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.
New England Law alumni are practicing in 48 states and several foreign countries. Here’s what a few of them are up to.
- Susan J. Crawford ’77, Convening Authority for Military Commissions at Guantanamo Bay
- Martin C. Foster ’80, Partner, Foster & Eldridge (MA)
- Kathleen M. O’Toole ’82, Chief Inspector, Garda Siochana Inspectorate (Ireland)
- Antoinette E. M. Leoney ’84, Assistant U.S. Attorney, Major Crimes Unit (MA)
- Candy Gonzalez ’89, VP, Belize Institute for Environmental Law and Policy
- Keith W. Miller ’90, Partner, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP (NY)
- Kathleen M. Williams ’92, Partner, Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP (MA)
- Shashank Upadhye ’95, VP, Global IP Law, Apotex Inc. (Canada’s largest generic pharmaceutical company)
- Jacqueline I. Grise ’95, Partner, Howrey LLP (DC)
- Julia Frost-Davies ’95, Partner, Bingham McCutchen LLP (MA)
- Matthew Growney ’00, Founder and Managing Partner, Rudyard Partners (MA)
- Natashia Tidwell ’03, New England Law | Boston Professor, formerly Assistant U.S. Attorney, Strike Force Unit, U.S. Attorney’s Office (MA)