Capital University Law School
  • Professor Susan Gilles is known for running a high-energy, innovative classroom. A native of Glasgow, Scotland, Prof. Gilles has taught at Capital since 1990 and is faculty advisor to the Woman’s Law Association. We asked her to share some thoughts about herself, her work and succeeding in law school.

    Incoming 1Ls, Meet Your Professors: Susan Gilles
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  • Earning his law degree at Capital University Law School changed the trajectory of David Tannenbaum’s career. And, now, David and his wife Mary Tannenbaum have decided to return the favor.

    Tannenbaums’ Gift Honors ‘Life Changing’ Role of Capital University Law School
  • Not wanting to let the COVID-19 pandemic interfere with the flow of information from upper-level law students to incoming students, Capital University Law School peer advisors found a way to take the information right to their laptops or mobile phones.

    Peer Advisor Podcasts Find Success Amid Pandemic
  • Against the backdrop of America’s growing racial divide following the death of George Floyd and the violent insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, Carson Tucker, L ’21, wanted to make sure Capital University Law School students had opportunities to make their voices heard. At the same time, Professor Jessica Branner Hittle was looking for resources to create a more inclusive environment in her legal research and writing courses.

    Diversity & Inclusion Discussions: Empowering Students to Be the Change
  • Dean Valencia recently provided the Law School community with an update about the Law School’s planning efforts for the Summer and Fall 2021 semesters. Summer semester will remain virtual. Fall semester will return to in-person classes.

    Announcement: Summer & Fall 2021 Semesters

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