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College & University Law

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Overview

Attorneys and in-house counsel representing institutions of every size gather through the College & University Section. Monthly meetings allow Section members to connect with peers and discuss pressing matters related to student affairs, labor and employment, regulatory issues, intellectual property, internal governance and tax issues.

Higher Education Legal Conference

This annual conference brings together college and university in-house legal departments, administrators, and firm practitioners to discuss the complex legal needs of higher education institutions in a changing world.

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Section Leadership

Akiyo Fujii

Akiyo Fujii

Section Co-Chair Tufts University
Shirin Philipp

Shirin Philipp

Section Co-Chair Lesley University

Philip Catanzano

At-Large Harvard University

Rita Colucci

At-Large Salem State University

Dahlia Fetouh

At-Large MIT Office of the General Counsel

Dana Fleming

At-Large Tufts University

Ara Gershengorn

At-Large Harvard University Office of the General Counsel

Gretchen Groggel Ralston

At-Large Simmons University – Office of the General Counsel

John McCormack

At-Large Curry College

Alexandra Mitropoulos

At-Large Hirsch Roberts Weinstein LLP

Jigisha Patel

At-Large Northeastern University Office of University Counsel

Karen Petrulakis

At-Large Wellesley College

Joseph Schott

At-Large Boston College Office of General Counsel

Past College & University Law Events

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