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Biography of Robert L. Bogomolny


University of Baltimore Office of the President


  • Education

    LL.B. (J.D.)
    Harvard Law School

    A.B. cum laude
    Harvard College

  • Career Summary

    President, 2002-present
    University of Baltimore

    Corporate senior vice president and general counsel/Chief Legal Strategist, 1987-2001
    G.D. Searle & Co. (A Unit of Pharmacia)

    Dean and professor of law, 1977-1987
    Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
    Cleveland State University

    Professor of law, 1970-1977
    Southern Methodist University

    Assistant director, 1969-1970
    Vera Institute of Justice Inc., New York

    Assistant chief counsel, 1967-1969
    United States Department of Health, Education and Welfare
    Bureau of Drug Abuse Control

    Special assistant to the U.S. attorney for the District of Columbia, 1966-1967
    Department of Justice, Washington, D.C.

    Attorney, Criminal Division
    Department of Justice, Washington, D.C.

    Associate, 1963-1966
    Burke, Haber & Berrick, Cleveland, Ohio

  • Community and Professional Involvement

    Board member
    Baltimore Symphony Orchestra

    Board member
    Charles Street Development Corporation

    Board member
    Kennedy Krieger Institute

    Board member
    THE ASSOCIATED: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore

    Co-chair
    Baltimore City Historical Society Board of Trustees 

    Member
    State Planning Committee for Postsecondary Education, Maryland Higher Education Commission (MHEC)

    Member
    Baltimore Community Foundation's Arts & Culture Committee

    Former board member
    The Foundation for Emotionally Disturbed Children (overseeing the Orthogenic School at the University of Chicago)

    Former board member
    Greater Baltimore Medical Center

    Former board member
    Jewish Welfare Federation of Cleveland

    Former board member and former chairman of the board
    Chamber Music America 

    Former board member and president
    Free Clinic of Greater Cleveland

    Former board member, former president of the board and former chair
    Development Committee of Orchard Village, Skokie (a program for developmentally disabled adults)

    Former board member
    Shriver Hall Concert Series

    Former chair
    Board of Ethics, City of Baltimore

    Former chair
    Task Force on Medical Care for the Indigent, Board of Cuyahoga County Commissioners

    Former chair
    Council of University System Presidents (CUSP), University System of Maryland

    Former foreman
    Grand Jury, Cuyahoga County

    Former member
    Citizens’ Charter Review Commission of the City of Cleveland

    Former member
    Steering Committee of the Task Force on Violent Crime, The Bar Association of Greater Cleveland

    Former trustee
    Legal Aid Society of Cleveland

  • Bar Memberships

    District of Columbia
    Illinois
    Ohio
    United States Supreme Court
  • Board Membership

    EMCORE Corporation, April 2002 - Present