U of M law school names first woman as dean in its 57-year history

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 02, 2019 5:54 PM CT | Published: July 02, 2019 2:59 PM CT

The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law has named the first woman in the history of the law school to serve as dean.


Katharine Traylor Schaffzin University of Memphis Law School
Michelle Corbet

Michelle Corbet

Michelle Corbet covers business for The Daily Memphian. Prior to, she was a reporter at the Memphis Business Journal. A native Memphian and University of Memphis graduate, Michelle covered business in Conway, Arkansas after college. Michelle got her start covering business as an intern at The Commercial Appeal.


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