Myles V. Lynk
A.B. cum laude, Harvard College (1971)
J.D., Harvard University (I 976)
Myles V. Lynk is the Peter Kiewit Foundation Professor of Law and the Legal
Profession at the Arizona State University College of Law, and a Faculty
Fellow of ASU’s Center for the Study of Law, Science and Technology. His
primary areas of interest are corporate law, civil procedure and professional
responsibility. Professor Lynk served as a law clerk to Judge Damon J. Keith on
the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. Professor Lynk was a
partner in the Washington, D.C., office of a national law firm from 1985 through
1999. While in DC he served as president of the District of Columbia Bar, as an
incorporator and President of the Frederick B.Abramson Memorial Foundation,
on the Advisory Committee on Procedure of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the
District of Columbia Circuit, on the Civil Justice Reform Act Advisory Group to the
United States District Court for the District of Columbia, as chair of the District of
Columbia Fellows of the American Bar Foundation, and as a Member of the
Historical Society of the District of Columbia Circuit. Professor Lynk was a
visiting professor of law at George Washington University Law School and a
lecturer in law at the University of Maryland School of Law before coming to
ASU. He recently served as co-chair of the State Bar of Arizona’s Task Force on
Multi-jurisdictional Practice and was a member of the State Bar’s Task Force on
the Future of the Legal Profession. He is a member of the Council of the
American Law Institute and served two terms on the Civil Rules Advisory
Committee of the Judicial Conference of the United States.