Mary Anne Wirth

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Adjunct Professor of Law



  • First-Year Legal Writing, Fordham University School of Law, 1987-present
  • Criminal Law, Pace Law School, 2002


  • Counsel, Bleakley Platt & Schmidt, LLP, 1998-present
  • Associate, Office of the Independent Counsel Kenneth W. Starr, 1997-1998
  • Assistant District Attorney, New York Office, 1988-1996
  • Assistant U.S. Attorney, SDNY, 1983-1988
  • District Counsel, New York District of the Immigration and Naturalization Service of the United States Department of Justice, 1982-1983
  • Associate, Davis Polk & Wardwell, 1980-1982


  • Fordham University School of Law, J.D. 1978 cum laude
         Editor, Fordham Law Review
  • St. Bonaventure University, B.S. 1975 summa cum laude


  • "Spotting Issues in the McDade Act For Health Care Counsel and Health Care Fraud & Abuse Newsletter" (August 1999) (co-author)



  • New York State Bar
  • U.S. District Courts, SDNY and EDNY
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit


  • Criminal Justice Act panels for the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • Criminal Law Section of the New York State Bar Association, the White Collar Crime Section of the American Bar Association, and the Westchester County Bar Association

Mailing Address

Fordham University School of Law
150 West 62nd Street, New York, NY 10023