Faculty News

  • Horwitz on Yorke
    Horwitz on the Role of Grand Juries
    Professor Andrew Horwitz joined Dan Yorke's "State of Mind" discussing the role of grand juries and recent Ferguson, Mo., and Staten Island, N.Y. outcomes.
  • Pension Dispute
    Yelnosky on State Pension Dispute
    Dean Michael Yelnosky tells NPR why he's optimistic about the outlook for a settlement in the legal dispute over a 2011 overhaul of the state pension system.
  • Heffner on Elder Law
    RWU Law Adjunct Professor Mark B. Heffner launches a new blog on Elder Law and Long Term Care Planning, featuring some of the nation's top experts.


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.