Federal Court Visit
On April 8, 2011, the LL.M. class visited the John J. Moakley Courthouse in downtown Boston, home of the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts. The class spend the first half of the visit observing trial proceedings in litigation arising from a fire in a hotel in Rome, Italy in 2004. The class then met with Judge William Young for a discussion of the work of a federal trial judge.