Margaret N. Kniffin

Fordham University School of Law
140 West 62nd Street
New York, NY 10023
Email: KniffinM@Stjohns.edu
Telephone: (718) 990-6634

Experience

Summer 1970          ROBINSON, SILVERMAN, PEARCE, ARONSOHN & BERMAN
          New York, NY
          Research for then Partner and now U.S. District Judge Leonard B. Sand.

Summer 1971          CRAVATH, SWAINE & MOORE
          New York, NY
          Summer Associate.

1972-1975          CARTER, LEDYARD & MILBURN
          New York, NY

Academic Yrs.          FORDHAM UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW
 1978-88, 1988-89   Visiting Professor teaching:  Contracts; Remedies.

1975 to Present          ST. JOHN’S UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW
          Professor of Law, Tenured in 1980.
          Subjects: Contracts; Remedies; The Legal Process.
          Adjunct Professor of Law, 2009-10.
          Faculty Outstanding Achievement Medal 1991.

Fall 2010          FORDHAM UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW
          Adjunct Professor of Law

Education

1972   HARVARD LAW SCHOOL
     Highest grade in Contracts class of approx. 150 students.
     Assisted Prof. (later Dean) James Vorenberg in research for
     Model Pre-Arraignment Code for American Law Institute.

1961   BARNARD COLLEGE IN COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY
     A.B. degree Cum Laude.
     Major:  Spanish Literature.
     Minor: Sociology.

1957-1959  CORNELL UNIVERSITY
     College of Arts and Sciences.
     Dean’s List.