Faculty News

  • Professor David Coombs
    Manning Lead Counsel on Commutation
    Chelsea Manning's longtime counsel, RWU Law Professor David Coombs, is "shocked and overjoyed" by President Obama's decision to commute sentence .
  • Yelnosky: Future of Public Sector Union 'Dues'
    Dean Michael Yelnosky discusses why a Trump Supreme Court is likely to overturn 40 years of precedent on public sector collective bargaining agreements.
  • Gonzales: Licenses for the Undocumented?
    Deborah Gonzalez, Director of RWU Law's Immigration Law Clinic, joined Dan Yorke to discuss report on driver’s licenses for undocumented Rhode Islanders.


Andrew Spacone

Andrew Spacone
Adjunct Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

Andrew Spacone is of counsel to the law firm of Adler, Pollack & Sheehan P.C. Prior to joining Adler Pollock & Sheehan, he was the Deputy General Counsel and Assistant Secretary for Textron, Inc., where he headed the Litigation Department. While at Textron, he developed the company's crisis management program and was the company's crisis manager. Prior to joining Textron, he was a litigation associate with the Buffalo, New York, law firm of Jaeckle, Fleischmann & Mugel.