Faculty News

  • Congressman David Cicilline
    Cicilline Recalls Law School Days
    Congressman David Cicilline quietly paid a lunch-hour visit to RWU Law, reminiscing about his law school days, and reflecting on today's divided Congress.
  • Professor Niki Kuckes
    Kuckes on Litigation Academy
    For the first time, a federal court, a law school and a bar association come together in partnership to teach newer attorneys essential litigation skills.
  • Yelnosky on Tuition and Guarantee
    RI Lawyers Weekly speaks with Dean Michael Yelnosky about Affordable Excellence, the Clinical Guarantee and "giving young lawyers leg up" in a today's market.


Faculty Spotlights

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

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

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

 

Raised by Guatemalan immigrant parents in inner-city Providence, Professor Jorge Elorza returned to his old...

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

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,...

Professor Larry Ritchie is a master teacher of Torts, Criminal Procedure, Advanced Criminal Procedure, and Evidence at RWU.  While...

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

Professor Santoro was the founding dean at both Roger Williams University School of Law and Widener Law School (Harrisburg), and served as...

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