A Welcome for New Pitt Law Dean

Issue Date: 
September 24, 2012

Members of the Pitt community, as well as lawyers, judges, city and county officials, and other community leaders, welcomed School of Law Dean William M. Carter Jr. during a Sept. 13 reception at the Highland Park home of Larry Davis, the University’s Donald M. Henderson Professor and dean of the School of Social Work. Carter, widely respected for his scholarship in constitutional law, international human rights law, and social justice issues, assumed his Pitt deanship on July 1. From left, are Pitt officials Chancellor Mark A. Nordenberg, Provost and Senior Vice Chancellor Patricia E. Beeson, Dean Carter, and Dean Davis.