Professor McCarthy currently serves as a resident faculty member at Temple University Japan Law School.
Professor McCarthy joined the Temple Law faculty in August 1991. He is a native of Ireland, and, before coming to the United States, he worked as an inspector of taxes for Ireland’s internal revenue service. After graduating from Tulane Law School, Professor McCarthy served as a Bigelow Teaching Fellow and Lecturer in Law at the University of Chicago Law School. He later clerked for Judge Jacques L. Wiener, Jr. of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.