Emma MacGuidwin

Reference Librarian
Contact Information:

(614)-514-5953 Drinko 280G


Emma MacGuidwin is a reference librarian at the Moritz Law Library.  She provides research support to faculty, students, and the public and is the library liaison to the Moritz College of Law Drug Enforcement and Policy Center. She also teaches Legal Analysis and Writing I and Advanced Legal Research.

MacGuidwin previously served as the library manager for a large Midwest law firm and has worked at the Michigan State University Law Library and the University of Dayton’s Roesch Library.  She also has practiced law in the fields of ERISA, health care, and litigation.  Following law school, MacGuidwin served as a law clerk for Magistrate Judge Russell G. Vineyard of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia.

MacGuidwin graduated summa cum laude from Michigan State University College of Law and served as the Senior Articles Editor for the Michigan State Law Review.  She earned her master’s degree in library and information science from Wayne State University.  MacGuidwin holds a bachelor’s degree in English (High Honors) and History from the University of Michigan.

MacGuidwin is a member of the American Association of Law Libraries, the Ohio Regional Association of Law Libraries, and the Columbus Bar Association.  She is admitted to practice law in the State of Michigan, the State of Georgia, and various federal courts.


Selected Publications:

Unscrewing the Inscrutable: The U.K. Bribery Act 2010, Ind. Int’l & Comp. L. Rev. (2013) (co-authored with Professor Bruce Bean, Michigan State University College of Law).

Expansive Reach – Useless Guidance: An Introduction to the U.K. Bribery Act 2010, 18 ILSA J. Int’l & Comp. L., Int’l Practitioner’s Notebook Ed. 323 (2012) (co-authored with Professor Bruce Bean, Michigan State University College of Law).