The Catholic University of America

Part -Time Faculty


DISTINGUISHED LECTURERS

The Honorable Edward J. Damich, Distinguished Lecturer in Intellectual Property Law — A.B., 1970, St. Stephen's College; J.D., 1976, The Catholic University of America; LL.M., 1983, and J.S.D., 1991, Columbia University; Judge, U.S. Court of Federal Claims.

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.

Stephen M. Goldman, A.B., 1968, Duke University; J.D., 1971, University of Michigan; D.Phil., 1979, Oxford University; Counsel, Sands Anderson P.C.

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.

Gerald Malia, B.S., 1954, J.D., 1958, LL.M., 1959, Georgetown University; Principal, law offices of Gerald A. Malia.

Theodore Sky, A.B., 1956, Dickinson College; LL.B., 1959, Harvard University; Retired Senior Counsel to the General Counsel of the United States Department of Education.

Harris Weinstein, S.B., 1956, S.M., 1958, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; LL.B., 1961, Columbia University Law School; Retired Partner, Covington & Burling LLP.

The Honorable Roger M. Whelan, A.B., 1959, J.D., 1962, Georgetown University; United States Bankruptcy Judge (1972–83); Private Practice; Senior Counsel, Cooter, Mangold, Deckelbaum & Karas.

Raymond J. Wyrsch, B.A., 1967, Seton Hall University; J.D., 1972, University of Houston; LL.M., 1977, George Washington University Law School; M.B.A., 1982, The George Washington University.

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Lecturers

 

LECTURERS

Reema Ali , B.A., 2000, Emory University; J.D., 2005, The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law; Special Assistant to the Secretary of the Navy, Department of the Navy.

Monsignor Charles Antonicelli, A.B., 1983, Boston College; J.D., 1986, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; S.T.B., 1993, The Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas; J.C.L., 1998, The Catholic University of America; Pastor, St. Thomas the Apostle Church, Washington, D.C. and Episcopal Vicar for Canonical Services, Archdiocese of Washington.

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; Owner and Managing Attorney, Foundation Title.

Joseph A. Balter, B.A., 1972, University of Wisconsin; J.D., 1978, State University of New York, Buffalo; Deputy Federal Public Defender, Office of the Federal Public Defender for the District of Maryland.

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

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

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

Gregory A. Beck, B.S., 1997, Northwestern University; J.D., 2005, University of Illinois College of Law; Staff Attorney, Public Citizen Litigation Group.

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.

Murray A. Bloom, B.A., 1971, University of Connecticut; M.B.A., 1973, University of Connecticut; J.D., 1980 The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Retired Assistant Chief Counsel for Maritime Programs, Maritime Administration, Department of Transportation.

The Honorable David Boynton, B.A., 1979, Gettysburg College; J.D., 1982, University of Baltimore School of Law; Associate Judge, Montgomery County Circuit Court, 6th Judicial Circuit.

David Brewer, B.A., 2004, University of California–Berkeley; J.D., 2010, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Counsel for the House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

James A. Cadogan, B.A., 2003, Princeton University; J.D., 2006, Columbia University School of Law; Counsel to the Assistant Attorney General (Civil), U.S. Department of Justice

Steven A. Burkhart, B.A., 1986, The Catholic University of America; J.D., 1989, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Vice President and General Counsel, Managing Director Fuel Cell Technologies BIC Corporation.

Jeffrey Carlisle, B.A., 1990, University of California, Los Angeles; J.D., 1994, Boalt Hall at the University of California, Berkeley; M.A., The Fletcher School; Executive Vice President for Regulatory Affairs and Public Policy, LightSquared.

Machalagh Carr, B.A., 2002, University of Nevada, Reno; J.D., 2005, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Counsel, Office of Oversight and Investigations, Committee on Natural Resources for the US House of Representatives.

William B. Carroll, B.A., 1963, Providence College; J.D., 1968, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Attorney at Law; Washington, D.C.; (Retired) Of Counsel, Dykema Gossett PLLC; Former General Counsel, Ballistic Missile Defense Organization.

Jasemine C. Chambers, B.A., 1977, Agnes Scott College; Ph.D., 1982, Florida State University; J.D., 2001, George Washington University National Law Center; Deputy Administrator, Office of Policy and External Affairs, U.S. Patent and Trademarks Office.

Scott A. Chambers, B.S., 1974, The Ohio State University; Ph.D., 1981, The Florida State University; J.D., 1992, The George Washington University, National Law Center; Partner, Patton Boggs LLP.

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.

Michal Chorosnicki, Master of Law, 1970, Ph.D. in Politics and Law, 1979, Jagiellonian University, Cracow, Poland; Lecturer, Political Science, Jagiellonian University.

