Faculty News

  • BP Oil Spill
    Logan on BP Negligence Finding
    Professor David Logan explains why a federal court finding BP acted with “gross negligence” in 2010 Gulf of Mexico disaster doesn't presage criminal trial outcomes.
  • Horwitz on 'Necessity Defense'
    Professor Andrew Horwitz explains why the "necessity defense" invoked by two environmental protesters at Brayton Point Power Station is a long shot.
  • Professor Louise Ellen Teitz
    Senior U.S. Diplomat Returns to RWU Law
    Following three years as First Secretary at The Hague Conference on Private International Law, a founding faculty member brings vast experience home to Bristol.


The Honorable Daniel Procaccini

The Honorable Daniel Procaccini
Adjunct Professor of Law
Providence County Superior Court

The Honorable Daniel Procaccini has been an associate justice on the Rhode Island Superior Court since 2001. Prior to his appointment to the bench, he had an active civil litigation practice and served as a solicitor for several towns in Rhode Island.

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