Law and Capital Markets @ Ohio State is a program of The Moritz College of Law at The Ohio State University. The nonpartisan program aims to further the study of capital markets and corporate law. The program hosts multiple events throughout the year in Columbus and key financial centers. These events generate open and vigorous exchange about the leading problems and issues dealmakers face and are commonly co-sponsored by private organizations.
Joanne Wharton Murphy/Classes of 1965 and 1973 Professor in Law
The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law
A scholar in the field of dispute resolution, Professor Ellen Deason has co-authored casebooks for Civil Procedure and Alternative Dispute Resolution. She was appointed reporter for the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws drafting committee for a Uniform Act on Protection of Genetic Information in Employment and Insurance. Prior to joining the faculty at the Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, Professor Deason taught at the University of Illinois College of Law. Earlier in her career, she was an associate at the Washington, D.C. office of Morrison & Foerster and served as a law clerk for Judge Harry T. Edwards on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit and Justice Harry A. Blackmun of the United States Supreme Court. She also served as a legal assistant to Arbitrator Howard M. Hotlzmann, of the Iran – United States Claims Tribunal. Full Bio