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Marc Spindelman Isadore and Ida Topper Professor of Law

Marc Spindelman

Marc Spindelman is the Isadore and Ida Topper Professor of Law at The Ohio State University Michael E. Moritz College of Law. Following law school at the University of Michigan, he clerked for Judge (now Chief Judge) Alice M. Batchelder on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, and was an associate at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft in New York City. After leaving Wall Street, Spindelman was a Reginald F. Lewis Fellow for Law Teaching at Harvard Law School, taught as a Visiting Instructor at the University of Michigan Law School, and spent two years as a Greenwall Fellow in Bioethics and Health Policy at Georgetown University and Johns Hopkins University. While a Greenwall Fellow, Spindelman was also an Adjunct Professor of Law at the Georgetown University Law Center, a Faculty Associate at the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, and a Research Fellow at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. He has been a Visiting Professor at the Georgetown University Law Center and the University of Michigan Law School. A co-author of the latest edition of one of the leading casebooks in Family Law (with Judith Areen and Philomila Tsoukala, published by Foundation Press), Professor Spindelman’s scholarship regularly focuses on problems of inequality in society and under law. He regularly teaches courses on Family Law, Constitutional Law, Advanced Constitutional Law, Advanced Family Law, Sexuality Violence and the Law, and Bioethics and Public Health Ethics.