Faculty News

  • Adjunct Professor Jerry Cohen
    Cohen Named 'Friend of Justice'
    Adjunct Professor and prominent litigator Jerry Cohen has been selected for the Massachusetts Bar Foundation’s 2015 Great Friend of Justice Award.
  • Professor David Coombs
    Coombs Named Weisberger Professor
    'WikiLeaks Lawyer' David Coombs is named the Joseph R. Weisberger Visiting Professor of Law, effective this semester and continuing into 2015-16 academic year.
  • Drugs
    Horwitz on Mandatory Minimum Sentences
    Prosectors hope longer prison terms will help deter drug dealers. But Professor Andy Horwitz explains why mandatory minimum sentences don’t work.


Spotlight

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

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

Professor Bogus’ interests include: (1) Political Ideology. Professor Bogus is interested in...

Louise Ellen Teitz is First Secretary at The Hague Conference on Private International Law in The Hague, The Netherlands, with primary...

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

 

Liz Tobin Tyler, JD, MA, is Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine at the Alpert Medical School of Brown University and of...

Veronica Paricio has been working with and counseling law students since 1994. She joined the Office of Career Development in January 2008. From...

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

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

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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...