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.


Faculty Spotlights

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

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

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,...

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

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

ON LEAVE

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

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

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

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