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.


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.