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Milton Schroeder

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Professor, Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law


1965, J.D., University of Chicago
B.A., Wesleyan University


Professor Schroeder joined the faculty in 1969, and was Associate Dean from 1978-1980. He was Editor-in-Chief of the University of Chicago Law Review. After clerking for the Honorable Carl McGowan of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, Professor Schroeder was an associate attorney at Sidley and Austin in Washington D.C. where he engaged in a practice involving major litigation and administrative regulation. Professor Schroeder has held various local and national positions relating to intercollegiate athletics having represented ASU as the faculty athletic representative to the Pac-10 Athletic Conference and the National Collegiate Athletic Association and having served for many years on the NCAA Committee on Infractions and as Chair of the NCAA Committee on Student Athlete Eligibility Appeals.

Professor Schroeder is a member of the American Law Institute, the American Bar Association, the American Society of International Law, and the Arizona Bar Association. He is a member of the bars of Arizona, District of Columbia (inactive), and Illinois (inactive), and he has served as a judge pro tempore for the Arizona Court of Appeals and as an arbitrator for the Maricopa County Superior Courts. He has worked on various projects for the State Bar of Arizona including acting as consultant to the State Bar during the consideration of adoption by Arizona of Revised Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code. Professor Schroeder taught Secured Transactions under the Uniform Commercial Code; Sales and Leases of Goods under the Uniform Commercial Code; Payment and Credit Systems; Banking Law and Regulation; and International Trade & Finance. He engaged in  research in various topics related to banking and commercial law, such as the effort to prevent banking systems from being used to assist in financing terrorism. Professor Schroeder is the author of the treatise entitled,  The Law and Regulation of Financial Institutions for which he prepared updates for many years.