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Michael Donnelly-Boylen brings nearly two decades of legal education experience to his position as Assistant Dean of Admissions at Roger Williams University School of Law. He is a leader on issues relating to the inclusion of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) population in legal...



Michael Donnelly-Boylen

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Michael Donnelly-Boylen brings nearly two decades of legal education experience to his position as Assistant Dean of Admissions at Roger Williams University School of Law. He is a leader on issues relating to the inclusion of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) population in legal education. He served as chair of the Law School Admissions Council’s (LSAC) LGBT Issues Subcommittee and as a member of LSAC’s Diversity Committee assisting with many of LSAC’s diversity initiatives. Additionally, he served on LSAC’s Test Development and Research Committee which oversees the Law School Admissions Test (LSAT). Dean Donnelly-Boylen has spoken at numerous conferences on topics that include creating LGBT-friendly admissions policies, the evolving ethics of the legal admissions profession, and the use of social networks in recruiting. Dean Donnelly-Boylen began his career in legal education in 1995 at Suffolk University Law School working in both admissions and career services. He holds a B.A. in political science from the University of Notre Dame and a M.S. in political science from Suffolk University.

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