Meet the OPD Team

  • The Capital University Law School Office of Professional Development

    • Prepares and supports student and graduate career development;
    • Builds and sustains relationships with the legal profession that employs our students and graduates; and
    • Promotes practical and experiential learning opportunities for all students.


    Shawn M. Beem, Assistant Dean
    Ashley Messick, Pro Bono Coordinator
    Deborah R. Garcia, Senior Administrative Assistant

    Office Hours
    Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Appointments are available outside of scheduled times by prior appointment.

    Office of Professional Development
    Capital University Law School
    303 E. Broad St.
    Columbus, OH 43215
    Tel: 614-236-6888
    Fax: 614-236-7234