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.


Paula Rosin

Paula Rosin
Adjunct Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

Paula Rosin spent thirty-two years in the Appellate Division of the Rhode Island Public Defender's Office, serving as Chief Appellate Attorney for eighteen years prior to her retirement in 2011.  She has represented clients in hundreds of cases before the Rhode Island Supreme Court and has appeared before the federal district court for the District of Rhode Island and the First Circuit Court of Appeals.