Faculty News

  • Horwitz on Yorke
    Horwitz on the Role of Grand Juries
    Professor Andrew Horwitz joined Dan Yorke's "State of Mind" discussing the role of grand juries and recent Ferguson, Mo., and Staten Island, N.Y. outcomes.
  • Pension Dispute
    Yelnosky on State Pension Dispute
    Dean Michael Yelnosky tells NPR why he's optimistic about the outlook for a settlement in the legal dispute over a 2011 overhaul of the state pension system.
  • Heffner on Elder Law
    RWU Law Adjunct Professor Mark B. Heffner launches a new blog on Elder Law and Long Term Care Planning, featuring some of the nation's top experts.


The Honorable Dennis Curran

The Honorable Dennis Curran
Adjunct Professor of Law
Associate Justice, Massachusetts Superior Court

The Honorable Dennis Curran is an Associate Justice in the Massachusetts Superior Court, where he has presided over 350 civil and criminal trials. Before that, he was in the trenches as a Boston trial attorney for over twenty years, having achieved an "AV" (the highest) rating from Martindale-Hubbell.