Faculty News

  • Professor David Coombs
    Coombs Named Weisberger Professor
    'WikiLeaks Lawyer' David Coombs is named the Joseph R. Weisberger Visiting Professor of Law, effective this semester and continuing into 2015-16 academic year.
  • Drugs
    Horwitz on Mandatory Minimum Sentences
    Prosectors hope longer prison terms will help deter drug dealers. But Professor Andy Horwitz explains why mandatory minimum sentences don’t work.
  • Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Law Robert B. Kent, H'91
    A Farewell to Professor Kent
    RWU Law notes the passing of esteemed educator, scholar, colleague and friend, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Law Robert Brydon Kent, H’91.


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.