Faculty News

  • Defending the Defenseless
    Brook Ashley ’08 spearheads a new program expanding access to legal services for domestic violence victims who can’t afford lawyers.
  • Judicial selection
    Yelnosky on Judicial Selection
    Dean Michael Yelnosky in the ProJo, on the governor's efforts to change perceptions that you’ve got to “know a guy” to be a judge in Rhode Island.
  • Horwitz, Vorenberg on Expungement
    Prof. Andrew Horwitz and Director of Pro Bono & Community Partnerships Eliza Vorenberg on how expungement helps those with minor criminal records get a fresh start.


Spotlight

Professor Diana Hassel regularly leads a group of students to experience "legal Washington," which features attendance at a Supreme Court argument...

As an expert in National Security Law, Professor Peter Margulies focuses on the delicate balance between liberty, equality, and security in issues...

After graduating first in her class from Osgoode Hall, one of Canada’s top law schools, Professor Tanya Monestier clerked for the Honourable...

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...

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,...

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,...

Professor Bogus has written extensively about political ideology, torts and products liability, and gun control and the Second Amendment. He is...

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

Professor Horwitz is the Assistant Dean for Experiential Education, overseeing the clinical programs, clinical externships, pro bono programs, and...