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A Tribute to Judge Barry S. Schermer: Judge, Teacher, Friend & the Lessons Learned


Sandra F. Louis

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Washington University Journal of Law & Policy


This Article recounts the many lessons shared by those who have studied and worked under Judge Barry Schermer. Louis revisits her time as a former clerk and the recent anecdotes shared at a symposium in honor of Judge Schermer’s thirty years of services as a bankruptcy judge, summarizing the professional skills they all learned. The author also includes the practical lessons she learned under Judge Schermer, with subjects including travel, food, and enjoying the process.