Dwight Duncan is a native of Washington D.C. He is a graduate of Harvard College, Georgetown University Law Center and the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross in Rome, where he received his Licentiate and Doctorate in Canon Law. He is a member of Opus Dei and the Knights of Columbus. He has been a Professor at the University of Massachusetts Law school , formerly the Southern New England School of Law since 1989. On two separate occasions he has been selected as the Outstanding Professor and Professor of the year by the students and fellow faculty. He is a world traveler, a renowned scholar and has received the Thomas More Award from both the Diocese of Fall River Lawyers Association as well as the Pro Life Legal Defense Fund of Massachusetts.
Philip D. Moran, a founding member of Massachusetts Citizens For Life, a long time Director of the Catholic Lawyers’ Guild of the Archdiocese of Boston, Inc., a long time Massachusetts Director to the National Right to Life Committee, and President Emeritus of the Pro Life Legal Defense Fund introduced Dwight.
The 2019 Red Mass and brunch for members of the legal professions organized by the Catholic Lawyers Guild of the Archdiocese of Boston, held at Our Lady of Good Voyage Chapel in South Boston, Nov. 17, 2019. (Pilot photos by Jacqueline Tetrault)