Briefing Room

corporate law

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Alumnus pursues passion for international work as corporate law attorney

From a young age, Ryan Waggoner ’10 ambitiously aspired to be a judge, an ambassador, and a businessman. Refusing to settle for just one, he pursued a unique practice in international corporate law, combining all three passions as an associate at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP.

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SALO, FINLAND - AUGUST 22, 2015: Two John Deere modern Combines harvest barley at Puontin Peltopaivat Agricultural Harvesting and Cultivating Show.

Alumnus seeks to provide tools to help farmers feed the world

Cory J. Reed ’95 studied finance and law because the future of farming, his father’s profession, looked much different 30 years ago than it does today. Three decades later, as senior vice president of Intelligent Solutions Group for John Deere, he has a very different outlook.

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Alumna thrives as director of litigation practice at Smucker’s

Before law school, Jaclyn Bryk ’04’s Buckeye physician father gave her two rules: “You can’t sue doctors, and you can’t go to Michigan.” With an illustrious litigation career, a strong work ethic, and a winning case against Michigan, Bryk has made her Buckeye family proud.

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Alumna uses international experience as in-house counsel for pump manufacturer

Brigette Burnell ’02 found a role that suited her varied background and aligned her professional and personal goals as general counsel and corporate secretary for The Gorman-Rupp Company.

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Alumna enjoys vibrant, complex career in energy

Kyra Fleming ’92 envisioned changes in the energy markets would create opportunities in an industry with a long history of stability. Two decades later as vice president and general counsel of DTE Energy, Fleming sees first-hand how vibrant and complex the industry is today.

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Maureen Frangopoulos ’09 finds niche at ride sharing company

Accomplishing two career goals in the first decade of your career is a considerable feat. Maureen Frangopoulos ’09 conquered her childhood dream of becoming a trial lawyer, before setting her sights on a new position as an in-house counsel at Uber.

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Women in Business Leadership Roles

Discussing the ever-expanding role of women in business leadership positions will be Christie A. Hill ’86, Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Dun & Bradstreet Corp., Lynn Ready, Associate Vice President, Facilities Operations & Development for The Ohio State […]

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Moritz Team Takes Second at Corporate Moot Court Competition

3L Katie Kalbacher, 3L Ryan Edmiston, and 2LSusan Restrepo took second at the 27th annual Ruby R. Vale Interschool Corporate Moot Court Competition on March 15.

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Passion for Writing Leads 2L to Pursue Law Degree

Reading and writing have always been a passion for 2L Andrew Mikac. They inspired him first to share that enthusiasm with students in educationally under-served communities, and now are driving him to pursue a degree in law.

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Rose voted outstanding professor

From coaching a champion moot court team to teaching the ins and out of securities law to dazzling the crowd at the annual comedy night, Professor Paul Rose has left a lasting impact on the Class of 2014. The class elected Professor Paul Rose as the Morgan E. Shipman Outstanding Professor.

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Team captures victory in corporate moot court competition

3L Jenna Grassbaugh, 2L Ryan Harmanis, and 2L Hunter West were crowned champions of the Ruby Vale Interschool Corporate Moot Court Competition, beating teams from Penn, the University of Florida, William & Mary, and Georgetown along the way.

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3L finds friendship, calling in Short North boutique

Alya Sulaiman walked out of her apartment, across the street, and into a newly-opened boutique called Royal Factory in the Short North, located just south of Ohio State’s campus. She left the shop with a spark of interest that redirected her legal career.

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