Memorials and Tributes

Conrad Lawler Kellenberg, 1928–2016


Conrad Lawler Kellenberg, 1928–2016


Download MemoryCard.pdf (76 KB)

Download Funeral Liturgy (216 KB)


Born February 12, 1928

Conrad L. Kellenberg has been a member of the faculty of the Notre Dame Law School since 1955, becoming a full professor in 1967, and serving as director of the Neighborhood Legal Services Program from 1965 through 1967. His teaching experience includes visiting professorships at the University of East Africa (1964-65) and the University of London (1968-70). He earned his A.B. from St. John’s University in 1949 and his J.D. from Columbia University in 1952; he also studied as a graduate fellow at Yale University (1958-59). Admitted to the New York Bar in 1952, Professor Kellenberg served as a legal officer in the U.S. Air Force and engaged in private law practice in New York City from 1953 to 1955.

Professor Kellenberg taught in the areas of environmental, energy, minerals, water, agricultural, land-use, public-lands, and housing and community development law. He has been a member of the International Third World Legal Studies Association since 1965.

Born into Eternal Life April 8, 2016

Publication Date





Notre Dame Law School Mourns the Loss of Professor Emeritus Conrad Kellenberg by Dean Nell Jessup Newton, Joseph A. Matson Dean and Professor of Law

South Bend Tribune Obituary

Conrad Kellenberg's Publications

Conrad Lawler Kellenberg, 1928–2016