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Frank C. Woodside III Moot Courtroom Dedicated

Frank Woodside
Frank C. Woodside '69 during the dedication of the Frank C. Woodside III Courtroom on April 15.
On Friday, April 15, the Frank C. Woodside III Courtroom was dedicated. As co-Chairs of the fundraising drive, Frank A. Ray '73 spoke via video and John C. McDonald '61 spoke in person. Clinic Programs Director and Lawrence D. Stanley Professor of Law Gregory Travalio thanked the co-chairs and all who gave so that Moritz students would graduate with the ability to practice in the most technologically sophisticated courtrooms in the country. On hand was Frank C. Woodside III '69, for whom the new courtroom is named, and his family.

Dr. Frank C. Woodside III, a partner with Dinsmore & Shohl LLP in Cincinnati, Ohio, practices in the areas of health care and products liability. His practice specifically focuses on the representation of manufacturing concerns in class actions and mass tort litigation in such areas as pharmaceuticals and medical devices; the trial of drug, medical device and tobacco product liability cases; and the defense of health care providers in medical malpractice litigation. Dr. Woodside has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America for the past 11 years.

Woodside Family with Dean Rogers
The Woodside family at the dedication of the Frank C. Woodside III Courtroom: (from left) Christopher, Julia, Frank '69, Patrick '05, and Dean Nancy H. Rogers.
Dr. Woodside, who earned his M.D. from the University of Cincinnati, also serves as an adjunct professor of law at the University of Cincinnati College of Law and a clinical professor of pediatrics emeritus at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine.

He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Legal Medicine, a Diplomate of the American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys, and a member of the Board of Trustees at the Children's Hospital Medical Center in Cincinnati, Ohio.