Ellen Boegel

Professor
Criminal Justice, Legal Studies and Homeland Security
JD, George Washington UniversityBA, Philosophy, Le Moyne College
Prof. Boegel was a member of the George Washington Law Review from 1982 to 1984. Upon graduation from law school, she clerked in Manhattan for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and then worked in Counsel’s Office at the Unified Court System for the State of New York. Prof. Boegel currently serves as an attorney panelist on NYS Justice Center for the Protection of People with Special Needs’ Surrogate Decision-Making Committees and volunteers with the NY Legal Assistance Group’s mobile legal clinic. In 2014, the Catholic Press Association awarded Prof. Boegel First Place, Best Coverage of Marriage, for her article on the U.S. Supreme Court’s same-sex marriage decisions. A podcast of her America This Week Sirius XM radio interview on Religion and the Court is available at http://americamagazine.org/media/podcasts/religion-and-court.

Teaching Interests

Legal research, Legal writing, Immigration, Legal Ethics

Research Interests

U.S. Constitution, Religious freedom, Civil rights, Immigration

Courses Taught

CJL
103
U.S. CONSTIT & CRIM JUST ADMIN
COLL
101
THE COLLEGE EXPERIENCE
COM
2404
LAW OF PUBLIC COMM
CRJ
2003
AMERICAN JUDICIAL SYSTEM
CRJ
3122
CONSTITUTIONAL LAW
CUS
1107
COM APPLICATIONS IN LAW OFFICE
DNY
1000C
CORE: DISCOVER NEW YORK
FSPG
001
FACULTY SEMINAR PROGRAM
FSPG
1
FACULTY SEMINAR PROGRAM
HON
1000C
HONORS CORE:DISCOVER NEW YORK
LES
1001
INTRO TO LEGAL STUDIES
LES
1002
LEGAL RESEARCH AND WRITING
LES
1003
TORT LAW
LES
1005
PRACTICUM FOR THE PARALEGAL
LES
1006
ADV PRACTICUM FOR PARALEGAL
LES
1009
ADV.LEGAL RESEARCH & WRITING
LES
1014
INSURANCE LAW
LES
1015
LEGAL ETHICS
LES
1017
PATENTS TRADEMARKS & COPYRIG
LES
1018
IMMIGRATION LAW
LES
1021
ADMIN LAW & ALT DISPUTE RES.
LES
1040
TRIAL PRACTICE
LES
1042
LEGAL ISSUES & UNIV. MISSION
LES
1100
INTRO TO LEGAL STUDIES
LES
1101
LEGAL WRITING
LES
1102
LEGAL RESEARCH
LES
1104
INDEP STUDY: TOPICS LEGL STUD