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.

Dree Collopy, B.A., 2004, Grinnell College; J.D., 2007, The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law; Partner of Benach Ragland LLP.

Gavin A. Corn, B.A., 1990, Dickinson College; J.D., 1994, University of Virginia School of Law; Chief Counsel, International Organized Crime Intelligence and Operations Center, IOC-2).

Patrick T. Currier, B.A., 2001, Gettysburg College; J.D., 2005, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Counsel, U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Energy & Commerce.

Justin Daniel, B.A., 2001, The University of Iowa; J.D., 2008, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Associate, Whitestone, Brent, Young & Merril.

Jeffery 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.

Richard C. Dieter, B.S., 1968, University of Notre Dame; M.S., 1972, The Ohio State University; J.D., 1992, Georgetown University Law Center; Executive Director, Death Penalty Information Center.

Kara Donaldson, B.A., 1988, St. Mary's College of Maryland; J.D., 2002, University of Baltimore School of Law; Adjunct, Shemer, LLC.

Alexandra D. Dunn, B.A., 1989, James Madison University; J.D., 1994, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Executive Director & General Counsel, Association of State & Interstate Water Pollution Control Administrators.

Gregory Ewing, B.A., 1999, University of Pennsylvania; J.D., 2008, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Associate, Winston & Strawn.

Gregory G. Faragasso, B.A., 1984, College of William and Mary; J.D., 1988, Brooklyn Law School; Assistant Director, Division of Enforcement, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

Scott N. Flesch, B.A., 1994, The Catholic University of America; J.D., 1997, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Trial Attorney, 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.

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

Kathryn Frey-Balter, B.S., 1989, Northeastern University; J.D., 1992, The George Washington University Law School; Assistant Federal Public Defender, Office of the Public Defender for the District of Maryland; Adjunct Professor, University of Maryland School of Law.

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

E. Elaine Gardner, B.A., 1973, University of Wisconsin; J.D., 1976, Georgetown University Law Center; Director, Disability Rights Project, Washington Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and Urban Affairs.

Shimica Gaskins, B.A., 2002, The Catholic University of America; J.D., 2005, Georgetown University Law Center; Associate, Covington & Burling LLP.

Michael Glynn, B.S., 1985, Boston College; J.D., 1989, University of Maryland, School of Law; Chief of the Screening Unit, Homicide Attorney, Prince George’s County State’s Attorney’s Office.

Benjamin Golant, B.A., 1988, Boston University; J.D., 1992, Georgetown University Law Center; Assistant General Counsel, Library of Congress: United States Copyright Office.

John F. Greaney, B.A., 1973, University of Massachusetts; J.D., 1976, Western New England University; LL.M., 1979, Georgetown University Law Center; M.A., 1983, Georgetown University; Attorney, United States Department of Justice.

Robert Gross, B.A., 1992, Hobart College; J.D., 1997, University of Pittsburgh School of Law; Of Counsel, Bingham McCutchen LLP.

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

Lawrence J. Halloran, B.A., 1973; J.D., 1976, The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law; Personal Services Contractor, Professional Services Council, International Development Initiative.

Patricia A. Ham, B.A., 1982, Syracuse University; J.D., 1985, Temple University School of Law; LL.M. Military Law, 1998, U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s School; LL.M., 2003, The George Washington University School of Law; Associate Judge, U.S. Army Court of Criminal Appeals.

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; Partner, Wilkinson Barker and Knauer, LLP.

Christopher Hitchens, B.A., 1976, American University; 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; Special Assistant to the Deputy Secretary of Defense, Department of Defense.

John B. Holt, B.S. 1972, United States Naval Academy; J.D. 1977, Vanderbilt University; Trial Attorney, U.S. Department of Justice.

Ahmad Iravani, B.A., 1996, University of Therami, 1998, Haze Elmeich of Ghom (University of Islamic Studies); M.A., 1998, University of AAllama Tabatabae; Instructor, The Catholic University of America, School of Theology and Religious Studies; In charge of Islamic Studies and Dialogue at the Center for the Study of Culture and Values,, The Catholic University of America.

Peter Jeffrey, B.A., 1994, Xavier University; J.D., 2004, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Member The Jeffrey Law Group, PLLC.

Patrick M. Jordan, B.S., 2001 Gettysburg College; J.D., 2007, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Presidential Management Fellow, Community Planning & Development for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

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.

Charles H. Kennedy, B.A., 1968, Florida State University; J.D., 1976, University of Chicago Law School; Partner, Wilkinson Barker and Knauer, LLP.

