Faculty News

  • Church State
    Is Wall Between Church and State Crumbling?
    Professor Diana Hassel, associate dean for academic affairs at RWU Law, has written a piece for the Roger Williams First Amendment blog.
  • Jones Act
    Gutoff, Nixon on Puerto Rico
    Amid mass power outages, food and water shortages, experts say that a 97-year-old maritime law could make recovering from the disaster more difficult.
  • Travel Ban
    AP: Margulies on New Travel Ban
    Professor Peter Margulies weighs in on how President Trump's revamped travel ban might attract new legal challenges — and how they might fare.


Emma L. Peterson

Emma L. Peterson
Adjunct Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

Emma Peterson is an associate with the firm of Chisholm Chisholm & Kilpatrick, where her practice focuses on representing disabled Veterans before the Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims. She attended Connecticut College for her undergraduate degree and Roger Williams University School of Law for her J.D.