Frank L. Wiswall, Jr. joined the Journal's Editorial Board in 1991. A sole practitioner in Castine, Maine, he currently serves as a vice president of the Comité Maritime International, the editor-in-chief of volumes 6-6F of Benedict on Admiralty, and a professor of law at the International Maritime Law Institute (Malta) and the World Maritime University (Malmo). He also is the author of the classic work The Development of Admiralty Jurisdiction and Practice Since 1800 (1970). Dr. Wiswall holds a B.A. from Colby College, a J.D. from Cornell University, and a Ph.D. from Cambridge University.