Cornelius Hurley, director of the Morin Center for Banking and Financial Law at the Boston University School of Law, has been appointed to the board of directors of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston. He will serve a three-year term.
Hurley, who was appointed to the Morin Center in 2005, is a professor of the practice of banking law, oversees the graduate program awarding a master of law in banking and financial law, and also recruits faculty. He has worked extensively with community banks and previously served as managing director of the Secura Group, where he established and managed the New England office of the Washington, D.C.–based financial services consulting firm. He was general counsel and director of human resources at Shawmut National Corporation, and before that assistant general counsel for the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System in Washington, D.C., where he was responsible for legal matters relating to international banking.
Currently a director of the YMCA of Greater Boston, Hurley is active in community affairs throughout the region. He is also a director of Computershare Trust Company, N.A.