Lives in the Law: Judge J. Harvie Wilkinson, III

March 13, 2012

Dean David F. Levi will interview Judge J. Harvie Wilkinson, III about his life in the law. Judge Wilkinson has served on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit since his appointment in 1984 by President Ronald Reagan. He served as chief judge of the court from 1996 to 2003. He is a graduate of Yale University and the University of Virginia School of Law; after law school, he served as a law clerk to U.S. Supreme Court Justice Lewis F. Powell Jr. He later published a book, Serving Justice: A Supreme Court Clerk's View, one of four books he has written on various topics relating to law and history.