Georgetown Law Open on Time
The Law Center will open on time, Tuesday, January 27, 2015, but liberal leave is in effect.
All designated emergency employees must report to work on time. All other employees may take unscheduled leave, but should contact their supervisor to discuss the needs of their unit and individual circumstances. Classes will begin at their normal time, unless otherwise noted on the class cancellation line: 202-662-9446 or the class cancellation page. Any changes to this announcement will be communicated through the same channels by 5:00 am on Tuesday morning.
W. Shepherdson Abell
Partner, Furey, Doolan & Abell, Distinguished Visitor from Practice
A.B., Boston College; M.P.A., Harvard; J.D., Georgetown
Professor Abell has been a partner at Furey, Doolan & Abell since 1975. He specializes in estate planning and non-profit organizations. Prior to that, he was executive...Continue Reading
Professor Abell has been a partner at Furey, Doolan & Abell since 1975. He specializes in estate planning and non-profit organizations. Prior to that, he was executive assistant to the Maryland Lieutenant Governor and Governor, as well as Secretary of the Maryland Department of Employment and Social Services. He has served on the boards of several foundations, especially focusing on homelessness. He has also been active in a number of religious and social justice organizations, including the Initiative on Catholic Social Thought and Public Life at Georgetown. Professor Abell has been an adjunct professor at GULC since 1985, teaching Judicial Philosophy of the Supreme Court Seminar, Professional Responsibility, the Estate Planning Seminar, and The Practicing Lawyer and the Poor.