I have written in the fields of legal education, legal history and law and literature. Currently, I'm researching the property law issues that arise in Victorian literature.
education and training
- LL.M. in , Columbia University - (New York, New York, United States) 1992
- Ed.M. in Administration, Planning and Social Policy, Harvard University - (Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States) 1986
- J.D. in , The University of Texas at Austin - (Austin, Texas, United States) 1981
- A.B. in History (Magna Cum Laude), Harvard University - (Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States) 1978
- Alton, S. R (2019). Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Holmes: A Tale of Two Testaments. South Carolina Law Review. 71(1), 45-75.
- Alton, S. R. (2017). The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll's Will: A Tale of Testamentary Capacity. Tulsa Law Review. (2), 263-287.
- Alton, S. R. (2011). The Game is Afoot!: The Significance of Gratuitous Transfers in the Sherlock Holmes Canon. Infrastructure. (1), 125-171.
- Alton, S. R (2010). Roll Over Langdell, Tell Llewellyn the News: A Brief History of American Legal Education. Oklahoma City University Law Review. 35(2), 339-363.
- Alton, S. R (2001). From Marbury v. Madison to Bush v. Gore: 200 Years of Judicial Review in the United States. Texas Weleyan Law Review. 8(1), 7-28.
awards and honors
recent teaching activities
Texas A&M University; Texas A&M University School of Law; 8500 TAMU
Fort Worth, TX 76102-6509