Faculty News

  • Free Speech
    Logan on 'Marketplace of Ideas'
    Professor David Logan explains to ProJo's Ed Fitzpatrick why the "marketplace of ideas" is a classic American concept, rooted in an emphasis on individual rights.
  • PLO Trial
    Margulies on PLO Terror Trial
    Professor Peter Margulies on New York trial to determine whether PLO and Palestinian Authority should pay up to $1 billion to victims of Israeli terror attacks.
  • A shrimp boat modified as an oil skimmer
    Logan on Possibility of BP Settlement
    Professor David Logan on whether BP's reduced fine exposure for its role in the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill could push the case into settlement talks.


Deming Sherman

Deming Sherman
Adjunct Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

Deming Sherman is a partner at Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP in Providence, where he is a trial lawyer.  He has litigated commercial, environmental, real estate and trust and probate cases in federal and state courts for more than 40 years.  He served as Managing Partner for nine years and developed and presents an annual course on legal ethics to the firm's lawyers.