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William C. Lynch

William C. Lynch

Professor of Law Emeritus

Faculty Emeriti


A former associate dean from 1995 to 1997, Professor Lynch had an extraordinary legal and law teaching career, including 22 years as a judge advocate in the U.S. Navy. Lynch coached the interscholastic National Moot Court Team for ten years, taught a bar preparation course at the law school for ten years, and tutored individuals for the bar for six years. Professor Lynch won the school’s “Favorite Teacher Award” no fewer than 10 times in his nearly 40 years at the law school. 

  • Evidence
  • Torts I & Torts II
  • LLD California Western School of Law [Honoris causa]
  • LLM George Washington University [public international law]
  • LLB Boston College
  • AB Boston College [magna cum laude, English literature]