Faculty News

  • Attorney General Eric Holder
    Yelnosky on Holder Resignation
    Dean Michael J. Yelnosky speaks with WPRO's Steve Klamkin about Attorney General Eric Holder's resignation, his legacy and his possible successors.
  • Chelsie Manning
    TIME Magazine: Coombs on Manning
    Visiting Professor David Coombs on why his client, WikiLeaker Chelsea Manning, is suing the government for refusing to pay for gender reassignment treatment.
  • AALS
    AALS Highlights Pro Bono Collaborative
    The Pro Bono Collaborative (PBC) at RWU Law is featured on the inaugural website of the Association of American Law Schools (AALS), launched this week.


Faculty Spotlights

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...

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,...

After a successful term at Yale Law School (where she served on the Yale Law Journal, the Yale Journal of Law and Policy, and the Yale Journal of...

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,...

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

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

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

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

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