Faculty News

  • A visitor at RWU Law's "Lawyers Without RIghts" exhibit.
    Discussing Lawyers During Holocaust
    The Providence Journal reports on a special event at RWU Law, with judges, lawyers, professors and students discussing the "Lawyers Without Rights" exhibit.
  • City Year Providence
    Professor, Alumna Lead City Year Board
    Professor Andy Horwitz and Stephanie Federico ’03 co-chair advisory board of City Year Providence, aiming to dramatically cut dropout rates in public schools.
  • Judge Edward C. Clifton
    Judge Edward Clifton Joins Faculty
    The recently retired Rhode Island Superior Court judge will work with students on research related to racial and ethnic fairness in courts across the country.


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.