Lisa Eschleman - Capital University Law School

Lisa Eschleman

Adjunct Professor


  • J.D., magna cum laude Capital University Law School
  • B.S.P.A., Indiana University


Ms. Eschleman retired from the Ohio Center for Law Related Education and is a former Commissioner with the Ohio Environmental Review Appeals Commission. From 2006-2008, Ms. Eschleman served as the associate director for Pro Bono at the Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation. Previously Eschleman was the senior attorney in the Family Advocacy Clinic Child Custody Unit. Ms. Eschleman was admitted to the Ohio bar in 1987, the Federal District Court for the Southern District of Ohio in 1987 and the Federal District Court for the Northern District of Ohio in 1995. She is a member of the American, Ohio, Columbus and Franklin County Women's Bar Associations, and she serves on the Family Law Committees of the Ohio and Columbus Bar Associations. Ms. Eschleman also serves on the Ohio Supreme Court Domestic Violence Advisory Committee and participates in the Columbus Bar Association's Homeless Project. Since joining Capital in 2001, she remains Of Counsel at Porter, Wright, Morris and Arthur, LLP, where she practiced in the area of complex commercial litigation for 14 years. Ms. Eschleman is actively involved in the community. She serves on the Southern Ohio Synod Domestic Violence Task Force, is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Mount Carmel Foundation and serves on the Ohio Center for Law Related Education Case Committee and the Jan Hurley Memorial Golf, Inc.