By participating in the Civil Clinic, Matt Grimsley ’13 gained more experience than many young attorneys who have been practicing for years. At The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, students have the opportunity to choose from seven different clinics that offer hands-on experience.
A student group at The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law has been recognized for its outstanding programming by the American Constitution Society for Law and Policy.
For 2L Iris Jin, law school was always part of the plan.
During her time as an undergraduate majoring in political science and minoring in economics at Miami University of Ohio, Jin took classes to get ready for the tough courses and intense work during law school.
Putting it simply, Jae Pak says it “made sense” for him to attend The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law. But after one hears the story of how Pak came to be a Buckeye, it’s clear that sentiment weighed heavily in the 1L’s decision. “My brother was going to go here.”
With a glance at the admission statistics for The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law’s Class of 2015, one will notice its age bracket starts at 20. Ennie Aladejana is that 20.
For 1L Emily Rotella, the decision to go to law school was a way to stay “interested in everything.” An international studies major with a love of travel, Rotella felt that she wasn’t sure how to narrow down her worldwide interests into one career path.
Five members of the Class of 2014 will lead The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law’s student-run journals in the coming academic year.
Gus Lazares and Katie Wallrabenstein, 2Ls at The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, finished as quarter-finalists in the 2013 National Trial Competition held April 3-7 in San Antonio.
Last spring, the Ohio State Law Journal published its first essays on its online companion, Furthermore. These practitioner-authored essays focused on timely issues affecting Ohio.
Dylan Borchers, a member of the Class of 2013 at The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, has been awarded the Ohio State Bar Association Environmental Law Award for a paper he submitted, titled “Electric Aggregation and the Story of Ohio’s Move to Competitive Retail Electric Markets.”
Nikki Trautman Baszynski, a member of the Class of 2013, was named a recipient of the 2013 Distinguished Diversity Enhancement Award, a University-wide award that recognizes individuals or units that have demonstrated a significant commitment to enhancing diversity at The Ohio State University.
Nikki Trautman Baszynski was declared National Best Advocate at the 36th Annual American Bar Association National Appellate Advocacy Competition held April 4-6 in Chicago.