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Hon. Christine M. McEvoy (Ret.)

Adjunct Professor


Hon. Christine M. McEvoy is a retired Justice of the Massachusetts Superior Court, having been appointed in 1994.  Previously, she served as the First Justice of the Concord Division of the District Court, having been appointed to that court in 1989.

Justice McEvoy graduated from Regis College, A.B., and from Suffolk University Law School, J.D., cum laude, serving as a member of the Suffolk Law Review.  Upon graduation, she served as a Law Clerk to the Justices of the Superior Court, and thereafter as an Assistant District Attorney for Middlesex County for twelve years, trying capital cases and major felonies.

Justice McEvoy is presently an Adjunct Professor at Boston College Law School, teachingTrial Practice, having been a member of their adjunct faculty member since 1988. She is a board member of the Flaschner Judicial Institute and has chaired their Evidence Program for many years.  She has also chaired the Search and Seizure program for the Massachusetts Judicial Institute.  She is co-author of Hearsay, Russell & Tuoni, MCLE, 20xx, has contributed chapters to various MCLE publications, including Massachusetts Superior Court Criminal PracticeA Practical Guide to IntroducingEvidence, and has lectured extensively on search and seizure, homicide, criminal law and evidence at numerous judicial and legal forums including bar review coursesIn her capacity as Chair of the Rule of Law for the Massachusetts Judges Conference, Justice McEvoy has also lectured in China and Russia.