Peter Marshall (1981-82)

Wedding picture of Peter Marshall and his wife Roberta. Peter is wearing a dark suit with a red tie. Roberta is wearing a white, long-sleeved dress and holding a single red rose. They are standing next to Justice Abrahamson, who is wearing her judicial robes.

In reading the notes from other clerks I was struck by two things.  First, Justice Abrahamson certainly had some kind of magic touch when officiating over her clerks’ nuptials.  Earlier this year Roberta and I celebrated our 40th wedding anniversary. Second, like many of her other clerks, Justice Abrahamson taught me how to write – really write.  I had to chuckle when I read Peter Chen’s description of arriving in chambers one morning after a late night to find his latest draft rearranged and in pieces on the floor.  One of my most indelible memories of my time with Justice […]