Robert H. ("Bo") Abrams is Professor of Law at Florida
A & M University, College of Law. Previously
he served on the law faculty at Wayne State University for 27 years during
which time he also taught frequently at the University of Michigan Law School
and the University of Michigan School of Natural Resources & Environment. He is an expert in both Water Law and
Environmental Law. He is co-author of
two textbooks, Legal Control of Water Resources (with Barton Thompson,
Jr., and John Leshy, 5th ed. 2013) and Environmental Law and
Process: A Coursebook on Nature, Law, and Society (with Zygmunt Plater, Robert
Graham, Lisa Heinzerling, David Wirth, & Noah Hall, 4th ed. 2010). Professor Abrams is a life member of the American
Law Institute. Professor Abrams is a
past Chair of the ABA Water Resources Committee in 1992-93 and a current Vice
Chair of that committee. He is an inductee
of the August Order of Water Buffalo.
Professor Abrams attended both Stanford Law School and the University of
Michigan Law School, earning his J.D. from the latter in 1973.