Capital University Law School
  • Capital University will officially inaugurate Dr. Beth Paul as its 16th president Friday, April 21, following a weeklong celebration that will reaffirm the University’s purpose and deep commitment to community.

    The Inauguration of Elizabeth Paul, Capital University’s 16th President
  • Apply to be a part of the CapLaw community! Now accepting New JD and Transfer Applications.

    Apply Now
  • Brandi Staley, L’17, has no difficulty naming things she likes about Capital University Law School. “You can’t beat the location,” she says. “Columbus is an amazing city with a ton of things to occupy your time.”

    Why Brandi Staley Chose Capital Law
  • In an interview conducted by third-year evening student Sarah Ingles, L’18, Dean Rachel Janutis reflects on the continuing mission of Capital University Law School to provide opportunities to traditional and non-traditional students. Dean Janutis discusses how the curriculum at Capital helps students to develop the practical skills that will help them to embark on a successful legal career.

    Capital University and Experience-Based Learning
  • Branden Smith, Associate Director of Diversity & Inclusion, has moved in and out of government positions since his graduation from the Ohio State University Moritz College of Law in 2004. He has practiced civil litigation, administrative law, and acted as in-house counsel to several bodies and political groups.

    Meet Branden Smith, Assoc. Director of Diversity & Inclusion
  • The Honorable Stephen L. McIntosh, Franklin County Common Pleas Court Judge, is the 2017 recipient of the David D. White Award. The law firm of Kegler Brown Hill & Ritter hosted a reception in his honor on Thursday, March 9, 2017.

    McIntosh Receives David D. White Award

Life at Capital

Capital’s Professor Dennis Hirsch and Professor Ilya Somin of George Mason University Law School sq ...
Every year at the end of October, the American Bar Association holds a nationwide Pro Bono Celebrat ...
First-year students often feel a mix of excitement, ambition, and anxiety in the early weeks of the ...
Law school can be an exciting, challenging, and rewarding experience. Capital University Law School ...
Studying Criminal Procedure at Capital University Law School involves more than simply learning a m ...

Future Students