Tribute to Charles Cannon

Vol. 16 No. 1


Haynes and Boone, LLP

Charles Cannon - remarkable scholar, sought after counselor and peacemaker, loving father and husband, dedicated partner and friend passed away on December 3, 2012 in Austin, Texas.

His life is distinguished by notable accomplishments in academia, having graduated from prestigious Yale Law School and Yale Divinity School, and in his numerous writings and law and mediation practices, giving his readers and his clients the benefits of his thoughtful analysis of issues through his wit, wisdom and experience. His life is distinguished by a unique ability to connect to people and effectively bring their problems to resolution. Charles had a giving spirit, exemplified in volunteering to teach young children the game of golf, his many pro-bono mediation activities and as an organ donor. His life is distinguished by love and loyalty as husband to Gayle Cannon and father and grandfather to children and grandchildren, who clearly returned that love.

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