Faculty News

  • Church State
    Is Wall Between Church and State Crumbling?
    Professor Diana Hassel, associate dean for academic affairs at RWU Law, has written a piece for the Roger Williams First Amendment blog.
  • Jones Act
    Gutoff, Nixon on Puerto Rico
    Amid mass power outages, food and water shortages, experts say that a 97-year-old maritime law could make recovering from the disaster more difficult.
  • Travel Ban
    AP: Margulies on New Travel Ban
    Professor Peter Margulies weighs in on how President Trump's revamped travel ban might attract new legal challenges — and how they might fare.

Irina V. Gott

Irina V. Gott
Professor of Legal Practice

J.D., Suffolk University Law School
B.A., University of Connecticut


Professor Gott recently joined the Legal Practice faculty. She comes to Roger Williams with over five years of experience teaching legal writing at several Boston schools, including Suffolk University Law School, Northeastern School of Law, and New England School of Law. After graduating from law school, Professor Gott spent ten years practicing as a litigation associate in Boston. During that time she represented clients in contract and probate disputes and other civil matters. Professor Gott has also successfully represented clients pro bono in political asylum cases. She is a graduate of the University of Connecticut and Suffolk University Law School.