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John I. Brokaw Professorship


The Brokaw Professorship in Corporate Law was funded by Clifford Vail Brokaw III, with subsequent support from ITT Corporation and the late Mrs. Clifford Vail Brokaw, Jr. The chair honors John Hamilton Inman Brokaw (Law '57), brother of Clifford Brokaw III and son of Mrs. Brokaw. John Brokaw was an exceptional law student who became senior partner in the corporate law department of Davis Polk & Wardwell. Clifford Brokaw III (Law '56) is currently a private investor in Southampton, New York. He and his brother helped create a law chair honoring former Law School Dean F. D. G. Ribble (Graduate Arts & Sciences '17, Law '21).

George M. Cohen 2006-present

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