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July 27, 2006

ABA Honors SMU's Ellen Pryor

Ellen Pryor

Ellen Pryor, SMU's associate provost for honors and international programs and the Homer R. Mitchell professor of law, has received the Robert B. McKay Law Professor Award from the American Bar Association’s Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section.

The annual award recognizes commitment to the advancement of justice, scholarship and the legal profession through outstanding contributions to the fields of tort and insurance law.

Pryor has written extensively on tort law, compensation theory, and insurance law and co-authored Advanced Torts and The Law of Torts.