Remembering Randy Bezanson

6 Pages Posted: 12 Feb 2014 Last revised: 26 Mar 2014

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Todd E. Pettys

University of Iowa - College of Law

Date Written: February 11, 2014


In this brief remembrance of the University of Iowa College of Law's Professor Randall Bezanson (1946-2014), the author recalls some of Professor Bezanson's accomplishments and core professional values, focusing particularly on some of Professor Bezanson's convictions about legal education and about the importance of using writing as a device to increase one's own and one's students' analytic capacities.

Keywords: Bezanson, Iowa, writing, analysis, analytical

JEL Classification: K10, K40

Suggested Citation

Pettys, Todd E., Remembering Randy Bezanson (February 11, 2014). Iowa Law Review, Forthcoming, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-12, Available at SSRN:

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