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GeoffreyBennettSuffolk Street, London, London SW1Y 4HG England011 44 20 7484 7822Geoffrey.J.Bennett.24@nd.edu
  • Faculty
  • Emeriti
  • London
  • Art Law
Geoffrey Bennett first joined the Notre Dame London Law Programme as an adjunct associate professor of law in 1992, and has served as director of the program since 1995. He earned his B.A. from Cambridge University (England) in 1974, and became a barrister in 1975. He has lectured in law at both the University of Liverpool (England) (1976-80) and the University of Leeds (England) (1981-90), held a visiting professorship at the University of Louisville (Kentucky) (1983-84, 1987-88), and served as senior lecturer (1990-94) and reader (1994-95) in law at City University (London, England). Professor Bennett’s areas of academic interest include cultural property, criminal procedure, the law of education, contract law and comparative law. /assets/71527/original/bennett.jpgBooks Davies on Contract, with R. Upex, Sweet & Maxwell, London, 9th ed. 2004. "A" Level Law, with others (Sweet and Maxwell (London) 1983; 2d ed. 1988; 3d ed. 1992; 4th ed. 1996). Book Segments Evidence and Ossification, in City University Centenary Lectures in Law 47 (M. Dockray ed., Blackstone Press (London) 1996). Articles Theft, Treasure and heritage, The Magistrate, Vol. 72, No. 2, pp. 2-3, 2016. Sentencing Guidelines; Theft Act offences; heritage assets, [2016] Criminal Law Review, pp. 274-274. Criminal Procedure & Sentencing, All England Law Reports Annual Review of 2012, pp. 158-175, 2013. Criminal Procedure & Sentencing, All England Law Reports Annual Review of 2011, pp. 149-168, 2012. Criminal Procedure & Sentencing, All England Law Reports Annual Review of 2010, pp. 156-175, 2011. Criminal Procedure & Sentencing, All England Law Reports Annual Review of 2009, pp. 157-177, 2010. Criminal Procedure & Sentencing, All England Law Reports Annual Review of 2008, pp. 150-170, 2009. Criminal Procedure & Sentencing, All England Law Reports Annual Review of 2008, pp 150-170, 2009. Legislative Responses to Terrorism, A View from Great Britain, 109 Penn State Law Review 947- 966 (2005). Wrongful Conviction, Lawyer Incompetence and English Law – some Recent Themes, 42 Brandeis Law Journal 189-205 (2003-04) Criminal Procedure & Sentencing, All England Law Reports Annual Review of 2006, 159 (2007); annual contributions since 1982. Is the New York Times "Actual Malice" Standard Really Necessary? A Comparative Perspective, with R. Weaver, 53 Louisiana Law Review 1153 (1993). Legislative Responses to Terrorism: A View From Britain, 109 Penn State Law Review 947 (2005). The Northern Ireland Broadcasting Ban: Some Reflections on Judicial Review, with R. Weaver, 22 Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law 1119 (1990). Conservation, Control and Heritage -€” Public Law and Portable Antiquities, with C. Brand, 12 Anglo-American Law Review 141 (1984).Director, Notre Dame London Law ProgrammeConcurrent Professor of LawGabriel Smith
GeorgianneWalker1100 Eck Hall of
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  • Adjunct Faculty
 Georgianne Walker came to May Oberfell Lorber as a law clerk in 2000. She earned her J.D. at Valparaiso University School of Law in 2001. Walker is licensed in both Indiana (2001) and Michigan (2002). Walker practices primarily in litigation, counseling and representing clients in medical malpractice and wrongful death claims, commercial litigation matters, shareholder disputes, and trust and estate litigation. Walker’s compassion for animals is evident in her volunteer work with Chesapeake Bay Retriever Relief and Rescue and Potawatomi Zoological Society, where she sits on the Board of Directors, Executive Committee, and Development Committee. In her free time, she enjoys running, lifting weights, and hiking with her Chesapeake Bay Retriever. Depo SkillsAdjunct Professorgwalker
GerardBradleyV.3156 Eck Hall of Law574.631.8385574.631.8078Gerard.V.Bradley.16@nd.edu
  • Faculty
  • Full Time Faculty
  • Church & State Doctrine
  • Constitutional Criminal Procedure
  • Constitutional History
  • Constitutional Interpretation
  • Constitutional Interpretation (History of)
  • Constitutional Law
  • Criminal Law & Procedure
  • Education Reform & Policy
  • Law & Religion
  • Natural Law Theory
