Faculty News

  • 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.
  • Adjunct Professor Linn Foster Freedman
    Freedman Tackles Privacy, Data Security
    Adjunct Professor and BOD member Linn Foster Freedman has joined Robinson+Cole as a partner. She will chair its Privacy and Data Security Team.
  • RI State House
    Yelnosky on State Pension Lawsuit
    Dean Yelnosky explains to WJAR the astronomical stakes and costs involved in the pension reform lawsuit, which will impact all Rhode Islanders.


Spotlight

Professor Cecily Banks serves as a Professor of Legal Practice. A member of the RWU faculty since 2003, Professor Banks teaches classes in legal...

The Distinguished Research Professor of Law from 2008-2010, and a former member of the Yale Law Journal and a Director of Yale’s Moot Court,...

As both Director of RWU’s Mediation Clinic and an instructor of Dispute Resolution, Professor Bruce Kogan and his...

Suzanne Harrington-Steppen is the Associate Director of Pro Bono Programs. Suzanne received a B.A. in Political Science from Boston College and a...

Eliza Vorenberg is the Director of our Pro Bono and Community Partnerships. Eliza is a graduate of Bryn Mawr College (1983) and Columbia Law...

While serving as an associate at Shearman & Sterling in Washington, D.C., Professor Goldstein became one of the first civilian lawyers allowed...

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My name is Hala Furst, and I am a 3L. Before coming to Roger Williams I received a BA in Theatre Arts at the University of Minnesota. In the three...

David Logan served as Dean at Roger Williams School of Law from 2003 to 2014, making him one of the nation's longest-serving law deans. In 2014,...

B. Mitchell Simpson was in private practice that included civil and criminal litigation in Rhode Island state courts as well as federal courts and...

As Director of Clinical Programs and the Criminal Defense Clinic, Professor Horwitz provides students with the real world opportunities they need...