The Catholic University of America
Part-Time Faculty

 DISTINGUISHED LECTURERS

Lesley Fair, A.B., 1978, University of Notre Dame; J.D., 1981, University of Texas School of Law; Senior Attorney, Bureau of Consumer Protection, Federal Trade Commission.

John E. Higgins Jr., A.B., 1961, Boston College; J.D., 1964, Boston University; M.S., 1970, Cornell University; (Retired) Deputy General Counsel, National Labor Relations Board.

LECTURERS


Kathleen B. Asdorian, B.A., 1976, University of Maryland College Park; J.D., 1990, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; J.C.L., 2006, The Catholic University of America; Attorney for Counselors Title, LLC; Of Counsel to Press & Dozier, LLC; pro bono counsel for Catholic Charities and Archdiocesan Legal Network; Owner and Managing Attorney, Foundation Title, Inc.

David G. Barger, B.A., 1976, University of Maryland; M.S., 1977, University of Denver; J.D., 1981, University of Maryland; Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig.

Seth M. Barsky, B.A., 1986, University of Pennsylvania; J.D., 1990, University of Pennsylvania; Section Chief, Wildlife and Marine Resources section of the Environment and Natural Resources Division, United States Department of Justice.

Cecily E. Baskir
, A.B., 1996, Princeton University; J.D., 2002, Yale Law School; LL.M., 2009, Georgetown University Law Center; Attorney, Law Office of Cecily E. Baskir, LLC.

Jamie E. Berry, B.A., 1997, Marquette University; J.D., 2000, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Senior Vice President Questio Operations, UnitedLex Corporation.

Don R. Berthiaume, B.S., 1996, SUNY College at Buffalo; J.D., 2000, University At Buffalo, School of Law; Investigative Counsel, Oversight and Review Division of U.S. Department of Justice, Office of the Inspector General.

Thomas Blinka, B.A., 1979, Cornell University; Ph.D., 1985, University of Wisconsin-Madison; J.D., 2002, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Partner, Cooley Godward Kronish, LLP.

George A. Borden, B.A. 1984, Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs; J.D. 1987, Harvard Law School; Partner, Williams & Connolly LLP.

Phillip D. Brady, B.A., 1973, University of Notre Dame; J.D., 1976, Loyola University School of Law; Senior Vice President, Government Affairs, Phillips 66.

Joseph K. Brenner, A.B., 1979, Cornell University; J.D., 1982, Georgetown University Law Center; Chief Counsel, Division of Enforcement, United States Securities and Exchange Commission.

Daniel A. Bress, A.B., 2001, Harvard College; J.D., 2005 University of Virginia School of Law; Partner, Kirkland & Ellis.

Jorge E. Castro, B.A., 1999, The George Washington University; J.D., 2002, University of Wisconsin School of Law; Founder and Principal, Castro Strategies, LLC.

John Chamble, B.A., 1977, Fordham University; J.D., 1980, Syracuse University College of Law; Branch Chief, Office of the Federal Public Defender, District of Maryland.

Laura Chase, B.A., 1984, Providence College; J.D., 1987, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Deputy State’s Attorney, Montgomery County, Rockville, Md.

Tillena G. Clark, B.A., 1981, University of Rochester; M.A., 1984, The Catholic University of America; J.D., 2005, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Managing Member, Law Office of Tillena G. Clark, LLC.

Mary B. Cullinan,
B.A., 1986, University of Notre Dame; M.A., 1993, The University of Texas at San Antonio; J.D., 2016, The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law; Law Clerk, United States Court of Federal Claims.

Jeffrey Danzig, B.A., 1993, The University of Michigan; J.D., 1997, The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law; Attorney, Law Office of Jeffrey S. Danzig, PLLC.


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Scott N. Flesch, B.A., 1994, The Catholic University of America; J.D., 1997, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Chief, Bid Protest, U.S. Army Litigation Center, Contract and Fiscal Law Division, U.S. Army Judge Advocate General Corps.

C. Reid Flinn, B.A., 1984, Washington & Lee University; J.D., 1987, Washington & Lee University; Sole Proprietorship, C. Reid Flinn, Esq.

Matthew T. Foley, B.A., 1989, Binghamton University, J.D., 1992, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law, Public Defender for Arlington County and the City of Falls Church.

Kyrus L. Freeman, B.A., 1999, University of Pennsylvania; J.D., 2002, Vanderbilt School of Law; Partner, Holland & Knight.

