William Cameron Canby

Hon. William Cameron Canby Jr.
Firm: United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
Address: The James R. Browning Courthouse
95 7th Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
Phone: (415) 355-8000
Web site: http://www.ca9.uscourts.gov/

Position Bar Admissions Education
Honors Published Works Affiliations
Current Employment Position(s):
Senior Circuit Judge, since May 23, 1996

Appointed 1980 by Jimmy Carter
Bar Admissions:
Minnesota, 1956
Arizona, 1973
University of Minnesota Law School, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1956
Honors: Order of the Coif
Law Review: University of Minnesota Law Review, Note Editor, 1956

Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, 1953

Published Works:
American Indian Law, 1981, 1988, 1998

The Burger Court and the Validity of Classifications in Social Legislation: Currents of Federalism, Arizona State Law Journal 1, 1975

Programming in Response to the Community: The Broadcast Consumer and the First Amendment, 55 Texas Law Review 67, 1976

Physician Advertising: The First Amendment and the Sherman Act, (Co-Author: E. Gellhorn), Duke Law Journal 543, 1978

Legal Service Pricing and Advertising (Co-Authors: S. Cox and A. DeSerpa), Report of National Science Foundation, Research Grant No. DAR77-14156, April, 1979

Legal Service Pricing and Advertising: the Phoenix Lawyers Survey (Co-Authors: S. Cox and A. DeSerpa), Arizona Bar Journal 28, May, 1979

Legal Service Fees and Advertising in Phoenix, Arizona (Co-Authors: S. Cox and A. DeSerpa), Arizona Business 10, June/July, 1979

Government Funding, Abortions and the Public Forum, Arizona State Law Journal 11, 1979

Commercial Speech of Lawyers: The Court's Unsteady Course, 48 Brooklyn Law Review 401, 1980

Tribute: So Willard Pedrick's Retirement Is Proximate! Arizona State Law Journal 797, 1982

The Status of Indian Tribes in American Law Today, 62 Washington Law Review 1, 1987

Classes/Seminars Taught:
Professor of Law, Arizona State University, 1967 - 1980

Fulbright Professor, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda, 1970 - 1971

Honors and Awards:
Honorary LL.D., Northwestern School of Law, Lewis and Clark College, 1983

Professional Associations and Memberships:
State Bar of Arizona

Maricopa County Bar Association

Maricopa County Legal Aid Society, 1972 - 1978

Central Arizona Coalition for Right to Choose, 1976 - 1980
Member, Board of Directors

Arizona Legal Services, 1968
Member, Advisory Council

Arizona Center for Law in the Public Interest
Board Member

DNA - People's Legal Services, Inc.
Board Member

Democratic Party of Arizona, 1972 - 1980
Precinct and State Committeeman

Past Employment Positions:
President Harris Wofford, State University of New York at Old Westbury, Special assistant, 1967

Senator Walter F. Mondale, Special Assistant, 1966

Peace Corps, Uganda, Director, 1964 - 1966

Peace Corps, Ethiopia, Associate Director, 1962 - 1963

Oppenheimer, Hodgson, Brown, Baer & Wolff, St. Paul, Associate, 1959 - 1962

Justice Charles E. Whittaker, Supreme Court of the United States, Law Clerk, 1958 - 1959

JAG Corps, U.S. Air Force Lieutenant 1st Lieutenant, 1956 - 1958

St. Paul Minnesota, Private Practice, 1959 - 1962

U.S. Peace Corps / Ethiopia, Deputy Director, 1963 - 1964

Arizona State University, Professor of Law, 1967 - 1980

Office of Indian Law, Arizona State University College of Law, Director

Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda, Visiting Fulbright Professor of Law, 1970 - 1971

Phi Beta Kappa
Birth Information:
1931, St. Paul, Minnesota, United States of America

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