Stephen Klitzman, B.A., 1966, University of Pennsylvania; M.A.,
1969, Stanford University; J.D. 1975, Georgetown University Law Center; Deputy Chief, Federal Communications Commission, Consumer & Governmental Affairs Bureau, Office of Intergovernmental Affairs; former Associate Director, FCC Office of Legislative Affairs, and Senior Attorney, FCC Office of General Counsel.

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, Office of Insurance Products.

Matthew J. Laskoski, B.S., 2001, Carnegie Mellon University; J.D., 2004, George Mason University School of Law; Associate, Patton Boggs LLP.

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; Benefits Counsel, International Union of Operating Engineers.

Laura J. Lederer, B.A., University of Michigan; J.D., 1994, DePaul College of Law; President, Global Centurion Foundation.

Kurt Martens, Bachelor degree in law, 1993, KULAK; Licentiate degree in law, 1996, K.U. Leuven; Licentiate degree in canon law, 1997, K.U. Leuven; Doctorate in canon law, 2004, K.U. Leuven; Associate Professor, School of Canon Law, The Catholic University of America.

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; Associate Counsel, the Republican National Committee.

Gretchen McMullen , B.A., 1984, Trinity College; J.D., 1988, The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law; Labor Relations Attorney, The National Air Traffic Controllers Association.

Michelle N. Mendez, B.A., 2002, University of Richmond; J.D., 2008, University of Maryland School of Law; Senior Attorney, Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Washington, Immigration Legal Services.

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

Erica Miles, B.A., 1998, Barnard College, Columbia University; J.D., 2003, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Attorney, U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Division, Office of Immigration Litigation.

Patrick A. Mulloy, B.A., 1963, King’s College; M.A. 1965, University of Notre Dame; J.D., 1971, The George Washington University Law School; L.L.M., 1978, Harvard Law School; Commissioner, United States-China Economic and Security Review Commission; Washington Representative/Consultant, President Emeritus, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.

Ragan Naresh, B.A., 2001, Tulane University; J.D., 2007, Georgetown University Law Center; Associate, Kirkland & Ellis, LLP.

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

Laura Palguta-Barbour, B.S., 1984, The Catholic University of America; J.D., 1989, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Career Clerk to the Honorable Loren A. Smith, United States Court of Federal Claims.

Nicholas P. Panos, B.A., 1988, Colgate University; J.D., 1994, University of Denver College of Law; M.B.A., 2008, Columbia Business School; Senior Special Counsel, Office of Mergers and Acquisitions, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

Patrick J. Petit, B.A., 1966, Benedictine University; M.L.S., 1973, University of Maryland, College Park; J.D., 1978, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law.

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

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.

Mina Mazaheri Raskin, B.A., 1986, University of Pennsylvania; J.D., 1989, Georgetown University Law Center; LL.M., 1992, Georgetown University Law Center; EEO Officer, Bureau of Prisons.

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.

William A. Schreiner Jr., B.A., 1992, State University of New York College at Oswego; J.D., 1997, New York University School of Law; Counsel, Zuckerman Spaeder LLP.

Harvey Schweitzer, B.A., 1973, San Francisco State University; J.D., 1976, University of California School of Law, Los Angeles; Of Counsel, Savit & Szymkowicz, 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.

Daniel M. Shemer, B.S., 1977, Frostburg State College; J.S., 1980, University of Baltimore School of Law; President, Shemer Bar Review, 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; Senior Investigator, Civil Rights Division, United States Department of Justice.

E. Andrew Southerling, B.A., 1990, Villanova University; J.D., 1994, The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law; Associate, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP.

Kenneth A. Sprang, B.S., 1969, The Ohio State University; M.A., 1973, University of Michigan; J.D., 1978, Case Western Reserve University School; Partner, Washington International Business Counsel, LLP.

Michael J. Surgalla Jr., B.A., 1979 State University of New York at Buffalo; J.D., 1982, State University of New York at Buffalo; LL.M., 1986, The London School of Economics and Political Science; Attorney, U.S. Department of Justice Criminal Division Human Rights and Special Prosecutions Section.

Cora D. Tekach, B.A., 1984, Rutgers University; J.D., 1991, American University Washington College of Law; Founder, Tekach Law Firm, PLLC, Immigration practice.

The Honorable James P. Timony, B.S., 1954, Ohio University; LL.B., 1959, Georgetown University Law Center; LL.M., 1961, Georgetown University Law Center; Administrative Law Judge (retired), Federal Trade Commission.

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.

Eleanor Vuono, B.A., 1992, Princeton University; J.D., 1995, University of Virginia School of Law; Freelance trial and appellate litigation.

Eleanor Vuono, B.A., 1992, Princeton University; J.D., 1995, University of Virginia School of Law; Freelance trial and appellate litigation.

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