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  • Professor Susan Looper-Friedman brings an international perspective to her work, having studied in both England and France before joining the Capital Law Faculty in 1985. A long-time champion of civil liberties she received the Flame of Liberty award from the Ohio Chapter of the ACLU in 2012 in recognition of nearly 30 years of leadership roles in that organization.

    Incoming 1Ls, Meet Your Professors: Susan Looper-Friedman
  • Judge Michael Watson, L’87, H’05, is a United States District Judge for the Southern District of Ohio, in Columbus. He was appointed by President George W. Bush and sworn in on October 1, 2004.

    CapLaw Represents: Judge Michael Watson on the Federal Bench
  • Elinor Reynolds Alger, L ’79, spent a lifetime advocating for human rights. After she passed away in 2012, her son, Mark Alger, knew the best way to honor his mother’s memory would be to assist a Capital University Law School student with a like-minded passion.

    Alger Scholarship Supports Civil Rights Advocates
  • Professor Scott Anderson was an assistant county prosecutor and a staff attorney for the Ohio State Criminal Sentencing Commission before he turned to teaching full-time. He received a doctorate degree in philosophy from the Ohio State University and began teaching at Capital in the fall of 2007.

    Incoming 1Ls, Meet Your Professors: Scott Anderson
  • Dan Creekmur, L’08, is the President and Chief Operating Officer of Columbia Gas of Ohio. He has held that position for 4 years. He oversees the execution of regulatory, legislative and external strategies for delivering natural gas service to 1.4 million customers across the company’s 61-county service territory.

    CapLaw Represents:  Dan Creekmur Leads in the Energy Sector
  • 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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