Amherst Magazine

Philip (Flip) Kissam

b. OCTOBER 25, 1941
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Kissam, Olio
Flip Kissam
Kissam
Entered Amherst from Greenlawn, New York and Huntington High School. Birthday: October 25, 1941. Parents: Charles and Ruth Kissam. Major: Economics, Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa.

After Graduation: LLB, Yale, 1968; Private practice Paul Weis Rifkind (New York City) 1968-70; NYC Health Services Administration 1970-72; Deputy Commissioner NYC Department of Mental Health and Retardation Services 1972-73; Kansas University Law School 1973-2004; Author of The Discipline of Law Schools: The Making of Modern Lawyers (2003) and articles in law journals

Married Brenda Roberts (Reed ’66) August 10, 1968. Children: Jonathan Charles, Ariane Christine.

From the Olio 1963: 87 Broadway, Greenlawn, New York. Prepared at Huntington High School. Phi Gamma Chi, President. Major: Economics. Baseball "1963", 2. Christian Association. Harlan Fiske Stone Law Society. Mardi Gras.

Color photo courtesy Brenda Kissam


If you would like to be in touch with Flip's family, you can reach his wife, Brenda, at the following address:

Mrs. Brenda Kissam
14 Northshore Drive
Burlington, Vermont 05401


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Amherst In Memory Notice
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