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Law professor Gerald R. Williams to present BYU devotional June 27

Gerald R. Williams, professor of law at the J. Reuben Clark Law School, will present a Brigham Young University devotional Tuesday, June 27, at 11:05 a.m. in the de Jong Concert Hall.

Live broadcasts will be available on the BYU Broadcasting networks and at byubroadcasting.org, as well as on campus in the Joseph Smith Building Auditorium, F-201 Harris Fine Arts Center and the Varsity Theater in the Wilkinson Student Center. Rebroadcast information is available at byubroadcasting.org.

Williams earned a bachelor’s degree from BYU and a Juris Doctorate from the University of Utah. He has been a visiting professor at Harvard Law School, Cairo University and Kabul University. His research focuses on negotiation and conflict resolution, and he is a member of the editorial boards of the Dispute Resolution Journal and Alternatives to the High Cost of Litigation.

From 1998 to 2001, Williams also served as president of the France Bordeaux Mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Writer: Elizabeth Kasper

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