Gerard V. Bradley is Professor of Law at the University of Notre Dame, where he teaches Legal Ethics and Constitutional Law. At Notre Dame he directs (with John Finnis) the Natural Law Institute and co-edits The American Journal of Jurisprudence, an international forum for legal philosophy. Bradley has been a Visiting Fellow at the Hoover Institution of Stanford University, and a Senior Fellow of the Witherspoon Institute, in Princeton, New Jersey. He served for many years as President of the Fellowship of Catholic Scholars. Bradley received his B.A and J.D. degrees from Cornell University, graduating Summa cum laude from the law school in 1980. After serving in the Trial Division of the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office he joined the law faculty at the University of Illinois. He moved to Notre Dame in 1992. Bradley has published over one hundred scholarly articles and reviews. His most recent books are an edited collection of essays titled, Challenges to Religious Liberty in the Twenty-First Century (published by Cambridge University Press in 2012), Essays on Law, Religion, and Morality and Unquiet Americans: U.S. Catholics and the Common Good (both to be published in 2014.) He is currently working on a book about regulating obscenity in the Internet Age. /assets/90112/original/bradley_2012.jpgLAW70305, Constitutional Law II LAW70359, Constitutional Criminal Procedure LAW70803, Legal Externship-Public Defender-Ethics LAW75733, Legal Externship-Public Defender LAW75735, Legal Externship-Public DefenderBooks Catholicism in the Public Domain (Saint Augustine’s Press 2012). Essays on Law, Religion and Morality (Saint Augustine’s Press 2012). Challenges to Religious Liberty in the Twenty-First Century (edited) (Cambridge, 2011). A Brief History of Religious Liberty in American (Heritage 2008). A Student’s Guide to Law (ISI, 2006). Same-Sex Attraction: A Parent’s Guide (edited, with Rev. John Harvey, OSFS) (St. Augustine’s Press, 2003). Science and Faith (edited, with D. DeMarco)(St. Augustine’s Press, 2000). Catholicism, Liberalism and Communitarianism: The Catholic Intellectual Tradition and the Moral Foundations of Democracy (Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 1995). Set No Limits: A Rebuttal to Daniel Callahan’s Proposal to Limit Health Care for the Elderly (R. Barry and G. Bradley eds., University of Illinois Press 1991). Church-State Relationships in America (Greenwood Press 1987). Book Segments Inescapably a Liberal: Richard Rorty as Social Theorist, in Liberalism at the Crossroads 135 (C. Wolfe and J. Hittinger eds., Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 1994). Beyond Murray'€™s Articles of Peace and Faith, in The Thought of John Courtney Murray 181 (K. Grasso and R. Hunt eds., Eerdmans 1992). Articles Professor Bradley has published numerous articles on the topics of constitutional law as well as law and religion, including: Religion at a Public, University, 49 William and Mary Law Review 2217-2263 (2008). Response to Endicott: The Case of Wise Electrician, 50 American Journal of Jurisprudence 257-262 (2005). Response to an article by Timothy Endicott in this issue, p. 233; Symposium on Natural Law and Natural Rights. Law and the Culture of Marriage, 18 Notre Dame Journal of Law, Ethics & Public Policy 189-217 (2004). Retribution: The Central Aim of Punishment, 27 Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy 19-31 (2003). Unconstitutional Stereotype: Catholic Schools as Pervasively Sectarian, 7 Texas Review of Law & Politics 1-24 (2002). Same-Sex Marriage: Our Final Answer?, 14 Notre Dame Journal of Law, Ethics & Public Policy 729-752 (2000). Retribution and the Secondary Aims of Punishment, 44 American Journal of Jurisprudence 105-123 (1999). Plea Bargaining and the Criminal Defendant's Obligation to Plead Guilty, 40 South Texas Law Review 65-82 (1999). Catholic Faith and Legal Scholarship, 47 Journal of Legal Education 13 (1997). Marriage and the Liberal Imagination, with Robert P. George, 84 Georgetown Law Journal 301 (1995). The New Constitutional Covenant, 9 The World and I 359 (1994). Life'€™s Dominion: An Argument About Abortion, Euthanasia, and Individual Freedom, 69 Notre Dame Law Review 329 (1993). The Right of Privacy, Sustained (The Rehnquist Court), 1993 Public Interest Law Review 41 (1992). Beguiled: Free Exercise Exemptions and the Siren Song of Liberalism, 20 Hofstra Law Review 245 (1991). The Curran Case, 2 Ius Ecclesiae 193 (1990). Dogmatomachy -€” A "Privatization" Theory of the Religious Clause Cases, 30 St. Louis University Law Journal 275 (1986). Book Reviews 71 Notre Dame Law Review 671 (1996) (reviewing Robert George, Making Men Moral (1994)). LX New Oxford Review 30 (reviewing John M. Finnis, Moral Absolutes (1993)).Judge in gay marriage case subject to speculation - The Associated Press (Quotes: Gerard Bradley) August 6, 2010 Why Has Media Ignored Judge's Possible Bias In California's Gay Marriage Case? - FOXNews (Opinion: By: Gerard Bradley) August, 4, 2010 What Kind of Justice Would Kagan Be? (Quotes: Gerard Bradley) - National Catholic Register, June 28, 2010Professor of LawGloria KrullGBRADLEY
GloriaKrull3150 Eck Hall of
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  Faculty Admin Assistant for Professors: Bellia,T., Bellia,AJ, Bradley, Huber; Kozel; Nagle; Velasco; Appts. Comm Asst.
