Professor of Law

Contact

  • Office: 120 Tremont St.,
  • Suite: 310-H
  • Phone: 617-573-8214
  • Fax: 617-305-3088
  • Email: twilton@suffolk.edu

Degrees

  • AB, JD, LLM, Harvard University

Bar Admittance

  • MA
  • MI

    Teaching

  • Civil Procedure
  • Constitutional Law
  • Evidence
  • Public Interest Litigation
  • Trial Advocacy

Biography

Private Practice, MA, 1971-72; Trial Attorney, Roxbury Defenders Commission, Boston, 1972-74; Director of Litigation, Prisoners Rights Project, Boston, 1974-75; Teaching Fellow, Harvard, 1975-77; Associate Professor, Wayne State, 1977-84; Associate Professor, Suffolk, 1984-87; Professor, since 1987

Professional Activities

Chairman, Supreme Judicial Court Committee on Specialization, since 1991

Publications

Articles

Federalism Issues in "No Airbag" Tort Claims: Preemption and Reciprocal Comity, 61 NOTRE DAME L. REV. 1 (1986)

The Class Action in Social Reform Litigation: In Whose Interest?, 63 B.U. L. REV. 597 (1983)