RWU Law is one of only 5 law schools in the country that specializes in marine affairs. Of these schools, RWU Law is only one of 2 that specialize in admiralty and maritime law.
Military and Veteran’s Law Association
The Military and Veteran’s Law Association (MVLA) is a non-partisan, student-run organization dedicated to raising visibility of and promoting knowledge and awareness of military and veteran law issues affecting students, law professionals, veterans and members of America’s Armed Forces through educational programming and events at Roger Williams University School of Law. MVLA is committed to building a bridge between law students, veterans, JAG personnel, the local community, those seeking to pursue careers in the military or, and attorneys in the greater New England area for the purpose of professional development.