  • Administrative Support
Faculty Administrative Assistant
GretaFriedman1100 Eck Hall of
  • Faculty
  • Adjunct Faculty
  Intensive Trial AdAdjunct Professorgfriedma
HeidiBaguer1150 Eck Hall of
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  Heidi Baguer joined Notre Dame Law School as an administrative assistant for the Career Development Office in August of 2016. Since moving to Indiana in 2010, she has worked for 3 local churches simultaneously within the Episcopal Diocese of Northern Indiana as their operations manager. Prior to that, she was a regional director of operations for an IT consulting firm based out of Chicago. Her region included the New Jersey, New York, and Boston areas. Baguer and her husband, Chris, have two children. Their son, Cris Baguer, is a Knob (freshman) at The Citadel in Charleston, South Carolina. Their daughter, Emma, is a junior at Saint Joe High School. Chris Baguer is a regional director in the Development Office at Notre Dame. She attended the University of Colorado, Boulder.
  • Administrative Support
  • Career Development Office
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J.SmithburnEric2188 Eck Hall of Law574.631.5865574.631.4197John.E.Smithburn.1@nd.edu
  • Faculty
  • Emeriti
  • Appellate Review
  • Children's Rights
  • Collection of Child-Payments
  • Comparative Family Law
  • Evidence
  • Family Law
  • Judicial Process
  • Juvenile Law
J. Eric Smithburn has been a member of the Notre Dame Law School faculty since 1978, first as a visiting assistant professor of law (1978-79), then as an associate professor of law (1979-82), achieving the rank of professor in 1982. Professor Smithburn directed the Law School’s summer program in London from 1984 – 2000. He earned his B.A., M.A. and J.D. degrees from Indiana University (Bloomington) in 1966, 1970 and 1973, respectively. A member of the Indiana Bar since 1974, he engaged in private practice in Plymouth, Indiana (1974-76), served as judge in Marshall County, Indiana (1976-78), and was an adjunct assistant professor at Indiana University (Bloomington) (1974). Professor Smithburn’s areas of academic interest include evidence, family law, juvenile law and appellate review. He is a member of the Society of Legal Scholars (since 1986), the International Society of Family Law (since 2001), the Family Law Section of the American Bar Association (since 1987), the Honourable Society of the Middle Temple (since 1989), the Selden Society (since 1992) and the American Law Institute (2003). He also serves as a faculty member of the Indiana Judicial College (since 1976), the National Judicial College (since 1978), the National College of Juvenile & Family Justice (since 1979), the National Institute for Trial Advocacy (since 1979) and the National Association of Counsel for Children (since 1996). In 2001, Professor Smithburn was appointed by the Indiana Supreme Court as a Senior Judge, to serve by designation as a state trial court judge. /assets/71705/original/smithburn.jpgLAW70201, Evidence LAW70501, Juvenile Law LAW70503, Family Law LAW73312, Appellate Review of Trial Court DecisionsBooks Family Law: Children in Need of Services, with Ann-Carol Nash (West Indiana Practice Series 2010). Appellate Review Of Trial Court Decisions (Carolina Academic Press 2009). Judicial Discretion - A Text (National Judicial College 2006). Indiana Family Law, vols. 14, 15, and 15 A with Ann-Carol Nash (Thomson/West 1991, 2006). Cases and Materials in Juvenile Law (LexisNexis 2002). Instructor's Manual For Cases and Materials in Juvenile Law (LexisNexis 2002). Family Law: Problems and Documents (Aspen 1997). Instructor's Manual For Family Law: Problems and Documents (Aspen 1997). Indiana Family Law, vols. 14, 15 and 15A (West Publishing Co. 1991, 2002). Judicial Discretion: Successor Edition (National Judicial College 1991). Judicial Discretion (National Judicial College 1980). Ed., Lizzie Borden: A Case Book of Family and Crime in the 1890s, (with J. Williams and M.J. Peterson eds. (T.I.S. Publications 1980). Criminal Trial Advocacy, with James H. Seckinger (National Institute for Trial Advocacy 1983; 2d ed. 1985). Advanced Criminal Law Practice: Cases and Materials, with E. Gaffney (Notre Dame Law School 1981). Book Segments Pocket Supplements to Indiana Family Law, vols. 14-15 (Thomson-West) published annually since 1994. Articles The Trial Court's Gatekeeper Role Under Frye, Daubert and Kumho: A Special Look at Children's Cases, 4 Whittier Journal of Child and Family Advocacy 3-34 (2004) Removing Nonconforming