Criminal Law Association

The Criminal Law Association is open to all students who have an interest in criminal law, including those who want to become prosecutors, criminal defense attorneys, and public defenders. The Criminal Law Association is a professional organization dedicated to educating interested students about various professions and avenues available in the field of criminal law, while providing valuable networking opportunities.

Advisor: Professor Thaddeus Hoffmeister


President: Matthew Upchurch
Vice-President: Tasha Mills
Secretary: Olivia Tucker
Mentorship Coordinator: Samantha Mershad

Contact: Matthew Upchurch by email at

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School of Law

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300 College Park 
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 2772