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New England Law Alumni

Continuing the tradition of trailblazing.

From New England Law | Boston’s founding in 1908 as Portia Law School—the only law school in the United States created exclusively for women—the school has always been a community that cherishes academic excellence and launches groundbreaking practitioners. Law school graduates include a civil rights hero, the first female presiding judge in Massachusetts, and a director of the U.S. secret service.  The New England Law alumni ranks also include more than 450 career mentors.

See what law school alumni have to say about this remarkable learning community.

New England Law alumni are practicing in 48 states and several foreign countries. Here’s what a few of them are up to.

  • Paula M. Carey ’86, Chief Justice, Massachusetts Trial Court
  • Susan J. Crawford ’77, Convening Authority for Military Commissions at Guantanamo Bay
  • Martin C. Foster ’80, Partner, Foster & Eldridge (MA)
  • Julia Frost-Davies ’95, Partner, Bingham McCutchen LLP (MA)
  • Candy Gonzalez ’89, VP, Belize Institute for Environmental Law and Policy
  • Hon. Antoinette McLean Leoney ’84, Massachusetts District Court
  • Natashia Tidwell ’03, New England Law | Boston Professor, formerly Assistant U.S. Attorney, Strike Force Unit, U.S. Attorney’s Office (MA)
  • Shashank Upadhye ’95, VP, Global IP Law, Apotex Inc. (Canada’s largest generic pharmaceutical company)

View hiring statistics and the list of employers for New England Law graduates.