Faculty News

  • Terror Suspect Nicholas Rovinski
    Margulies on Terror Suspect Arrest
    Professor Peter Margulies explains the FBI's case against terrorism suspect and Warwick, Rhode Island, resident Nicholas Rovinski, and possible additional charges.
  • Judge Judith Savage
    Savage on Mentally Ill Convicts
    Distinguished Jurist in Residence Judge Judith Savage discusses ways to avoid repeated imprisonment of those with mental health problems.
  • Judicial Diversity
    Logan on Judicial Diversity
    Professor David Logan argues that the Ocean State's current judiciary looks like the Rhode Island of past generations, not reflecting the diverse nature of the state today.


Linda Rekas Sloan

Linda Rekas Sloan
Adjunct Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

Linda Rekas Sloan is an attorney at Salter McGowan Sylvia & Leonard, Inc. She concentrates her practice in the areas of bankruptcy, receivership and insolvency law litigation, corporate/business law and litigation, commercial transactions and real estate transactional work. She currently serves on the panel of state court appointed receivers.  She advises and represents banks, credit unions and other institutional lenders on creditor’s rights and related matters, including in bankruptcies, receiverships, workouts, foreclosures, repossession and collection matters in Rhode Island and Massachusetts.  She has also served as court-appointed receiver for insolvent companies in Rhode Island, including operating the company to find a suitable buyer or liquidating the company for the benefit of secured or other creditors. She also represents businesses in transactions, business formations, contracts, commercial real estate, workouts, other corporate and business matters and advises businesses in commercial disputes and litigation.