Campbell Law School

Margaret P. Currin


Margaret Currin's work as United States Attorney, as legislative counsel in the United States Senate, and in private practice brings a unique combination of experience to Campbell Law's faculty.

During her more than 30 years in legal education and law school administration, Currin has taught in the areas of government litigation, federal crimes, scientific evidence, election and lobby law, administrative law, and professional responsibility. She also was the Director of the law school's Externship Program, working with students as they gained experience in public service, non-profit, corporate, and pro bono environments.

As United States Attorney, Currin represented the interests of the United States in all civil and criminal matters throughout the Eastern District of North Carolina. She also has served as president of the National Association of Former United States Attorneys. Active in a number of civic, professional, and public service organizations, she has served on and chaired the Wake County Board of Elections, served as General Counsel for state party and other political committees, and served on the Help America Vote Act (HAVA) Committee with the North Carolina State Board of Elections. She has also represented political committees before the Federal Election Commission. Currin currently serves on the North Carolina Rules Review Commission.

JD (with distinction), Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law, Campbell University, 1979
AB (Religion), Meredith College