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R. Michael Cassidy

professor and faculty director, rappaport center for law and public policy

R. Michael Caddiy 

Boston College Law School
885 Centre Street
Newton Centre, MA 02459
Telephone: 617-552-4343  

















Professor R. Michael Cassidy teaches and writes in the areas of Criminal Law, Evidence, and Professional Responsibility. He is considered an expert on the subject of prosecutorial ethics, and provides training nationally to public sector attorneys on their responsibilities under the Rules of Professional Conduct. He is quoted frequently by the media on subjects relating to criminal law and ethics, including appearing in the New York Times, the Boston Globe, and the Boston Herald. He is the Faculty Director of the Rappaport Center for Law and Public Policy.



B.A. magna cum laude, University of Notre Dame
J.D. magna cum laude, Harvard University


Fall 2015: Evidence
Spring 2016: Criminal Law, Advanced Evidence:Trial Objections


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