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Students make immediate impact in Justice for Children Clinic

“In the first 10 days, eight students have assumed responsibility for a dozen current clinic clients and have accepted five new clients. Six students already have already appeared in court,” reported Kimberly Jordan, director of the Justice for Children Program.

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Drawing on clinic experience in his career

Every time he “walks the triangle” in the courtroom, Avonte Campinha- Bacote ’08 has his Civil Clinic experience from The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law in his back pocket. That’s where Campinha-Bacote learned to perform one of the [...]

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Exit Interview: Janay Stevens ’13 discusses future plans

When Janay Stevens ’13 packed her bags and left the alpine slopes and crystal clear lakes of Reno, Nev. three years ago, she did more than relocate for law school. She found herself a new home. “I am an only [...]

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Tales from the clinics

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.

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Clinic students take home prizes in business competition

Students from The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law took top awards in a business project competition hosted by the Fisher College of Business this fall.

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New Clinical Professor Represents Refugee Communities

From Muslim to Arab and South Asian groups, to New York and that “state up north,” Amna Akbar has put her lawyering skills to use in many communities.

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Bringing the law to life

Around 6 p.m. on a Monday night, two students sat at a table in the front of a lecture hall large enough for more than 70 students. Yet, they faced fewer than 10 sets of eyes staring back at them. [...]

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Entrepreneurial Business Law Clinic open for business

With a dozen students eager to help entrepreneurs with their dreams, The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law Entrepreneurial Business Law Clinic opens for business this month.

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D.C. or Bust! Moritz Students Head to Nation’s Capital

Filtering through the halls of the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Energy, and more than a dozen other government agencies and nonprofit organizations this summer were rising 2Ls from Moritz College of Law.

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New Advanced Courses Complement Clinical Programming

Of particular interest to alumni may be the expansion of our advanced curricular offerings to include more and more courses explicitly designed to introduce students to professional lawyering skills.

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