Faculty News

  • City Year Providence
    Professor, Alumna Lead City Year Board
    Professor Andy Horwitz and Stephanie Federico ’03 co-chair advisory board of City Year Providence, aiming to dramatically cut dropout rates
  • Judge Edward C. Clifton
    Judge Edward Clifton Joins Faculty
    The recently retired Rhode Island Superior Court judge will work with students on research related to racial and ethnic fairness in courts across the country.
  • Immigration Detention
    Hassel on Qualified Immunity
    Professor Diana Hassel explains why immigration officials could not claim qualified immunity after mistakenly detaining an American citizen for 24 hours.


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.