Dean Hellman practiced law with the Antitrust Division of the United States
Department of Justice in Washington, D.C., and was a member of the faculty at Washington
& Lee University School of Law before joining the faculty at OCU School of Law in
1977. He is an elected member of the American Law Institute and the Oklahoma Fellows of
the American Bar Foundation. He was co-chair of the Oklahoma Bar Association’s (OBA)
Rules of Professional Conduct Committee from 2000 through 2008. He is also a member of
the Board of Directors of Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma, the National Advisory Council
of the American Judicature Society, and the ABA Section of Legal Education and Admissions
to the Bar Professionalism Committee. He is a recipient of the Oklahoma Bar Association’s
Award for Legal Ethics and the Presidents’ Awards for Service from the Oklahoma Bar
Association, the Oklahoma County Bar Association, and the Ruth Bader Ginsburg American
Inn of Court. He was appointed dean in 1998.
Dean Hellman received his B.S. from Washington & Lee University and his J.D. and
M.B.A. from Northwestern University. He teaches Legal Profession.
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