Child Support Payments from the Shadow of the Rule Against Retroactive Modification: A Proposal for Judicial Discretion, 28 Journal of Family Law 43 (1989). Visual Evidence, with James H. Seckinger, in Litigation, vol. 9, no. 2 33 (Winter 1983). Effective Assistance of Counsel: In Quest of a Uniform Standard of Review, with T. Springmann, 17 Wake Forest Law Review 497 (1981). Perceived Perjury as a Factor in Criminal Sentencing, 23 Res Gestae 424 (1979). Perceived Perjury: A Proper Consideration for the Sentencing Judge? Court Review Journal of American Judges Association, vol. 17, no. 3 20 (1979). Sentencing in Indiana: Appellate Review of the Trial Court's Discretion, 12 Valparaiso University Law Review 219 (1978). Statutory Drafts Professor Smithburn served as a member of the Indiana Supreme Court Evidence Committee, which wrote the Indiana Rules of Evidence. The rules were adopted by Indiana Supreme Court, becoming law on January 1, 1994. Reports Professor Smithburn served as a member of the Indiana Supreme Court's Court Improvement Project Committee, which conducted a comprehensive study of Indiana's child-welfare system and prepared a 145-page report for courts, special advocates and the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration. Book Reviews 28 UCLA Law Review 1120 (1981) (reviewing J. Nolan, Trial Practice: Cases and Materials (1981)). 1980 Arizona State Law Journal 237 (1980) (reviewing G. Bellow and B. Moulton, The Lawyering Process: Materials for Clinical Instruction in Advocacy (1978)). Professor Smithburn has also published several other articles and monographs in the areas of the judicial process, trial advocacy and practice, evidence, and family law, and has written numerous appellate briefs.Professor Emeritus of LawJSMITHBU
JacobBaska1329C Biolchini
  • Staff
  Jake Baska joined the Law School as director of admissions in 2014. He graduated from Notre Dame in 2004 with a B.A. in history and a minor in anthropology. He began working in the Office of Undergraduate Admissions at Notre Dame after graduation as an admissions counselor and was responsible for alumni relations, high-talent recruitment, and applications from New York, Vermont, and downstate Illinois. Jake left Undergraduate Admissions in 2007 to pursue graduate school at Indiana University - Bloomington, receiving his masters in history and masters of library science degrees in 2010. He then returned to Notre Dame and Undergraduate Admissions where he was responsible for alumni relations and international admissions.
  • Admissions
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JaimiLentine-Wood725 Howard Street South Bend, IN
  • Staff
  • Administrative Support
  • Clinic
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James Farrington
  • Faculty
  • Adjunct Faculty
 James Farrington is a partner in the firm's Corporate Practice Department and Life Sciences Practice Group. For each of the last several years, Farrington was selected by Practical Law Company/Global Counsel to the category of "highly recommended" U.S. lawyer in corporate partnering and was specifically recognized for his extensive U.S. and European experience. He has been ranked as a "Leader in their Field" in Sweden in Chambers Europe since 2010. He is also recognized in The Best Lawyers in America for Biotechnology Law since 2007. Jim was recognized as a "Life Science Star" for mergers and acquisitions and licensing and collaboration in the 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 editions of LMG Life Sciences, a Euromoney publication. Farrington's practice includes commercial business transactions, especially acquisitions, joint ventures, licensing and other technology transfer transactions. A large portion of his clients are based in Europe. Jim has significant experience in biotech and other pharmaceutical and medical device transactions, including international license and distribution agreements, strategic alliances, venture capital investments, and research and development agreements. After graduating with a chemical engineering degree from the University of Notre Dame, Farrington worked as an engineering and product manager for nearly nine years in the air pollution control field. Before joining Wiggin and Dana, Jim was a partner in the New York office of Mannheimer Swartling, Sweden's largest law firm. Farrington graduated with a B.Ch.E. from the University of Notre Dame and received his law degree with high honors from Quinnipiac University School of Law. /assets/234332/fullsize/james_farrington.jpg