated with highest honors; Chancellor; Associate Editor of Texas Law Review; Phi Delta Phi; Phi Kappa Phi
University of Texas, B.S. (1960) Graduated with highest honors; Member of Beta Gamma Sigma, Beta Alpha Psi (honorary accounting fraternity); Recipient of award for outstanding graduate in Accounting

Admitted to Practice

Texas

Professional Work Experience

Ralph W. Bilby Professor of Law, James E. Rogers College of Law, University of Arizona, 2000 - present
Joseph M. Livermore Professor of Law, James E. Rogers College of Law, University of Arizona, 1997 - 2000
Professor of Law, University of Arizona College of Law, 1983 - 1997
Visiting Professor of Law, American Institute for Foreign Studies, Law Consortium, London, England, Fall 1991
Acting Vice Provost, University of Arizona, Fall 1985
Dean and Professor of Law, University of Arizona College of Law, 1977 - 1983
Professor, University of Nebraska College of Law , 1972 - 1977
Visiting Professor of Law, University of Michigan, Spring 1976
Visiting Professor of Law, University of Illinois, Summer 1975
Visiting Professor of Law, University of Kansas, Summer 1975
Associate Professor, University of Nebraska College of Law, 1969 - 1972
Visiting Professor of Law, Southern Methodist University, Summer 1972
Visiting Professor of Law, University of Texas at Austin, Summer 1970
Lecturer, School of Business Administration, University of Texas at Austin, 1963 - 1964
Teaching Fellow, Harvard Law School, 1967 - 1969
Associate, Morehead, Sharp, Boyd, and Tisdel, Plainview, Texas, 1965 - 1967

Representative Publications

INSURANCE LAW: CASES AND MATERIALS (3d ed., 2000) (co-author, with Robert H. Jerry, II). [Law Reserve KF 1163 .H46 2000].
Compensation for Non-Economic Loss, The Tort-Liability Insurance System, and the 21st Century, 39 Cahiers de Droit 571 (1998).
Tort Reform, Separation of Powers, and the Arizona Constitutional Convention of 1910, 35 Ariz. L. Rev. 535 (1993).
Complete List of Publications

Organizations

Member, Texas Bar Association 1965 - present
Member, American Law Institute 1973 - present
Life Member, 1998
Commissioner (Arizona), National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws Life Member, 2006; 1996 - 2006; 1983 - 1995; 1979
Member, Study Committee on Proposed Tort Reform Acts, National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws 1995 - present
Chairman, 1987 - 1995
Member, Committee on Style, National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws 1992 - 2005
Chair, 2000 - 2005
Member, Nebraska Bar Association 1977 - 1997
Member, Arizona Bar Association 1977 - 1997
Member, American Bar Association 1965 - 1983
Vice-President, National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws 1997 - 1999
Chair, Insurance Law Section, Association of American Law Schools 1994 - 1995
Member, Executive Committee, Insurance Law Section, Association of American Law School 1991 - 1993
Chairman, Review Committee, Uniform Health Care Decisions Act, National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws 1991 - 1993
Chairman, Arizona Commission on Uniform State Laws 1989 - 1995
Member, Executive Committee, National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws 1989 - 1991
Chairman, Committee on Possible Solutions, Governor's Task Force on Medical Malpractice Insurance (Arizona) 1988 - 1989
Chairman, Committee on Academic Freedom and Tenure, University of Arizona 1986 - 1987
Member, 1984 - 1987
Chairman and drafter, University of Arizona Ad Hoc Committee to Draft University Handbook for Appointed Personnel 1985 - 1986
Member, Nominating Committee for 1985 Officers, Association of American Law Schools 1984
Chairman, Association of American Law Schools Library Committee 1983 - 1985
Member, 1980 - 1982
Chairman, Governor's Commission on Governmental Tort Immunity in Arizona 1983 - 1984
Member, Study Committee on Revised Uniform Contribution Among Joint Tortfeasors Act, National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws 1981
Member, Study Committee on Complex Litigation, National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws 1981
Member, Advisory Board of the Arizona Center for Law Related Education 1981
Chairman, Association of American Law Schools Section on Torts and Compensation Law 1975

Awards

Robert B. McKay Award, Tort & Insurance Practice Section, American Bar Association  1998
Leslie F. and Patricia Bell Faculty Award for Service and Contribution to the Legal Profession  1996
Udall Fellow, Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy, University of Arizona  1992
Distinguished Citizen Award, University of Arizona Alumni Association  1987