J.D. 1964, University of Chicago Law School
B.A. 1961, Wabash College
Terence J. Anderson, Professor of Law Emeritus, received a B.A. from Wabash College in 1961 and a J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School in 1964. Before joining the University of Miami faculty in 1976, he served for two years as a regional local courts commissioner in Malawi, Africa, practiced for seven years with a law firm in Chicago, and taught for three years and served as academic dean for one at the Antioch School of Law in Washington, D.C.
After joining the Miami Law faculty, Professor Anderson continued to participate in public interest litigation. Most notably, from 1982 until 1991, he represented former U.S. District Judge, now Congressman, Alcee Hastings in all litigation relating to his office, including his impeachment trial before the United States Senate in 1989. During the 1994-95 academic year, Professor Anderson was a fellow at the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Studies in Wassenaar.
He is the author of The Battles of Hastings: Four Stories in Search of a Meaning (NIAS 1996) and co-author (with William Twining) of Analysis of Evidence (1991, 1998).
Professor Anderson taught Elements, Analysis of Evidence, and Evidence at Miami Law.