Professor Dumbledore's Advice for Law Deans

28 Pages Posted: 28 Jan 2008


This article, prepared for the Dean's Symposium in the University of Toledo Law Review, includes a curriculum vitae for Albus Dumbledore, the greatest wizard of the modern age, along with seven pieces of advice for law deans, culled from Dumbledore's words of wisdom and actions in the Harry Potter series.

Keywords: harry potter, dumbledore, dean, law dean, legal education, hogwarts, teaching, boggarts

JEL Classification: K00, K10

Suggested Citation

Dickerson, Darby, Professor Dumbledore's Advice for Law Deans. University of Toledo Law Review, Vol. 39, No. 1, 2008. Available at SSRN:

Darby Dickerson (Contact Author)

The John Marshall Law School ( email )

315 South Plymouth Court
Chicago, IL 60604
United States

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