Judge Cornelius J. Moynihan passed away of cancer in 1986 at the age of 81. He was a founding professor at BC Law and a judge for 41 years. After he left the Massachusetts Superior Court bench in 1975, he taught at Suffolk University Law School. He was known as an outstanding jurist, a nationally renowned legal scholar, and a dedicated professor.
BC Law faculty, 1958: Rev. John A. Tobin, S.J., Professors John D. O’Reilly, William A. O’Keefe, Dean Drinan, Professors Cornelius J. Monihan, Richard S. Sullivan, Warren A. Seavey. Back row: Professors J. Edward Collins, Richard G. Huber, Josepfi; F. McCarthy, Wendell F. Grimes, Steven B. Morrison, Kenneth B. Hughes, Emil Slizewski.