Faculty News

  • Adjunct Professor Jerry Cohen
    Cohen Named 'Friend of Justice'
    Adjunct Professor and prominent litigator Jerry Cohen has been selected for the Massachusetts Bar Foundation’s 2015 Great Friend of Justice Award.
  • Professor David Coombs
    Coombs Named Weisberger Professor
    'WikiLeaks Lawyer' David Coombs is named the Joseph R. Weisberger Visiting Professor of Law, effective this semester and continuing into 2015-16 academic year.
  • Drugs
    Horwitz on Mandatory Minimum Sentences
    Prosectors hope longer prison terms will help deter drug dealers. But Professor Andy Horwitz explains why mandatory minimum sentences don’t work.


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.