Robert M. Fuhrer, B.S., 1988, DeVry Institute of Technology; J.D., 1993, Capital University Law School; Special Counsel, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, LLP.

J. Parker Griffin III, B.A., 2000, University of Richmond; J.D., 2008, The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law; Financial Advisor, Morgan Stanley.


Paul J. Haase, B.S., 1998, The College of William and Mary; J.D., 2002, Georgetown University Law Center; General Counsel, Talent & Properties, Octagon, Inc.

Rosemary C. Harold, B.A., 1980, College of William and Mary; M.A., 1985, Missouri School of Journalism; J.D., 1991, Georgetown University Law Center; Chief of the Enforcement Bureau, Federal Communications Commission.

Thomas J. Harrison
, B.S., 1995, George Mason University; J.D., 2000, Widener University School of Law; Managing Member, Harrison Law PLLC.

Randolph L. Hill, B.A., 1983, University of California San Diego, Revelle College; J.D., 1987, University of California Berkeley School of Law; Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of International and Tribal Affairs, Environmental Protection Agency.

Christopher Hitchens, B.A., 1976, American University; MLS, 1980, University of Maryland; J.D., 1987, University of Maryland, School of Law; In-house Counsel, Montgomery Village Foundation.

David B. Hodgkinson, B.A., 1991, Dickinson College; J.D., 1994, Gonzaga University School of Law; Division Director, Security and Law Enforcement Division/EUR/ACE, Department of State.

Sandra L. Hodgkinson, B.A., 1992, Tulane University; M.A., 1995, University of Denver, Graduate School of International Studies; J.D., 1995, University of Denver, College of Law; Vice-President, Strategic Planning and Chief of Staff at Finmeccanica, North America and DRS Technologies and Captain in the U.S. Navy JAG Corps reserves.

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S. Jun Jin, B.A., 1994, University of Pennsylvania; J.D., 1999, George Washington University School of Law; Assistant General Counsel, Office of General Counsel, U.S. Agency for Interantional Development.

Patrick M. Jordan, B.S., 2001 Gettysburg College; J.D., 2007, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Senior Director,Enterprise Advisors, Enterprise Community Partners, Inc.

The Honorable Richard Jordan, B.A., 1974, Georgetown University; J.D., 1977, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Judge, Circuit Court for Montgomery County, Maryland.

Amitabh Khardori, B.A., 2000, The University of Chicago; M.I.S., 2003, Columbia University; J.D., 2006, The George Washington University School of Law; Attorney Advisor, Office of General Counsel, United States Agency for International Development.

Bryan M. Killian, B.A., 2002, University of Virginia; J.D., 2005 Harvard Law School; Partner, Morgan & Lewis.

David C. Koelsch
, B.A., 1988, Michigan State University; J.D., 1994, The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law; Former Professor, University of Detroit Mercy School of Law, 2001-2015; Supervisory Appeals Officer, U.S. Department of Homeland Security..

William J. Kotapish, B.A., 1977, University of Virginia; J.D., 1987, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Assistant Director, SEC Division of Investment Management, Disclosure Review and Accounting Office.

Vincent A. Lacovara III, B.A. 1992, Duke University; J.D. 1997, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Compliance and Privacy Officer, Office of the President, The Catholic University of America

Ernesto Lanza, B.A., 1985, Harvard University; J.D., 1988, University of Pennsylvania Law School; Banking & Finance Attorney, Clark Hill PLC.

John L. Leary, B.A., 1971, St. Joseph’s College; Ph.D., 1981, M.A., 1973, University of Maryland; J.D., 1987, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Associate General Counsel, International Union of Operating Engineers.
 
Patrick McCarty, B.A., 1980, University of Virginia; J.D., 1986, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Managing Director, Government Relations and Regulatory Affairs, ICAP.

Troy McCurry, B.A.,2001, The University of Georgia; J.D., 2006, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Counsel to Commissioner Caroline Hunter, Federal Election Committee.
 

 Andrew C. Mergen, B.A., 1986, University of Wisconsin-Madison; J.D., 1989, George Washington University Law School; Deputy Section Chief, Appellate Section of the Environment and Natural Resources Division, United States Department of Justice.

Lindsey C. Mervis, B.A., 2001, Miami University; J.D., 2012, The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law; Communications Trainer and Coach, KNP Communications.

