Order of the Fleur de Lis

To be inducted into the SLU LAW Order of the Fleur de Lis Hall of Fame is the highest honor from Saint Louis University School of Law. As a Catholic, Jesuit university, Saint Louis University’s mission is the pursuit of truth for the greater glory of God and for the service of humanity. The University seeks excellence in the fulfillment of its corporate purposes of teaching, research, health care and service to the community. It is dedicated to leadership in the continuing quest for understanding of God's creation and for the discovery, dissemination and integration of the values, knowledge and skills required to transform society in the spirit of the Gospels. This pursuit is motivated by the inspiration and values of the Judeo-Christian tradition and is guided by the spiritual and intellectual ideals of the Society of Jesus.


Saint Louis University School of Law is proud to announce the 2017 inductees into the Order of the Fleur de Lis Hall of Fame. Thirteen honorees will be inducted as the third class of members of the School of Law’s Hall of Fame, its highest distinction.

The 2017 members of the Order of the Fleur de Lis are:

  • Honorable Terry I. Adelman*, 1970
  • Honorable Susan E.  Block, 1975
  • Kevin C. Curran, 1978
  • Jesse A. Goldner, John D. Valentine Professor of Law Emeritus
  • Roger L. Goldman,  Callis Family Professor of Law Emeritus
  • Honorable Jimmie M. Edwards, 1981
  • Anita C. Esslinger, 1978
  • Honorable Kevin F. O’Malley, 1973
  • Bernard A. Reinert, 1962
  • Honorable Karen E. Schreier, 1981
  • Mary Anne Sedey, 1975
  • Reuben A. Shelton, 1981
  • Honorable Lisa S. Van Amburg, 1975

*indicates deceased

For more information, and to purchase tickets to the Hall of Fame Ceremony, please visit: alumni.slu.edu/LawHOF17 or contact Amanda Goldsmith, Director of Development, at 314-977-3303 or amanda.goldsmith@slu.edu.

Event Details:


Friday, October 13, 2017

6:00 p.m. Cocktail Hour

7:00 p.m. Dinner and Induction Ceremony



Missouri Athletic Club

Missouri Room

405 Washington Ave.

Saint Louis, MO 63102