Professor of Law

Contact

  • Office: 120 Tremont St.,
  • Suite: 210-L
  • Phone: 617-573-8673
  • Fax: 617-305-3081
  • Email: jwittenb@suffolk.edu

Degrees

  • BA, San Francisco State University
  • JD, University of California, Hastings

Bar Admittance

  • IL
  • MN

    Teaching

  • Contracts
  • Products Liability
  • Sales

Biography

Judicial Clerk, MN Sup. Court, 1972-73 Law Firm Associate and Corporate Counsel, 1973-76 Assistant Professor, John Marshall, 1976-79 Associate Professor, Mississippi, 1979-1985 Professor, Mississippi, 1985 Visiting Professor, Pittsburgh, 1985-86 Visiting Professor, Suffolk, 1986-87; Professor, since 1987

Professional Activities

Member, Order of the Coif; Member, Thurston Society

Publications

Books

COMMERCIAL CONTRACTING: SALES UNDER THE UNIFORM COMMERCIAL CODE (2009 & Supp. 2010-2012)

CONTRACTS: CONTEMPORARY CASES, COMMENTS, AND PROBLEMS (1992) (with Michael L.Closen and Richard M. Perlmutter)

PRODUCTS LIABILITY: RECREATION AND SPORTS EQUIPMENT (1985 & Supp. 2003-2012)

PRODUCTS LIABILITY: THE LAW IN MISSISSIPPI (1982)

OTHER   PUBLICATIONS


Judges' Guide to Damages, ( 1993 ) (A revision of Damages, Flaschner Judicial Institute, 1988)