Joseph E. McGettigan III is a member of McAndrews Law Offices (MLO) in PA. Before joining MLO, McGettigan was a career trial prosecutor who also served in leadership positions as First Assistant District Attorney in Philadelphia and Delaware County, as a Chief Deputy Attorney General, and as a federal prosecutor. McGettigan was the trial prosecutor of over 100 jury trials, mostly involving charges of murder, rape, and child abuse. McGettigan has lectured at universities and law schools, and has provide training to prosecutors locally, and across the United States as well as in Mexico. He also frequently gives presentations on child abuse issues to organizations and advocacy groups.
The Serial Pedophile in an Institutional Setting – Sandusky at Penn State
This presentation will discuss the serial predation by Jerry Sandusky while he was a a coach and thereafter. It will discuss how Sandusky presented himself, and how he maneuvered his various roles in a way that gave him continual access to his victim pool.
In addition, Joseph McGettigan will be facilitating a breakout session: Grand Jury investigations of Pedophiles - a forum for a discussion of the use of the grand jury for investigating pedophiles, with a context of the grand jury work done in Sandusky and in the investigation of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.