Roy Gutterman

Roy Gutterman

Professor Roy Gutterman is an expert on communications law and the First Amendment. He is director of the Newhouse School’s Tully Center for Free Speech and is a graduate of the Newhouse School and the Syracuse University College of Law.

Gutterman worked as a reporter for the Cleveland Plain Dealer covering local and state government, crime, legal issues and general news. He later clerked for a New Jersey Superior Court judge and practiced business and general litigation. 

He writes and speaks on media law, free speech, the intersection between courts and journalists and legal education issues.

Guest Appearances
June 10, 2024

What Are the Limits of Students’ First Amendment Rights on College Campuses?

Recent protests at universities across the country pushed the boundaries of free speech, and outcomes for protestors were varied, to say the least. The world of academia encourages the free exchange of...