J. Dickson Phillips Jr., a former 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals judge, UNC-Chapel Hill law school dean and World War II veteran, was remembered as a lawyer “who exuded grace and gentility coupled with great scholarship.” He died on Aug. 27, 2017, in his Chapel Hill home.
J. Dickson Phillips Jr., a former 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals judge, UNC-Chapel Hill law school dean and World War II veteran, was remembered as a lawyer “who exuded grace and gentility coupled with great scholarship.” He died on Aug. 27, 2017, in his Chapel Hill home. Dickson Phillips Contributed by the Phillips family
J. Dickson Phillips Jr., a former 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals judge, UNC-Chapel Hill law school dean and World War II veteran, was remembered as a lawyer “who exuded grace and gentility coupled with great scholarship.” He died on Aug. 27, 2017, in his Chapel Hill home. Dickson Phillips Contributed by the Phillips family

He earned a Purple Heart, led UNC Law and shaped civil rights as a judge

August 30, 2017 5:48 PM