Matthew Francis McGuire

Personal

Birthday: 
5/30/1898
Birthplace: 
St. John`s, Canada
Date of Death: 
1/24/1986
Place of Death: 
Washington, DC
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

U.S. Navy, 1918
Private practice, Boston, Massachusetts, 1926-
U.S. Department of Justice, 1934-1941; special assistant to the Attorney General of the United States, 1934-1939; assistant to the Attorney General of the United States, 1940-1941

Education

Name of School: 
College of the Holy Cross
Degree: 
A.B.
Degree Year: 
1921
Name of School - Second: 

Boston University School of Law

Boston University School of Law (BU Law) is a nationally recognized law school located in the heart of Boston University's campus on Commonwealth Avenue in Boston, Massachusetts.

Consistently ranked in the top 30 law schools, "U.S. News and World Report" currently ranks it 26th in the country. Three specialties are in the top 10, including Health Law (#5), Tax Law (#7), and Intellectual Property Law (#9). Princeton Review ranks it 2nd place nationally in "Best Professors" and 7th place for "Best Classroom Experience." For the class of 2017, the median student LSAT score was 163 and median GPA was 3.66.

Boston University School of Law offers a broad selection of legal classes and seminars (approximately 200) with a student to faculty ratio of 12:1.

Degree - Second: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1926

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court for the District of Columbia
Court Name: 

District of Columbia District Court

President Nominating: 
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
8/1/1941
Retirement from Active Service: 
10/7/1966
Termination Date: 
1/24/1986
Termination Reason: 
Death
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