This Tribute is about Law Professor David Michael Skover, written by his longtime friend, Ronald K.L. Collins. While crafting this Tribute, Collins recalls many personal and professional memories of David Skover. The result is a record of enormous achievement combined with heart-breaking affliction; it is also a chronicle of a man with an unflinching determination to achieve excellence in all things, from mastering his operatic voice to realizing his scholarly objectives.
Ronald K.L. Collins, “Finishing the Hat”: Reflections on David Skover’s Life in the Law, 46 SEATTLE U. L. REV. 1 (2022).