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Faculty

Faculty members at Catholic University's Columbus School of Law are dedicated to teaching, scholarship, and service. They are experts in their fields, and are regularly sought after as leading presenters and commentators. They get to know our students one-on-one, and they build life-long relationships with them. Not only do they provide a first-rate legal education, but just as importantly, they prepare our students for a lifetime of service.

Full-time Faculty

Daniel F. Attridge

Daniel F. Attridge, Dean
Trial and Appellate Litigation

Louis Barracato

Louis J. Barracato
Litigation Skills, Advocacy

Marshall Breger

Marshall J. Breger
  Administrative Law, Foreign Relations Law, Middle East Peace Process
 

Stacy Brustin

Stacy L. Brustin
Domestic Relations, Employment, and Public Benefits

Roger Colinvaux

Roger Colinvaux
Non-Profit Organizations, Federal Income Tax, Legislation

 

Robert Destro

Robert A. Destro
Freedom of Speech and Religion, Comparative Constitutional Law

 

Cara Drinan

Cara H. Drinan
Criminal Law, Constitutional Law

Sarah Duggin

Sarah Helene Duggin
Corporate Law, Constitutional Law, Law & Public Policy

 

 

Lisa Everhart

Lisa A. Everhart
Lawyering Skills, Legal Reasoning & Writing, Legal Drafting

 

 

Susanna Fischer

Susanna Frederick Fischer
Copyright Law, Art Law, Media Law, Cyberlaw, Constitutional Law

Clifford Fishman

Clifford S. Fishman
Evidence, Criminal Law and Procedure, Electronic Surveillance

 

 

George Garvey

George E. Garvey
Catholic Social Teaching and Law, Economic Regulation

John Garvey

John H. Garvey
Constitutional Law, Catholic Legal Education

Donna Gregg

Donna Coleman Gregg
Communications Law, Electronic Mass Media Policy and Regulation

A.G. Harmon

A.G. Harmon
Advanced Legal Research and Writing, Law Journal Writing and Editing

 

Roger Hartley

Roger C. Hartley
Labor Law, Labor Relations Law, Federal Courts

Regina Jefferson

Regina T. Jefferson
Individual  Taxation, Partnership Taxation,  ERISA pensions

 

Beverly Jennison

Beverly Petersen Jennison
Lawyering Skills, Legal Drafting, Legal Writing

 

 

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Kathryn Kelly
Civil Procedure, Torts, Complex Litigation

 

Catherine Klein

Catherine F. Klein
Clinical Legal Education, Family Law, Domestic Violence  

 

Paul Kurth

Paul Kurth
Consumer Protection, Bankruptcy, and Family Law

Megan Labelle

Megan M. La Belle
Intellectual Property, Civil Procedure, Federal Courts

Mary Leary

Mary G. Leary
Criminal Law and Procedure, Exploitation of Women and Children, Technology in Criminal Law

 

 

Lisa Lerman

Lisa G. Lerman
Legal Ethics, Externships & Clinics, Family Law, Legal Education

 

Laurie Lewis

Laurie A. Lewis
Legal Research and Writing, Family Law & Mediation

David Lipton

David A. Lipton
Securities Regulation, Corporate Governance, Corporate Finance

Rett Ludwikowski

Rett R. Ludwikowski
Comparative and International Law, International Trade

 

Suzette Malveaux

Suzette Malveaux
Civil Procedure, Complex Litigation, Civil Rights Law, Fair Employment Law 

 

Lisa Martin

Lisa Vollendorf Martin
Domestic Violence, Family Law, Immigration Law

Michael McGonnigal

Michael McGonnigal
Advocacy for the Elderly, Family Law

 

Veryl Miles

Veryl Victoria Miles
Consumer Bankruptcy, Commercial Law, Legal Education

 

Faith Mullen

Faith Mullen
Elderly and Family Law, Welfare Reform, Medicaid Policy

 

Fr. Ray O'Brien

Rev. Raymond C. O'Brien
Family Law, Trusts and Estates

 

J.P. Ogilvy

J.P. Ogilvy
Civil Procedure, Innocence Project Clinic, Social Justice Initiatives

 

 

Ken Pennington

Kenneth Pennington
Ancient, Medieval, and Early Modern Legal History, Church History

 

Tony Perez

Antonio Fidel Perez
Public and Private International Law, International Business

 

Mark Rienzi

Mark L. Rienzi
Constitutional Law, Religious Liberty, First and Fourteenth Amendments

 

 

Heidi-Schooner

Heidi Mandanis Schooner
Domestic and International Regulation of Financial Institutions

 

Marin Scordato

Marin R. Scordato
Tort Law, Agency Law, Jurisprudence, Legal Education

 

 

Lucia Silecchia

Lucia Ann Silecchia
Trusts and Estates, Environmental Law, Property

George Smith

George P. Smith II
Public Health Law; Law, Science and Medicine

William Wagner

William Gabriel Gregory Wagner
Jurisprudence, Commercial Law, Law and Christian Ethics

Geoff Watson

Geoffrey R. Watson
Public International Law, Middle East Peace Process,  American Legal History

 

Victor Williams

Victor Williams
Law and Economics, the Federal Appointment Process

 

Elizabeth Winston

Elizabeth Winston
Patent Law, Trademarks and Unfair Competition, Contracts

 

 

Fred Woods

Frederick E. Woods
Lawyering Skills, Mediation and Arbitration

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Administration

Marin Scordato

Marin Scordato
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Research

 
 

Michelle Borda

Michelle Borda
Assistant Dean for Administration

Maura DeMouy

Maura DeMouy
Assistant Dean for
Student Support

Georgia Niedzielkow

Georgia A. Niedzielko
Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs

 

 

 

 

Other Faculty

Ben Mintz

Benjamin W. Mintz
Employment Law, Administrative Law, Professional Responsibility

 

Michael Noone

Michael F. Noone, Jr.
Military Law, National Security Law, Peacekeeping

 

Ellen Scully

Ellen M. Scully
Clinical Legal Education, Low-income Housing

 


 

 

 

Emeritus Faculty

Clark

Leroy D. Clark
Professor Emeritus

 

Garvey

John J. Garvey
Professor Emeritus

 

Kaplan

William A. Kaplin
Professor Emeritus

 

Marcin

Raymond B. Marcin
Professor Emeritus

 

Margeton

Stephen G. Margeton
Professor Emeritus

 

Rohner

Ralph J. Rohner
Professor Emeritus

 

 

G. Graham Waite
Professor Emeritus

Leah Worthan

Leah Wortham
Professor Emerita

 

Zuckman 
Harvey L. Zuckman
Professor Emeritus

 

 


 

 


 

 


 

 

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