Faculty News

  • The Today Show: Coombs on Manning
    Visiting Associate Professor of Law David Coombs, lead defense counsel for Chelsea Manning in the WikiLeaks court martial, offers a case update on The Today Show.
  • Cyberstalking
    Horwitz on Cyberstalking Decision
    Professor Andrew Horwitz explains to Lawyers Weekly why a union leader's "harrassing" emails to a politician were protected under the First Amendment.
  • Visiting Professor David Coombs
    ‘WikiLeaks Lawyer’ Coombs Joins Faculty
    Military lawyer David Coombs, lead defense counsel for Chelsea Manning f/k/a PFC Bradley Manning, will teach criminal procedure, coach trial team.


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.