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Micheline Kidwell

Associate Professor of Academic Success; Director of Bar Preparation

Full-Time Faculty

School of Law


Email: Micheline Kidwell
Phone: (937) 229-3890
Keller Hall, Room 315A


Micheline Kidwell is an Associate Professor of Academic Success at the School of Law and the Director of Bar Preparation.

Ms. Kidwell received her J.D. from UDSL and joined Wilmer, Cutler, Pickering, Hale and Dorr (WilmerHale) in its Dayton office in 2010. As a Discovery Attorney and as the Staffing Manager for the Discovery Attorney group, Ms. Kidwell provided eDiscovery support for firm clients across industries and practices.  

Prior to joining the law school as full-time faculty, Ms. Kidwell served as an adjunct professor for three years teaching eDiscovery, Bar Preparation and Externship courses.


H.B.X., Harvard Business School CORe Credential of Readiness, Pass with Honors, 2016
J.D., University of Dayton School of Law, 2010
B.S.J., Journalism, Ohio University, 1992

Bar Admissions


Professional Activities

Admitted to Ohio State Bar, 2010
Admitted to U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio, 2011
Selected as member of the Ohio Women’s Bar Foundation Leadership Institute Class, 2013-2014 
Member of American Bar Association, Ohio State Bar Association, and Dayton Bar Association