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Leo Levenson Award for Excellence in Teaching

This award is voted on annually by the graduating class of Lewis & Clark Law School and presented to a full-time faculty member whose teaching has had a significant impact on the class. 
Leo Levenson (1903–1981), for whom the award is named, was a distinguished attorney, Oregon State Bar member, and highly respected instructor who taught at the law school for many years.

2020 Winner: Robert Klonoff

Past Winners:

2020

Robert Klonoff

2019

Sandy C. Patrick

2018

Jeffrey Jones

2017

Amy Bushaw

2016

Juliet Stumpf

2015

Aliza Kaplan

2014

James Oleske

2013

Janet W. Steverson

2012

Melissa Anne Powers

2011

Douglas K. Newell

2010

Paula Abrams

2009

Susan Mandiberg

2008

John R. Kroger

2007

John R. Kroger

2006

Douglas K. Newell

2005

Douglas K. Newell

2004

John R. Kroger

2003

John A. Bogdanski

2003

Michelle Anne Travis

2002

John A Bogdanski

2001

Susan Mandiberg 

2000

James E Bailey III

1999

James E Bailey III

1998

Craig N. Johnston

1997

John A Bogdanski

1996

Amy Bushaw

1995

Henry H. Drummonds

1994

Amy Bushaw

1993

Douglas K. Newell

1992

Edmund O. Belsheim

1991

James L. Huffman

1990

James L. Huffman

1990

Edmund O. Belsheim

1990

John A Bogdanski

1989

Edward J. Brunet

1988

Edward J. Brunet

1987

John A Bogdanski

1986

Lawerence Zelenak

1985

Douglas K. Newell

1984

Jennifer Johnson

1983

Robert Myers

1982

Edmund O Belsheim

1981

Stephen Kanter

1980

Ronald Lansing

1979

Edward J. Brunet

1978

Barbara Safriet

1977

Douglas K. Newell

1976

Edmund O. Belsheim