Doris DelTosto Brogan

Professor of Law


    Doris Brogan joined the faculty in 1983, and served as the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs from 1992 through 2009 and as Acting Dean from 2009 to 2011.

Professor Brogan has published several articles on ethics and domestic relations. Her works include: Attorney Client Privilege and Conflicts of Interest, Legal Ethics for Trial Lawyers; Lawyers' Responses to Client Perjury Under the New Pennsylvania Rules of Professional Conduct-What Judges Can Expect; Divorce Settlement Agreements: The Problem of Merger or Incorporation and the Status of the Agreement in Relation to the Decree; and The Domestic Relations Exceptions to Federal Diversity Jurisdiction, Matrimonial Litigation: Across State Lines.

Professor Brogan graduated magna cum laude from Villanova University School of Law, where she was the Research and Projects Editor of the Villanova Law Review and elected to the Order of the Coif. Following graduation from law school, she was an associate attorney in the litigation section of the Philadelphia office of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius.

Professor Brogan has served on several boards including the Board of Directors of Delaware County Legal Assistance Association and now serves on the Board of Directors of Riverbend Environmental Educational Center and on the Board of Directors and Executive Committee of the Radnor Educational Foundation.  She has served on panels on ethics, conflicts of laws, legal education and higher education law.   

Practice Experience

  • Associate, Litigation, Morgan Lewis & Bockius - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  • Summer Associate, Morgan Lewis & Bockius - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  • Summer Clerk, Goldberg & Evans - West Chester, Pennsylvania.
Professor Doris DelTosto Brogan

Office: Rm 329, Law School Building
Phone: 610-519-7948
Fax: 610-519-6282


Courses and Seminars

  • Conflict of Laws
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Privacy
  • Legal Profession
  • Torts


Villanova University School of Law, JD (magna cum laude)

Rowan University, BA (magna cum laude)