News Around the School

  • Bar passage: If you missed the news, Capital University Law School has continued its track record of being among the best Ohio law schools in terms of passing the state bar exam on the first attempt. The school placed second among Ohio’s nine law schools for the percentage of its graduates to pass the July 2012 Ohio Bar Exam, with 92 percent of its graduates passing the test. During the past five years, Capital has averaged 90 percent of its graduates passing the test on the first exam. Read the news item. 

     



    David D. White Honoree: Jerry O. Allen, a 1984 Capital University Law School graduate, 1975 Capital University graduate and partner at Bricker & Eckler LLP, has been selected to be the 2013 David D. White Award and Scholarship reception.

    The reception will be 5-7 p.m. Thursday, March 7, at host Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP, in the Huntington Center, 41 S. High St., in Columbus. The event will be sponsored by the Capital University Law School African American Law Alumni Association and Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP.

    The reception is $50 per person; $40 of that cost is a tax-deductible contribution to the David D. White Scholarship Endowment. To register, sign up online or call 614-236-6601 by Friday, Feb. 22.