Faculty News

  • Panhandling
    Horwitz on Panhandling Ordinances and the First Amendment
    Professor Andy Horwitz’s latest contribution to the RWU First Amendment Blog: “First Amendment Protects the Right to Give and to Receive.”
  • As Manning released, trial attorney Coombs looks back on case, looks forward to teaching again at RWU Law
    Chelsea Manning was released from the military prison at Fort Leavenworth, Kan., on May 17th, after serving nearly seven years in prison for leaking a trove of military and diplomatic files. Manning’s lead trial attorney, David E. Coombs, now teaches at the Roger Williams University School of Law.
  • Trump Presidency
    Donald Trump vs. Roger Williams
    David Logan, professor of law and former dean of RWU Law, discusses President Trump's executive order on religious freedom in this week's 1st Amendment Blog.


William M. Kolb

William M. Kolb
Adjunct Professor of Law
Attorney at Law
William Kolb is the sole member of the Law Offices of William M. Kolb, LLC in Providence, Rhode Island.  He is a graduate of Brown University, Boston University Graduate School of Management and Northeastern University School of Law.  In his current practice, he focuses primarily on commercial, real estate and personal injury litigation.  He also represents an association of retired municipal firefighters with respect to their pension benefits.  Before going to law school, he worked as an accountant for several regional public accounting firms in Rhode Island.