• Interim Dean and Professor Rachel Janutis grew up in suburban Chicago. After law school she served as a clerk to Judge Harlington Wood, Jr., of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit and practiced with Winston & Strawn in Chicago. She joined the Capital Faculty in 2002 and served as Associate Dean of Academic Affairs from July 2010 to June 2014. When not working, she loves to relax and spend time with her two school-aged daughters.

    Incoming 1Ls, Meet Your Dean: Rachel Janutis
  • Applications for fall 2016 go live on September 4, 2015. Apply to be a part of our community!

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  • 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.

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  • Professor William Bluth began teaching at Capital in 1970 and founded the Law School’s clinical program in 1971. He returned to classroom teaching in 1990.

    Incoming 1Ls, Meet Your Professors: Bill Bluth
  • Capital Law alumni have been busy earning awards recently!

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  • Professor Jeff Ferriell joined the Faculty at Capital in 1987 after teaching for eight years at other law schools in Ohio and elsewhere. He is an author of two law school hornbooks: “Understanding Contracts” (3d ed., 2014) and “Understanding Bankruptcy” (3d ed., 2013, with co-author Edward J. Janger). He serves as one of Ohio’s representatives to the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws. An amateur radio buff (K8ZDA) and avid cyclist, he has participated in the annual Tour of the Scioto River Valley for over 25 years and has gone on numerous cycling vacations in England, France, Germany, Holland, Belgium, Austria, and New Zealand.

    Incoming 1Ls, Meet Your Professors: Jeff Ferriell

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