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Lunchtime Seminar by Thomas A. Barnico - Monday 28 May


The Constitutional Governance and Social Change Research Group will be hosting a lunchtime seminar on Monday 28 May 2018, 13.00-14.00 in Room 11, House 39, to which all students and staff are warmly welcome.

Thomas A. Barnico will be speaking on the topic of “Degrees of Independence of State and Federal Attorneys General in the United States”

Mr. Barnico is an Adjunct Professor at Boston College Law School and he was Assistant Attorney General, Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 1981-2010. He represented the state and its officers in civil cases involving constitutional law, administrative law, and business regulation. He has argued three cases in the United States Supreme Court, eighteen cases in the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, and more than 70 cases in the Supreme Judicial Court for the Commonwealth.