Linda S. Whitton
Louis and Anna Seegers Professor of Law
J.D., Valparaiso University Law School (1st in Class) (1986)
B.A., Valparaiso University (High Distinction) (1979)
EVERYDAY LAW FOR SENIORS (Paradigm 2010, 2012) (co-authored with Lawrence A. Frolik).
Understanding Duties and Conflicts of Interest – A Guide for the Honorable Agent, 117 Penn. St. L. Rev. 1037 (2013).
Surrogate Decision-Making Standards for Guardians: Theory and Reality, 2012 Utah L. Rev. 1491 (co-authored with Lawrence A. Frolik) (prepared as a solicited discussion paper for the Third National Guardianship Summit (Oct. 2011, Salt Lake City, Utah).
The UPC Substituted Judgment/Best Interest Standard for Guardian Decisions—A Proposal for Reform, 45 U. Mich J. L. Reform 739 (2012) (co-authored with Lawrence A. Frolik).
Honors and Professional Activities
Reporter, Uniform Power of Attorney Act
Reporter, Joint Uniform Law Commission/Law Conference of Canada Drafting Committee for the Interjurisdictional Recognition of Substitute Decision-Making Documents Act
Michael and Dianne Swygert Research Fellow (2010-2012)
Academic Fellow, American College of Trust and Estate Counsel
Delegate to the Third National Guardianship Summit