About the Blogger

David Logan's picture

David Logan served as Dean at Roger Williams School of Law from 2003 to 2014, making him one of the nation's longest-serving law deans. In 2014, he returned to full-time teaching and research.

A graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law, Professor Logan clerked for a federal...

Affordable Excellence at RWU LAW

David Logan's Post

As Per Usual, Prof. Margulies on the Cutting Edge

Posted by David Logan on 02/03/2012 at 08:29 AM

Prof. Peter Margulies

One of our most eclectic faculty members is Peter Margulies, whose expertise blends knowledge of Immigration Law, National Security Law, and Professional Responsibility.  Peter has written important works in all 3 areas, not least his book Laws’ Detour: Justice Displaced in the Bush; Administration (NYU Press, 2010).  More recently, Peter was quoted in “Unknown Knowns: Torture Suits Against Rumsfeld May Revive a 40-Year-Old Liability Case,” in the current ABA Journal. 

Peter also participated in a panel of experts on National Security Law at the Annual Meeting of the Association of American Law Schools, along with faculty from Yale, Columbia, and Duke, and shared his summary with the readers of the leading blog LAWFARE on such tough issues as...