Daniel T. Kobil - Capital University Law School

Daniel T. Kobil

Professor of Law

Daniel T. Kobil


  • J.D., magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, University of Toledo College of Law
  • Bradshaw Fellow, University of Virginia (Graduate Program in English)
  • B.A, summa cum laude, University of Toledo


  • Constitutional Law (Pardons, First Amendment Law)
  • Criminal Procedure


Professor Dan Kobil joined Capital in 1987. He currently teaches constitutional law, criminal procedure, and comparative constitutional law. Since entering teaching, Professor Kobil has researched and published extensively on the subject of executive clemency, especially as it relates to the death penalty. He also writes on First Amendment Law. His work has been cited by courts, including the United States Supreme Court, and legal journals. He also is a frequent contributor to newspaper, television, and radio reports on constitutional issues.

Curriculum Vitae (PDF)