Robert Abrams

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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.


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