Briefing Room


2017 Hooding Ceremony

Moritz College of Law Class of 2017

Congratulations to the Class of 2017! Hooding is Friday, May 12. Please click for more information, including how to watch the live-stream. #MoritzGrads17

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Diversity Week 2017 kicks off Jan. 30 with series of inspiring events, speakers

Diversity Week 2017, presented by the Student Bar Association (SBA), kicks off on Monday, Jan. 30, with a variety of engaging events, panels, and speakers.

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3L sets eyes on a career dedicated to country, public service

Ben Fogle

Graduation may be several months away for 3L Ben Fogle, but he already has his eyes set on a career devoted to public service. He hopes to join the Judge Advocate General’s Corps, or to pursue a career working for state government or the Department of Justice one day.

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Big plans for a small town: 3L student makes waves winning AALA’s Student Poster Contest

Evin Bachelor

Winning the American Agricultural Law Association’s 2017 Student Poster Competition provided 3L Evin Bachelor with more than just the satisfaction of a job well done. It gave him the opportunity to network with attorneys practicing in an area he hopes to someday pursue.

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College mourns loss of former Dean Meeks

James Meeks

Professor Emeritus James E. Meeks, former dean and Jacob E. Davis Professor of Law at The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, passed away on October 26, 2017. He was 78.

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Ohio State Establishes Drug Enforcement and Policy Center with Support from Charles Koch Foundation

Drinko Hall

The interdisciplinary center will study societal impacts of the ‘war on drugs.’

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Putting home first: alumna becomes advocate for hometown

Heidi Kemp

Now, as an attorney with Emens & Wolper, she represents landowners in her community as they negotiate with industry officials to lease their land for drilling.

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Alumna to bring passion for white collar crime to the classroom this spring

Jessica Kim

As head of cybercrimes for the Columbus office, Jessica Kim ’11, an Assistant United States Attorney for the Southern District of Ohio, witnesses firsthand how technology is rapidly altering the way crimes are investigated and prosecuted.

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