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Upcoming Events

Champions For Justice

Sounding the Alarm on Mass Incarceration

Champions For Justice

Sounding the Alarm on Mass Incarceration

Champions for Justice Dinner and Public Interest Auction
JAN
30
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Providence Biltmore Hotel
Conversation with U.S. Solicitor General Donald B. Verrilli, Jr.
FEB
04
10:30 am - 11:30 am
RWU Law Appellate Courtroom 283
Master the Basics of Spinal Radiology
FEB
04
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Sheraton Providence Airport Hotel
Behind Closed Doors
FEB
11
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Appellate Courtroom - Room 283
Washington, DC Law Alumni Reception
FEB
24
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Marriott Washington at Metro Center, 775 12th Street NW, Washington, DC


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 Burger
Associate Professor of Law
RWU School of Law

Michael Daly, Esq.
Attorney, 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.
Principal, aarons-esposito
Adjunct Professor, RWU School of Law

Robert E. Falvey, Esq.
Vice Chair
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, Atty.
Lieutenant Commander
U.S. First Coast Guard District D1
RWU School of Law '00

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

Robert Thompson
Chair, Department of Marine Affairs
University of Rhode Island

Wendy Waller, Atty.
Chair
RWU School of Law/University of Rhode Island - J.D./M.M.A. ’02