Faculty News

  • Do Lord Remember Me: Black Church in RI
    Joe Wilson Jr., star of Trinity Rep’s “The Mountaintop,” will deliver 1842 speech by black Anglican priest credited with winning African-American voting rights in RI
  • Islam Protests
    SLATE: Goldstein on Travel Ban
    Professor Jared Goldstein, a constitutional law expert, argues that Trump’s immigration ban explicitly smears Muslims as being potentially hostile to the Constitution.
  • cybersecurity
    Cybersecurity: Obama's Conflicted Legacy
    In the wake of Edward Snowden’s disclosures, the Obama administration had to address a daunting series of challenges on surveillance, cybersecurity, and privacy.


Spotlight

Professor Jonathan Gutoff is one of the nation’s top experts on piracy and maritime law issues. In addition to his popular courses on...

Professor Brown teaches Legal Practice. She comes to Roger Williams School of Law with extensive experience teaching Legal Research and Writing,...

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,...

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

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

Assistant Dean Lalli is a magna cum laude graduate of Spelman College, where she majored in Philosophy and earned membership in Phi Beta Kappa....

Keenly interested in the relationship between consumer debt and bankruptcy, Professor John Chung recently testified before the U.S. Senate...

Eliza Vorenberg is the Director of Pro Bono and Community Partnerships and the Director of the Pro Bono Collaborative. Eliza is a graduate of Bryn...

Joining the RWU Law faculty in 2001, Professor Emily Sack has become a nationally recognized expert on domestic violence and reform of the court...