Faculty News

  • Kurdish oil tanker the United Kalavryta
    Gutoff on Kurd-Iraq Oil Dispute
    Bloomberg News spoke to Professor Jonathan Gutoff about a Kurdish oil tanker stuck in legal limbo off the Texas coast, during a protracted fight with Iraq over profits.
  • Judge Shopping
    Horwitz on 'Judge-Shopping' Decision
    Professor Andrew Horwitz tells the Providence Journal why a Rhode Island Superior Court "judge-shopping" decision doesn't reflect the reality of lawyers' roles.
  • The Today Show: Coombs on Manning
    Visiting Associate Professor of Law David Coombs, lead defense counsel for Chelsea Manning in the WikiLeaks court martial, offers a case update on The Today Show.


The Honorable George E. Healy, Jr.

The Honorable George E. Healy, Jr.
Adjunct Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

The Honorable George Healy, Jr. has been the Chief Judge of the Rhode Island Workers' Compensation Court since 2004.  He was initially appointed to the Workers' Compensation Court in 1991.  Prior to his appointment to the bench, he was an active civil litigator and workers' compensation practitioner.