Robert Warford ’63 is a Fellow of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers, which is considered by many to be the most prestigious organization of trial lawyers in the world. Membership is by invitation only and is strictly limited to 500 active trial lawyers from the United States, and an additional 100 from more than 30 countries around the world.
He is also a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers. The American College of Trial Lawyers is composed of the best of the trial bar from the United States and Canada and is widely considered to be the premier professional trial organization in America. In recent years, he has served as both State Vice-Chair and State Chair. He was recently selected as a Regent of the College, a position he will hold until 2019. He currently serves as Of Counsel at Reback, McAndrews & Blessey, LLP.
On a different note, he has been a professional guitarist for many years, having recorded and/or toured with such artists as Linda Ronstadt, Emmylou Harris, Roy Orbison and the Everly Brothers. He continues to be active in music at time allows.
Eshaana Sheth ’10 describes her short film, "The Butter Knife" as "a snapshot of modern, intercultural dating." It has won Best Romantic Comedy at the Los Angeles Film Awards and Top Shorts online film festival so far.
In this fascinating article in The Atlantic, writer Jeffrey Selingo dives into the argument many economists, educators, and work-force development professionals are making today--our education in early life does not seem sufficient for the needs of our 21st century economy. The third wave, as he describes, will be one of continual training and education and retraining. Read more in The Atlantic.
Alumni, family and friends are invited to join Head of Schools Taylor Stockdale and special guests for three events this April in New York City (April 11), Philadelphia (April 12) and London, England (April 14).
Once again, Webb athletes had a strong showing across the board during the 2018 winter season. Led by WSC soccer, which finished the season League Champions and with a deep run into CIF, both VWS and WSC athletics posted very positive results. VWS Water Polo also finished its league play in second place.
“It is always great each season to not only see our athletes and teams be successful on the field of play, but to see them learn and grow as individuals and part of a community,” said Director of Athletics Steve Wishek.