Briefing Room

international and comparative law

Lyndsey Andray

As president of OutLaws, 2L strives to create community at Moritz and beyond

The unique paths that led her fellow classmates to law school are what motivates 2L Lyndsey Andray as a student leader at Moritz and in her studies in national security law.

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Shahed Al-asadi

3L dreams of career in international criminal law, human rights

Giving a voice to the voiceless has long been the driving force behind 3L Shahed Al-asadi’s work. As an undergraduate journalism major at Ohio State, Al-asadi quickly realized that she wanted to bring about legal change to the very injustices she covered as a reporter.

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3L studies with renowned philosopher through Oxford Semester Program

Taking private classes with a world renowned philosopher is something many students can only dream of. For 3L Aryeh Younger that dream became reality when he spent the spring semester studying in England as part of the Oxford Study Abroad Semester Program.

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Overseas experience

Assistant U.S. Attorney Mike Lang ’89 talks about his current position as the resident legal advisory to the U.S. embassy in Dakar, Senegal.

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2L’s passion takes her to Rwanda for the summer

Last summer, at the end of a stint as a summer associate at law firm, Amable Bunry ’15’s supervisor, sat her down for a frank talk about her future. She said, “We really enjoyed having you here, but we think you should go pursue your passion. You seem so vested in Africa. Go try it out. If you don’t like it, let us know.”

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Former State Department official to speak on rise of China

Thomas  Christensen, the William P. Boswell Professor of World Politics of Peace and War at Princeton University, will speak at 3:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 22, on “The Challenge of China’s Rise” at the Mershon Center for International Security Studies, 1501 […]

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Alumna learned legal nuances in Dubai

Sanya Shah ’12 never imagined the valuable insight she would gain working at an international law firm in Dubai. Working in a young legal system not only allowed her to refine her legal expertise, but the experience also developed global skills that will help her in future endeavors.

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Chow to discuss Chinese corruption with congressional leaders

Daniel C.K. Chow, the Joseph S. Platt-Porter Wright Morris & Arthur Professor of Law at The Ohio State University, will participate in a roundtable discussion in Washington, D.C. on Nov. 21 with the Congressional-Executive Commission on China. The roundtable, “Corruption in China Today: Consequences for Governance, Human Rights, and Commercial Rule of Law,” will focus on the crackdown on commercial bribery in China and how it affects multinational companies doing business there.

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Moritz a ‘perfect fit’ as 3L prepares for career in business law

Alex Kennedy knew she wanted to work in business, but it wasn’t until she had already launched a professional career that she realized business law was for her. After spending time at Goldman Sachs in London and working for a nonprofit in Africa, she settled on Moritz and is now the editor-in-chief of the Ohio State Entrepreneurial Business Law Journal.

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International Bridge Builder: Juan Lozada-Leoni ’04

Three years after graduating from The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, Juan Lozada-Leoni ’04 was exactly who and precisely where he wanted to be. He was a U.S. citizen, specifically an Army JAG Corps officer, traveling over Kuwait in a Lockheed C-130 aircraft to Iraq.

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Amy Cohen dishes about the ‘supermarket revolution’ and its effects on developing countries

I am working on a project that examines what is at stake when developing countries regulate their food markets around the imperatives of large, corporate supermarket chains. Supermarkets, so common in the West are now dramatically altering the economic, social, and political landscape for farmers, traders, small retailers, and consumers throughout the developing world.

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2L’s op-ed featured on CNN

Derek Clinger, a 2L at The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, was a featured author on the website for the CNN show Global Public Square with Fareed Zakaria, regarding his opinions on the current corruption crisis in Egypt.

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