Roger C.
Henderson
Ralph W. Bilby Professor Emeritus of Law
Office Number: 
240
Office Phone: 
5206211907
Office Fax: 
5206219140

Biographical Information

Complete List of Publications

Education

LL.M.
Harvard Law School
1969
J.D.
University of Texas School of Law
1965

Graduated with highest honors; Chancellor; Associate Editor of Texas Law Review; Phi Delta Phi; Phi Kappa Phi

B.S.
University of Texas
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

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
1997 - 2000
Visiting Professor of Law
American Institute for Foreign Studies, Law Consortium, London, England
Fall 1991
Acting Vice Provost
University of Arizona
Fall 1985
Professor of Law
University of Arizona College of Law
1983 - 1997
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
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
Southern Methodist University
Summer 1972
Visiting Professor of Law
University of Texas at Austin
Summer 1970
Associate Professor
University of Nebraska College of Law
1969 - 1972
Teaching Fellow
Harvard Law School
1967 - 1969
Associate
Morehead, Sharp, Boyd, and Tisdel, Plainview, Texas
1965 - 1967
Lecturer
School of Business Administration, University of Texas at Austin
1963 - 1964

Organizations

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

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