Chester H. Smith

Chester H. Smith

Position: 

Professor of Law

Biographical Information

Chester Smith held degrees from University of South Dakota and Harvard University. After graduating from law school in 1924, he taught law at Montana State University School of Law and Tulane University School of Law. He served as a law professor at University of Iowa from 1927 to 1929.  He also served as a First Lieutenant in the Field Artillery during World War I. After leaving Iowa, he joined the faculty at University of Arizona College of Law, where he spent the rest of his career. He focused on legal analysis and examination, including conducting an Arizona bar exam preparation course. He died in 1964.

Publications

Books

Chester H. Smith & Ralph E. Boyer, Survey of the Law of Property (West 1971)
Chester H. Smith, Smith's Review of Code Pleading (West 1964)
Chester H. Smith, Smith's Review of Partnership for Law School and State Bar Examinations (West 1962)
Chester H. Smith, Smith's Review of Constitutional Law for Law School and State Bar Examinations (West 1961)
Chester H. Smith, Smith's Review of Mining Law and Water Rights for Law School and State Bar Examinations (West 1959)
Chester H. Smith, Smith's Review of Evidence for Law School and State Bar Examinations (West 1959)
Chester H. Smith, Smith's Review of Personal Property for Law School and State Bar Examinations (West 1958)
Chester H. Smith, Smith's Review of Torts for Law School and State Bar Examinations (West 1958)
Chester H. Smith, Smith's Review of Negotiable Instruments or Bills and Notes for Law School and State Bar Examinations (West 1958)
Chester H. Smith, Smith's Review of Real Property: Including Conveyances, Rights in Land, Future Interests (West 1958)
Chester H. Smith, Smith's Review of Wills and Administration for Law School and State Bar Examinations (West 1958)
Chester H. Smith, Smith's Review of Criminal Law for Law School and State Bar Examinations (West 1958)
Chester H. Smith, Smith's Review of Equity for Law School and State Bar Examinations (West 1958)
Chester H. Smith, Smith's Review of Corporations for Law School and State Bar Examinations (West 1958)
Chester H. Smith, Smith's Review of Contracts for Law School and State Bar Examinations (West 1958)
Chester H. Smith, Smith's Review of Trusts for Law School and State Bar Examinations (West 1958)
Chester H. Smith, Smith's Review of Insurance for Law School and State Bar Examinations (West 1958)
Chester H. Smith, Smith's Review of Conflicts of Laws for Law School and State Bar Examinations (West 1958)
Chester H. Smith, Survey of the Law of Real Property (West 1956)
Chester H. Smith, Survey of the Law of Trusts (West 1949)
Chester H. Smith, How to Answer Law Examinations (West 1946)