Edward D Cavanagh , Esq.
Adjunct Professor of Law

Fordham University School of Law
140 West 62nd Street
New York, NY 10023
Email: cavanage@stjohns.edu
Telephone: 718.990.6621

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Academic

St. John’s University School of Law (1982 - present)
Assistant Dean and Associate Professor of Law (1982-1984)
Professor of Law (1985 - present)

Courses: 
Antitrust, Advanced Antitrust, Civil Procedure,
               Conflict of Laws, Federal Practice, Law and Economics,
               Sports Law, Drafting: Federal Civil Practice

Columbia Law School – Spring 2003
Cardozo Law School – Spring 2002, Spring 2008, Spring 2010, Spring 2012, Spring 2013
Fordham Law School – Fall 2000, Spring 2001, Fall 2003, Fall 2004, Fall 2005, Spring 2007, Fall 2007, Summer 2008, Summer 2009, Fall 2009, Fall 2010, Fall 2011, Fall 2012, Fall 2013
Pace Law School – Spring 1981

 

Practice

Consultant on various legal projects in antitrust and commercial litigation
 
Bingham McCutchen – New York City (Consultant 2009-Present)

Hogan & Hartson, LLP – New York City (Consultant 2005-2009)

Morgan Lewis & Bockius, LLP – New York City (Of Counsel, 1997-2005; Senior Counsel, 2005)

Assistant Attorney General, New York State Antitrust Bureau (1996) (while on leave from teaching)

Davis Weber & Edwards – New York City (Consultant, 1988-1996)

Kelley Drye & Warren - New York City (1980-81)
(litigation with an emphasis on products liability matters, including legal research and preparation of memoranda of law, drafting and answering discovery demands; witness preparation; taking depositions upon oral questions; preparation of appellate briefs and oral argument of appeals; antitrust counseling)

Donovan Leisure Newton & Irvine - New York City (1976-80)
(litigation with an emphasis on complex antitrust matters; responsibilities included preparation of pleadings, legal research and preparation of memoranda of law; drafting and answering of discovery demands, including interrogatories, document requests, request for admissions, subpoenas, and motions to compel discovery; taking depositions, preparation of motions, preparation of expert economic witnesses; preparation of cross-examination of witnesses; preparation of appellate briefs; research re:  legislation, preparation of congressional testimony, antitrust counseling.

Case assignments included In re Antibiotics Antitrust Litigation; Berkey v. Eastman Kodak;  In re Uranium Antitrust Litigation)

Bond, Schoeneck & King - Syracuse, New York (1974-76)
(civil and criminal litigation, including white collar matters; preparation of pleadings, legal research and preparation of memoranda of  law; administrative hearings, general corporate work, including SEC compliance, drafting of contracts, commercial leases and security agreements)

Education

Legal:  Columbia Law School  J.S.D., October 1988
LL.M. May 1986
Cornell Law School  J.D. with Distinction,
June 1974

Honors:
Order of the Coif
Cedric Major Scholarship

Undergraduate: University of Notre Dame, A.B. summa cum laude,
May 1971 (Economics)

Honors:
Phi Beta Kappa
Dean’s List (8 semesters)
Omicron Delta Epsilon
Ford Foundation Scholarship