• The 36th John E. Sullivan Lecture will feature Professor David Cole, The Hon. George J. Mitchell Professor in Law and Public Policy at Georgetown, on Wednesday, October 15, 2014.

    Preserving Privacy in the Digital Age: The NSA, Your Cellphone, and the Fourth Amendment
  • Accepting applications for Fall 2015.

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  • Professor Floyd Weatherspoon authors new book entitled, African-American Males and the US Justice System of Marginalization: A National Tragedy.

    Weatherspoon Authors New Book
  • Where you live, work, and play is important to your happiness. And so is the location of your law school. It’s a good thing that Capital University Law School is in the heart of Columbus, Ohio, the state capital and a great place to live, study, work, and play.

    Location, Location, Location
  • Capital University Law School has appointed Professor James Beattie Associate Dean for Academic Affairs effective July 1, 2014.

    Professor Beattie Appointed Associate Dean
  • The CapLaw Leaders to Lawyers program is designed to reward your service to our country and recognize the unique skills your military service has taught you. Leaders to Lawyers offers special benefits to current and former military personnel,

    Leaders to Lawyers
  • Questions were flying recently when the respected website SCOTUSblog announced that a team from Capital University Law School had won first place in its 2014 Supreme Court Challenge. Just who, exactly, was on this victorious team, identified only by the name “In Merit the Win?”

    3L Kyle Gerlach Wins National Competition
  • Capital University President Denvy A. Bowman today announced that Professor Rachel Janutis will serve as the interim dean at the Law School beginning July 1, 2014.

    Professor Janutis Appointed Interim Dean
  • The Law School has named the first winner of the Barristers Academic Excellence Scholarship: Brian Doyle-Wegner.

    Barristers Academic Excellence Scholarship Awarded
  • Capital University Law School recently was honored by The National Jurist magazine for delivering practical, experiential legal education.

    We Made the Honor Roll
  • One family’s legacy will prepare students for real-world trials. When the Columbus Bar Association recently evaluated its facility needs, the organization ran into a quandary: what to do with its beautifully designed courtroom?

    The Chester Courtroom

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