Professor of Law Tina Carafo L’95 Confirmed as Associate Justice

Western New England University School of Law Professor Tina Cafaro L’95 was unanimously confirmed to serve as Associate Justice of the District Court on March 2, 2022. “I am deeply humbled and honored by my appointment,” said Associate Justice Cafaro. “I have enjoyed every minute of the past two decades working at the School of Law. My colleagues are talented and skilled educators, and our student body is made up of engaged, bright, and committed students who constantly make WNE and the legal profession proud. I am blessed to have been a part of each one of their lives. I am excited to take on a new role in the justice system, and I look forward to seeing what the future holds.” 

“Although we will miss her very much once she ascends to the bench, we collectively take pride in her accomplishment and look forward to the wisdom, integrity, and thoughtfulness that she will bring to the bench,” said School of Law Dean Sudha Setty in an announcement to the WNE community.