Robert J. Cordy
Robert J. Cordy is an Associate Justice on the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court.
Cordy graduated from Dartmouth College in 1971 and Harvard Law School in 1974. After graduation Cordy served as a defense attorney on the Massachusetts Defenders Committee. From 1978 to 1979 Cordy served as a Special Assistant Attorney General in the Department of Revenue, and then in 1979 he became an Associate General Council on the State Ethics Commission. In 1982 Cordy was appointed a federal prosecutor and evenutally became Chief of the Public Corruption Unit. From 1987 to 1991 Cordy was a partner at Burns & Levinson. From 1991 to 1993, he served as Chief Legal Counsel to Governor William Weld. In 1993 Cordy became a partner at McDermott, Will & Emery in 1993, working there until his appointment to the Supreme Court in 2001.
- "AT THE STATEHOUSE - Former Weld counsel named to SJC" Dec 13, 2000 Providence Journal
- http://www.mass.gov/courts/sjc/justices/cordy.html (accessed March 22, 2012)
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