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 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.