Roger S. Haydock

Professor of Law

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Phone: 651-290-7632
Fax: 651-290-6407
Office: Rm 358

Biography | Bibliography

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A.B., 1967, St. Mary’s College
J.D., 1969, De Paul University College of Law


William Mitchell College of Law: professor of law, 1978-; associate professor of law, 1976-78; assistant professor of law, 1972-76; instructor, 1970-72.

Visiting professor of law, University of San Diego School of Law, 1987.

Legal Assistance of Ramsey County, St. Paul, Minn.: chief counsel, 1971-72; Reginald Heber Smith Community Lawyer Fellow, 1969-70.

Admitted: Illinois, 1969.

Professional Focus

Professor Haydock was the first director of the Minnesota Advocacy Institute. He is the author or co-author of dozens of books, treatises, and manuals on dispute resolution, trial advocacy, pretrial litigation, and negotiation.


Executive Director, Institute for Advanced Dispute Resolution; Fellow, Center for International Legal Studies, Vienna, Austria; Master, Warren E. Burger Inns of Court; Inaugural Chair, American Bar Association and National Arbitration Forum sponsored Arbitration Competition, 2005; President, Academy of Court Appointed Masters, 2005-