Faculty News

  • Judge Bruce Selya
    Courtroom Dedicated to Judge Selya
    The law school’s signature space has been named for an old friend: the Honorable Bruce Selya, one of Rhode Island’s most influential and respected jurists.
  • 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.


Molly Cote

Molly Cote
Adjunct Professor of Law
Attorney at law

Molly Cote is an attorney with Lynch, Lynch & Friel with a practice in family law, criminal defense and general civil litigation. Prior to joining the firm she spent seven years as a prosecutor for the Rhode Island Department of the Attorney General.