RWU Law provides students a broad range of marine resource and maritime courses taught by full professors as well as expert practitioners. The curriculum includes courses in admiralty, fisheries, piracy, ocean and coastal law, ocean policy, and climate change.
Student RI Association for Justice (SRIAJ)
The mission of the SRIAJ is to connect students with local trial attorneys and get them real world experiences and connections in the legal community from their first day at law school. As a member of the SRIAJ you will be assigned your own personal mentor, a Rhode Island trial attorney. Last year our members were invited to assist in their mentors’ offices, observe them at trial, and attend professional networking events. We are the student chapter of the RIAJ, a group composed of Rhode Island’s top trial attorneys. This association seeks to further opportunities for those law students who want a career in the courtroom and to build strong connections with the local legal community.