|Present||J. Donald Monan, S.J. University Professor, Boston College Law School|
- Fall 2018: Professional and Moral Responsibility of Lawyers
- Spring 2019: American Legal Education, Anglo-American Legal History
Daniel R. Coquillette
J. Donald Monan, S.J.
Boston College Law School
885 Centre Street
Newton Center, MA 02459
On the Battlefield of Merit: Harvard Law School, the First Century (2015)
Harvard Law School is the oldest and, arguably, the most influential law school in the nation. U.S. presidents, Supreme Court justices, and foreign heads of state, along with senators, congressional representatives, social critics, civil rights ...
Portrait of a Patriot: The Major Political and Legal Papers of Josiah Quincy Junior, Volume 6, Correspondence and Published Political Writings (2014)
Successful Boston lawyer, active member of the Sons of Liberty, and noted political essayist, Josiah Quincy Junior (1744–1775) left a lasting impression on those he met--for his passion in the courtroom as well as his ...
The Anglo-American Legal Heritage Introductory Materials (2004)
This fascinating book about our legal heritage is copiously illustrated with original materials. From our cultural roots in the Roman law, the Anglo-Saxon dooms, and English feudalism, to modern crises of social revolution and reform. ...
Past the Pillars of Hercules: Francis Bacon and the Science of Rulemaking University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform (2012)
The parallels between Francis Bacon’s career and that of Edward H. Cooper are obvious. Bacon was one of the great legal minds of his day and, unlike the common law judges who formed the law ...
Zacharias’s Prophecy: The Federalization of Legal Ethics Through Legislative, Court, and Agency Regulation San Diego Law Review (2011)
In his 1994 seminal article on Federalizing Legal Ethics, Prof. Fred Zacharias examined the need for a national and uniform code of ethics for attorneys. Prof. Zacharias was correct that there has been increasing pressure ...
The Legal Education of a Patriot: Josiah Quincy Jr.'s Law Commonplace (1763) Arizona State Law Journal (2006)
This article is based on the exciting discovery of a never before printed Law Commonplace, written by the 18th-century lawyer and patriot, Josiah Quincy, Junior. Quincy was co-counsel with Adams in the famous Boston Massacre ...