Osborne M. Reynolds

  • Professor Emeritus


A.B., University of Arizona, 1961

J.D., University of Arizona, 1964

LL.M., Stanford University, 1965

S.J.D., Southern Methodist University, 1968


After a distinguished career of more than 30 years on the College of Law Faculty, Professor Emeritus Osborne M. Reynolds, Jr. officially retired at the end of the 2002 Spring Semester. Although retired, he continues his affiliation with the College, maintaining an office in the Emeritus Faculty wing. He taught courses in land use planning, local government, regulated industries, and torts.

Reynolds came to OU in 1968 after serving as a visiting assistant professor at the University of Arizona in 1967-68. He was a teaching fellow at Stanford University in 1965-66.

Admitted to the Arizona Bar in 1964, Reynolds is a member of the Order of the Coif, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Alpha Theta, and the American Bar Association.

He is author of Handbook on Local Government Law, published by West, and coauthor of Advanced Torts: Cases and Materials, which he wrote with Professor Peter B Kutner.

Additional Information


Handbook on Local Government Law


Awards & Honors

Order of the Coif

Phi Beta Kappa

Phi Alpha Theta

Member of the American Bar Association

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