Faculty News

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    Affordable Excellence Extended to 2016-17
    With notable increases in enrollment, the Affordable Excellence tuition reduction and guarantee will continue for a third incoming class at RWU Law.
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    The proliferation of drones presents a range of novel liability questions that lawyers and judges haven’t had to grapple with since the advent of the automobile.
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    Law Clinic for Disabled Veterans
    An important new clinical initiative offers renewed hope to military veterans whose disability benefits have been denied and can’t afford to appeal.

Anthony J. Santoro

Anthony J. Santoro
Professor of Law

LL.M., Georgetown University
J.D., Georgetown University
B.A., Boston College


Professor Santoro was the founding dean at both Roger Williams University School of Law and Widener Law School (Harrisburg), and served as President of Roger Williams University from 1993-2000.  At RWU Law, Professor Santoro is a very popular teacher of a range of business courses.

Before entering legal education, Professor Santoro earned his B.A. from Boston College and both his J.D. and LL.M. from Georgetown.

Selected Publications


Reflections on the Founding, 9 Roger Williams University Law Review 327 (2004)

Esther F. Clark, 7 Roger Williams University Law Review 280 (2002)