Thomas H. Seymour practiced corporate and bankruptcy law at Csaplar & Bok in Boston. An experienced mediator and commercial arbitrator, he has served as editor of the American Bar Association's Dispute Resolution Magazine and as a Law Faculty Scholar at the Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution at Pepperdine University School of Law. He has been a Continuing Legal Education presenter on legal practice and an editor of Legal Writing: The Journal of the Legal Writing Institute. His published works include articles on scope-of-employment standards, the proper use of legal citations, and the treatment of students loans in bankruptcy. He was a member of the faculties of the Harvard Business School, Boston College Law School, and Suffolk University Law School before joining the Michigan Law faculty in 1996 as a clinical assistant professor in the Legal Practice Program. Prof. Seymour holds a BA from the University of Nebraska, an MA from Simon Fraser University, and a JD from Harvard Law School.