James Miner, B.S., 1989, University of Rochester; J.D., 1994, American University Washington College of Law; Partner, Attentive Law Group.

Natalie C. Moffett, B.A., 1997, University of Vermont; J.D., 2004, The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law; Founding Partner, Cater Moffett Law Firm.

Donald Mooers, B.A., 1981, Duke University; J.D., 1986, George Washington University Law School; Founder and Managing Partner, Mooers Immigration.

Leila A. Mullican, B.A., 2005, John Brown University; M.P.A., 2008, Cornell University; J.D., 2011, University of Missouri-Columbia; Staff Attorney, Central Legal Staff, United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces.

John Nalls, B.A., 1986, Gettysburg College; J.D., 1986; J.D., 1989, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Founding Member, Counselors Title, LLC as well as Law Firm of Pardo & Drazin.

Christopher M. Netram, B.A., 1998, University of Central Florida; J.D., 2003, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; LL.M., 2006, Georgetown University Law Center; Tax Counsel and Budget Advisor for U.S. Senator Susan Collins (R-Maine).

Pilar C. Nichols, B.S., 2002, Pennsylvania State University; J.D., 2005, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Partner, Tomes, Salter, Nichols, & Gomez LLC.

Scott J. Pivnick, B.A., 1992, University of Connecticut; J.D., 1995, The George Washington University Law School; Partner, Alston & Bird, LLP.

James Q. Pope, B.A., 1978, University of Virginia; J.D., 1983, The George Washington University Law School; M.S.S., 1994, Virginia Commonwealth University; Attorney/Mediator/Trainer, Law Offices of Pope & Pope.

Jeffrey S. Puretz, B.A., 1976, University of Maryland; J.D., 1981, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Partner, Dechert LLP.

Paul L. Ratcliffe, B.S., 1991, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University; M.S., 1997, The Catholic University of America; J.D., 1998, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Partner, Attentive Law Group.

Neil Richman, B.A., 1992, University of California, Santa Barbara; J.D., 1997, University of Richmond, T.C. Williams School of Law; Partner, Attentive Law Group.

Mark Ruddy, B.S., 1995, Fairfield University; Professional Program in Business, 1996, New York University; J.D., 2000, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; private practice.

Michael J. Ryan Jr., B.A., 1985, Villanova University; J.D., 1991, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Senior Vice President and Managing Director of Board Services, Corporate Board Member, An NYSE Euronext Company.

David I. Salem, B.A., 1978, State University of New York at Albany; J.D./M.B.A., 1982, University of Maryland; Assistant U.S. Attorney District of Maryland, U.S. Department of Justice.

Christopher W. Savage, A.B., 1977, Harvard College, J.D., 1980, Harvard Law School, Partner, and Co-chair, Communications Practice, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP.

John N. Sharifi, B.S., 1998, Purdue University; J.D., 2002, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; LL.M. 2005, The George Washington University Law Center; Founding Member, Law Offices of John N. Sharifi, LLC.

Steven R. Semler, B.A., 1967, Hunter College; J.D., 1970, The George Washington University Law School; Of Counsel, Fortney Scott LLC.

Brooks Singer, B.A., 1995, University of Arizona; J.D., 1998, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; M.A., 2002, The Catholic University of America; Lecturer of Undergraduate Studies; School of Business & Department of Sociology - Crime and Justice, The Catholic University of America; Head Varsity Men's Lacrosse Coach, The Catholic University of America.

Bryan N. Tramont, B.A., 1989, The George Washington University Law School; J.D., 1993, Yale University Law School; Managing Partner, Wilkinson Barker and Knauer, LLP.

Bonnie Weiss McLeod, B.S., 1988, University of Maryland College Park; Ph.D., Molecular Biology, 1994, University of Maryland College Park; J.D., 2001, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Partner, Cooley LLP.

Stanley E. Woodward Jr., B.A., 2004, American University; M.S., 2005, American University; J.D., 2008, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Counsel, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, LLP.

William David Young II, BA., 1994, Amherst College; J.D., 1997, The College of Wliam and Mary School of Law; LL.M. Temple University Japan, School of Law; Assistant General Counsel for Africa, United States Agency for International Development.

Daniel M. Zachem, B.A., 1980, The George Washington University; J.D., 1985, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Retired Assistant United States Attorney, Office of the United States Attorney for the District of Columbia.

 

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