Andrea J. Mooney

Clinical Professor of Law
Andrea Mooney
Contact Information
Cornell Law School
238 Hughes Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853-4901

Phone: (607) 255-9933

Susan Tosto
Cornell Law School
129 Hughes Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853-4901

Professional Biography

Andrea Mooney is a clinical professor of law. She attended Cornell Law School after an extensive career in teaching and child advocacy. After graduating from Cornell Law School, Professsor Mooney worked in the Cornell Legal Aid Clinic as Acting Administrator, and then as an attorney in private practice in Ithaca. In 1994, she was appointed Senior Attorney in the Law Guardian Office of Citizens Concerned for Children, where she also supervised students participating in Cornell Law School's Externship Program. She joined the Cornell Law School Lawyering Program faculty in 2001.

In addition to teaching first-year legal writing and research courses, Professor Mooney continues to serve as Project Counsel for Cayuga County Safe Schools/Healthy Students Partnership and as a Law Guardian in Family Court.


B.A., Colgate University, 1973
M.Ed, Boston University, 1977
J.D., Cornell Law School, 1992