Faculty News

  • Defending the Defenseless
    Brook Ashley ’08 spearheads a new program expanding access to legal services for domestic violence victims who can’t afford lawyers.
  • Judicial selection
    Yelnosky on Judicial Selection
    Dean Michael Yelnosky in the ProJo, on the governor's efforts to change perceptions that you’ve got to “know a guy” to be a judge in Rhode Island.
  • Horwitz, Vorenberg on Expungement
    Prof. Andrew Horwitz and Director of Pro Bono & Community Partnerships Eliza Vorenberg on how expungement helps those with minor criminal records get a fresh start.


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.