Charles M. Silver
Roy W. and Eugenia C. MacDonald Endowed Chair in Civil Procedure
Professor of Government
Co-Director - Center on Lawyers, Civil Justice and the Media
University of Texas School of Law
Professor Silver holds the Roy W. and Eugenia C. McDonald Endowed Chair at the University of Texas School of Law, where he writes and teaches about civil procedure, professional responsibility and, increasingly, health care law and policy. Professor Silver also writes about civil procedure, complex litigation, and the professional responsibilities of attorneys. In 2009, the Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section of the American Bar Association honored Professor Silver with the Robert McKay Award for outstanding scholarship in tort and insurance law. In 1997, Professor Silver received the Texas Excellence in Teaching Award, of which he is especially proud.
Professor Silver is currently an Associate Reporter on the American Law Institute's Project on Aggregate Litigation and a member of the ABA/TIPS Task Force on the Contingent Fee. He has been Visiting Professor at the University of Michigan Law School and the Vanderbilt University Law School.
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