Contact the General Counsel

The Office of the General Counsel currently has fourteen attorneys who provide services to the five campuses and the President’s Office.  Please feel free to contact us at the numbers provided below, or at


Main Line:  (617) 287-4064

Mailing Address:  One Beacon Street, 31st Floor, Boston, MA  02108

Deirdre Heatwole, General Counsel,

Peter Michelson, Deputy General Counsel,

Gerry Leone,

Dawna McIntyre,

John Chayrigues,

Karen Laisne,


Main Line:  (413) 545-2204

Mailing Address:  309 Whitmore Administration Building, Amherst, MA 01003

Brian W. Burke,

Helen Bowler,

Allison Lepper,

Laura Dziuban, Legal Assistant,


Main Line:  (774) 455-7300

Mailing Address:  333 South Street, 4th Floor, Shrewsbury, MA 01545

Jean Marie Kelley,

Denise Barton,

Ethan Mutschler,

Richard Stevens,

Joshua Brandt,

Sandra Torres,

Cheryl Owens, Litigation Paralegal,

Sara Rufli, Immigration Specialist,

Denise Lindberg, Legal Administrative Specialist,