Matthew Duffin

Matthew Duffin

Associate Professor - Criminal Justice

Office: FA-307

Phone: 801-863-6896

Mailstop: 286

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Matthew L. Duffin is currently an Associate Professor in the Criminal Justice Department. He was a military Judge Advocate, prosecutor and defense attorney for more than twenty years. Some of his more significant assignments were serving as an Associate Deputy General Counsel (International Affairs) Department of Defense during the Iraq War, as and legal advisor to the Criminal Investigative Task Force prosecuting GITMO Detainees, and as an Assistant Professor at the United States Air Force Academy. He currently served as a Small Claims Judge, Pro Tempore for seven years. Professor Duffin earned a Master of Laws in Military Law from the Army Judge Advocate General?s School in 1999, a Juris Doctor degree in 1988 and a Bachelor of Science in 1985 both cum laude from Brigham Young University.