Prior to becoming a professor at Johnson & Wales, I was engaged in the general practice of law in Rhode Island.”


Professor Guy Bissonnette teaches legal studies and Art & Sciences core curriculum classes at JWU’s Providence Campus.

Professional Memberships

  • Rhode Island Bar Association, 1977-present
  • US Federal District Court for the State of Rhode Island Bar Association, 1977-present
  • US 1st Circuit Court of Appeals Bar Association, 1980-present
  • US Supreme Court Bar Association, 2009-present
  • North Atlantic Business Law Association (NARBLA), 2002-present
  • Northeastern Association of Criminal Justice Sciences (NEACJS), 2002-present


  • 2015: “Eyes in the Skies: Regulating Drones”
    The Rhode Island Bar Journal