Faculty News

  • The Honorable Roderick L. Ireland
    Groundbreaking Jurist to Keynote Commencement '15
    Recently retired Massachusetts Supreme Court Chief Justice Roderick L. Ireland – the court's first African-American justice – will deliver 2015 Commencement address.
  • A Closer Look at Mass Incarceration
    Examining a criminal justice system that has incarcerated a greater percentage of its citizens – especially Blacks and Latinos – than any other country in the world.
  • Yelnosky on Bar Exams
    Dean Michael Yelnosky speaks to WPRO AM 630's Gene Valicenti about the purpose and effectiveness of bar exams in determining fitness to practice law.


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.