Oscar Hirsh Davis
Private practice, New York City, 1937-1939
Attorney, Claims Division, U.S. Department of Justice, 1939-1942
U.S. Army captain, Air Corps, 1942-1946
Attorney, Civil Division, U.S. Department of Justice, 1946-1948
Assistant to the solicitor general, U.S. Department of Justice, 1950-1962; second assistant, 1950-1954; first assistant, 1954-1962
Columbia Law School
Public service is a critical component of a legal education and the professional development of our students," said David M. Schizer, Dean and the Lucy G. Moses Professor of Law. "This new guarantee supports a core principle of our school, as we aspire to train lawyers who view pro bono work as central to their commitment to our system of justice.