H. Claude Horack

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Professor of Law

Biographical Information

H. Claude Horack held degrees from University of Iowa, Harvard, Tulane University, and Wake Forest College. He taught law at University of Wisconsin from 1904 to 1907, before joining the faculty at Iowa. He served as a professor at Iowa from 1907 until 1930.

He ended his career as a professor and dean at Duke University School of Law. During his time as Dean of Duke University School of Law, the future President Richard Nixon worked as one of his research assistants. He died in 1958.



H. Claude Horack. The Standards and Ideals of the American Bar Association (Unidentified publisher, 1928)


Claude Horack, "Legal Education in the Latin-American Republics," 2 J. Legal Educ. 287 (1949-1950)
Claude Horack, "Trade Barriers to Bar Admissions," 28 J. Am. Jud. Soc. 102 (1944-1945)
Claude Horack, "Admission to the Bar: Many Are Chosen," 33 Ill. L. Rev. 891 (1938-1939)
Claude Horack, "The Small Law Library and the Librarian," 30 Law Libr. J. 6 (1937)
Claude Horack, "The Bar Examiner and the Law Schools," 8 Am. L. Sch. Rev. 611 (1934-1938)
Claude Horack, "Law Schools of To-Day and To-Morrow," 6 Am. L. Sch. Rev. 653 (1926-1930)
H. Claude Horack, "Law Schools of Today and Tomorrow," 16 A.B.A. J. 179 (1930)
H. Claude Horack, "Supply and Demand in the Legal Profession," 14 A.B.A. J. 567 (1928)
H. Claude Horack, "Association of American Law Schools," 14 A.B.A. J. 101 (1928)
H. Claude Horack, "Association of American Law Schools," 6 Am. L. Sch. Rev. 249 (1928)
H. Claude Horack, "Association of American Law Schools," 12 Marq. L. Rev. 233 (1928)
Claude Horack, "Specific Performance and Dower Rights," 11 Iowa L. Rev. 97 (1925-1926)
H. Claude Horack, "Character Qualifications and Disbarment Proceedings," 6 J. Am. Jud. Soc. 168 (1923)
H. Claude Horack, "Character Qualifications and Disbarment Proceedings," 8 Iowa L. Rev. 65 (1923)
Claude Horack, "Uniform Conditional Sales Act in Iowa," 5 Iowa L. Rev. 129 (1919-1920)
H. Claude Horack, "Spendthrift Trusts in Iowa," 4 Iowa L. Rev. 139 (1918)
H. Claude Horack, "Insolvency and Specific Performance," 31 Harvard L. Rev. 702 (1918)
H. Claude Horack, "Uniform Sales Act and its Effect upon the Iowa Decisions and Statutes," 3 Iowa L. Rev. 67 (1917)
H. Claude Horack, "Dangerous Instrument Doctrine," 26 Yale L. J. 224 (1917)
H. Claude Horack, "The Doctrine of Mutuality in Iowa," 1 Iowa L. Rev. 65 (1915)
H. Claude Horack, "Specific Performance for the Purchase Price," 1 Iowa L. Rev. 53 (1915)