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Become a Champion for Change!

Champion for Change - CANDIDATE FOR SUFFOLK COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY

My Life and the Lessons Learned

We all have the ability to make a difference and change a life.

 

I am Linda Champion, and I am a tireless advocate for the people of Suffolk County. I embrace the opportunity to put my accumulated professional skills and life skills to work as Suffolk County’s District Attorney. I have made it my life’s mission to help people live better, feel safer, and grow stronger – as individuals and as a community. I am a firm believer that through empathy, hard work, and patience, one person can change the life of another person in lasting, positive ways. If everyone adopts this belief, a community flourishes. What greater goal could one have but to seek to help others? And it is in this spirit that I am seeking to serve all of Suffolk County.  


Read more, see #HERstory.

Career Highlights

Summary

Assistant District Attorney, Suffolk County District Attorney Office

Assistant General Counsel, Division of Industrial Accidents

Board Member and Manager, Urban Edge Real Estate of Greater Boston, Inc.

Senior Lecturer II, Suffolk University

Adjunct Professor, Northeastern University

Education

Newbury College

Suffolk University

Suffolk University Law School

Bentley College, Pension & Employee Benefits Administration

Tulane University, European Legal Studies

Boston University Law School, Banking and Financial Law

Past & Current Public Service

Mentor, ALPFA, Latina Circle

Member, Suffolk University Paralegal Advisory Committee

Instructor, Massachusetts Affordable Housing Alliance First-time Homebuyer Education

Instructor, Urban Edge First-time Homebuyer Education

Instructor, City of Boston, Boston Home Center

Board of Trustees, Newbury College

Board Member, Chung Changing Lives, Inc.

Development Volunteer, Steppin’ Out Committee, The Dimock Center

Development Volunteer, Gala Committee, Thompson Island

Assistant Director, Travis Roy Beanpot Golf Benefit

Fellow, The Partnership, Inc.

Board Member, BUMP

Honors 

Distinguished Oral Advocate, Suffolk University Law School

Honorable Mention, Appellate Brief Award, Suffolk University Law School

Semi-finalist, 1998 McLaughlin Appellate Advocacy Competition, Suffolk University Law School

Quarter-finalist, Clark Appellate Moot Court Competition, Suffolk University Law School

Semi-finalist, Third Year Day/Fourth Year Evening Mock Trial Competition, Suffolk University Law School

Exchequer, Phi Delta Phi Legal Honor Society

Website Editor, DICTA – Suffolk Law’s Student Newspaper

Pride Award, Sovereign Bank

Louis B. Connelly Memorial Young Alumnus Award, Suffolk University

Distinguished Service Award, Newbury College  

#HERstory

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