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For many students, the first year of law school is one of the toughest challenges they’ve ever encountered. Older, nontraditional law students – such...

Upcoming Events

Lawyers without Rights

Open Door Speaker Series

 The Cutting Edge Symposium

Lawyers without Rights

Open Door Speaker Series

 The Cutting Edge Symposium

Info Session for Prospective Students
SEP
11
8:30 am - 12:00 pm
RWU Law, 10 Metacom Avenue, Bristol, RI 02809
Public Interest Potluck
SEP
11
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Providence, RI
4th Annual Professor Anthony J. Santoro Business Law Lecture Series
SEP
24
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Omni Hotel Providence
1L Marine Affairs "Meet the Bay" Boat Trip with Save The Bay
SEP
25
2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Leaves from Herreshoff Dock, Bristol
3rd Annual Law Alumni Weekend
SEP
25
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Bristol/Providence


MAI Advisory Board

The Institute’s Advisory Board serves to provide the Institute Director advice and guidance to ensure the Institute’s programs are providing top-quality educational opportunities for the next generation of ocean and coastal leaders, our programs are relevant and responsive to the needs of the professional community, and our outreach and fundraising capacity is supported.

Michael J. Daly, Esq.
Partner, Pierce Atwood LLP
Adjunct Professor, RWU School of Law
RWU School of Law/University of Rhode Island - J.D./M.M.A. '02

Dennis H. Esposito, Esq.
Interim Director, Marine Affairs Institute
Principal, aarons-esposito
Adjunct Professor, RWU School of Law

Robert E. Falvey, Esq.
Vice Chair
Vice President, Falvey Cargo Underwriting
Adjunct Professor, RWU School of Law
RWU School of Law ‘98

Jonathan M. Gutoff
Professor of Law
RWU School of Law

Tricia K. Jedele, Atty.
Vice President and Director
RI Advocacy Center
Conservation Law Foundation

Cassie Kitchen, CDR
Military Professor
Stockton Center for the Study of International Law
U.S. Naval War College
RWU School of Law '00

Dennis W. Nixon
Professor and Director
Rhode Island Sea Grant
University of Rhode Island

Robert Thompson
Professor and Chair
Department of Marine Affairs
University of Rhode Island

Wendy A. Waller, Atty.
Chair
Staff Attorney, Partridge, Snow & Hahn LLP
RWU School of Law/University of Rhode Island - J.D./M.M.A. ’02