Adam Barrett, Dean of Admissions, New York Law School Speaking at The Catholic University of America on Integrating Business and Law
The Business Professional Society here at The Catholic University of America is hosting a speaker on Thursday October 24th 7-8pm. The speaker, Adam Barrett is the Dean of Admissions, New York Law School. The event will be held in Hannon 108.
He will be speaking on Integrating Business and Law.
For more information contact M. Minich, 84minich at cardinalmail dot cua dot edu
New York Law School Names Adam W. Barrett New Associate Dean of Admissions
New York, NY (September 10, 2012)—Adam W. Barrett has been appointed Associate Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid at New York Law School (NYLS), announced Anthony W. Crowell, Dean and President of the Law School. Barrett, who joins the School on September 10, will spearhead its efforts to attract and retain a talented, diverse, and dynamic student body.
“We are pleased to welcome Adam to New York Law School,” Dean Crowell said. “His wealth of experience as an admissions executive and background as an attorney make him ideally suited to lead our admissions and financial aid functions and provide top-notch student service in this very competitive admissions market. He has a proven track record of creating innovative recruitment initiatives and will do a stellar job of communicating the Law School’s strengths, including our innovative curriculum, distinguished faculty, and outstanding facilities, to our future alumni.”
New York Law School offers the J.D. degree through full-time day and part-time evening divisions. It also offers Master of Laws (LL.M.) degrees in Taxation, Real Estate, Financial Services Law, and American Business Law, as well as a Master of Arts (M.A.) in Mental Disability Law Studies.
Barrett joins the leadership team of Dean Crowell, who took office at NYLS in May after serving as Counselor to New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg.
“I am honored to be named Associate Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid at New York Law School. This is a very exciting time to be joining the Law School as Anthony Crowell begins his tenure as Dean and President. I look forward to playing a key role on his senior management team,” Associate Dean Barrett said.
Barrett’s most recent admissions role was as Assistant Dean for Enrollment Management and Special Advisor to the Dean at the University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law. In that capacity, he led all admissions-related activities including the development and implementation of student-centered enrollment plans to support the law school’s enrollment goals for quality and diversity. In addition to his time at McGeorge, he has held leadership roles in the admissions offices of Texas Wesleyan University School of Law and Ohio Northern University Claude W. Pettit College of Law.
Barrett received a B.S. from the University of New Hampshire, where he studied government and political science, and a J.D. from the Ohio Northern University Claude W. Pettit College of Law.
About New York Law School: Founded in 1891, New York Law School is an independent law school located in lower Manhattan near the city’s centers of law, government, and finance. New York Law School’s renowned faculty of prolific scholars has built the School’s strength in such areas as constitutional law, civil and human rights, labor and employment law, media and information law, tax law, real estate and urban legal studies, international law, financial services and regulation, and a number of interdisciplinary fields. The School is noted for its nine academic centers: Center on Business Law & Policy, Center on Financial Services Law, Center for International Law, Center for New York City Law, Center for Professional Values and Practice, Center for Real Estate Studies, Diane Abbey Law Center for Children and Families, Institute for Information Law & Policy, and Justice Action Center. New York Law School has more than 13,000 graduates and currently enrolls some 1,350 full-time students and 400 part-time students in its J.D. program and its five advanced degree programs in American business law, financial services law, real estate, tax, and mental disability law studies. www.nyls.edu