Briefing Room



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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Alumnus presented The American Lawyer’s Transatlantic Arbitration Award

Stephen Anway ’02 received The American Lawyer’s Transatlantic Arbitration Award for his work leading a team of attorneys that arbitrated a victory for the Slovak Republic against Dutch insurance company Achmea.

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Richard F. Celeste, Former U.S. Ambassador to India & Governor of Ohio

Moritz will welcome former U.S. Ambassador to India and Governor of Ohio Richard F. Celeste on Feb. 3. Celeste will discuss his experiences as a public servant and why it is as important as ever that more motivated young people stay engaged in local, state, and national government.

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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 hoping to leverage language skills in legal practice

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.

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1L thrilled by mergers, acquisitions on a global scale

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.

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1L sees borderless possibilities

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.

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Changing justice system through mentoring

Whether she’s in a public defender’s office or standing at the front of a lecture hall – and even when she’s trekking through the Himalayas, developing legal aid offices in Nepal – Priya Lakhi ’99 has consistently centered her career on mentorship.

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Cohen named Radcliffe Institute Fellow

Professor Amy Cohen has been selected as a Radcliffe Institute Fellow for the 2013-14 academic year. This extremely competitive program provides a one-year fellowship at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University and supports outstanding research projects in a variety of disciplines.

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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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’08 grad represents clients in immigration cases

To many of his clients, Ryan Muennich ’08 serves as the only lifeline in their fight to continue pursuing their American dream, and it is not something the 30-year-old immigration attorney takes lightly.

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Alumna on diplomatic mission through Foreign Service

Wading up to her thighs in water, speaking in Urdu to a camera, Andie De Arment ’07 was in the thick of Pakistan at the most sacred Sikh shrine in the world.

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