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Susan  W. Brenner

Susan W. Brenner

Samuel A. McCray Chair in Law

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Email: Susan W. Brenner

Phone: 937-229-2929

Brenner's areas of expertise include criminal law, criminal procedure, cybercrimes and federal grand juries. She has spoken at numerous conferences, including Interpol's International Conference on Cybercrimes, the American Bar Association's National Cybercrime Conference, the Asia-Pacific Fraud Convention and the National Association of Attorneys General's cybercrime training program. "NBC Nightly News" featured her internationally known website, http://cyb3rcrim3.blogspot.com/. Also an expert in grand juries, she has published numerous law review articles and book chapters dealing with criminal law, and two books - Federal Grand Jury Practice and Precedent Inflation. The following media outlets have interviewed or quoted her: NPR, Houston Chronicle, USA Today, The Associated Press, Daily Southtown (Chicago), South Florida Sun-Sentinel, Richmond (Va.) Times-Dispatch, Reforma (Mexico City).

Jeannette Cox

Jeannette Cox

Professor of Law

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Email: Jeannette Cox

Phone: 937-229-4656

Cox's areas of expertise include disability and employment discrimination, statutory interpretation and civil procedure. Her recent work analyzes the conceptual relationship between the newly amended Americans with Disabilities Act and traditional civil rights laws. The North Carolina Law Review, Indiana Law Journal, San Diego Law Review, Florida Law Review and Boston College Law Review have published her work. The following media outlets have interviewed or quoted her: The Takeaway, a national public radio morning show co-produced by WNYC with The New York Times, the BBC, and Public Radio International; Toronto Globe and Mail, Huffington Post, CNN.com WGN-AM (Chicago), the syndicated show "The Doctors," CBS Marketwatch.

James Geoffrey Durham

James Geoffrey Durham

Professor of Law

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Email: James Geoffrey Durham

Phone: 937-229-3228

Durham's areas of expertise include eminent domain, real estate and legal ethics. He wrote a three-volume treatise on Ohio real property law written for use by practitioners and as a casebook for use in advanced real estate transactions classes. The following media outlets have interviewed or quoted him: The Associated Press, Detroit Free Press, The Detroit News, The Miami Herald, The Kansas City Star, WLW-AM (Cincinnati). Ohio News Network.

Harry Gerla

Harry Gerla

Professor of Law

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Email: Harry Gerla

Phone: 937-229-3442

Gerla's areas of expertise include corporations, anti-trust laws and consumer cases. The following media outlets have interviewed or quoted him: CBS Marketwatch.com, CBS Sportsline.com, Orlando Sentinel, The Columbus Dispatch, San Francisco Daily Journal.

Dennis Greene

Dennis Greene

Professor of Law

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Email: Dennis Greene

Phone: 937-229-2362

Greene's areas of expertise include entertainment law, Constitutional law, torts, and race and American Law. Greene is a former vice president of production and features at Columbia Pictures. The following media outlets have interviewed or quoted him: The Sacramento Bee, preLaw Insider, National Jurist and WLW-AM (Cincinnati).

Thomas Hagel

Thomas Hagel

Professor of Law

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Email: Thomas Hagel

Phone: 937-229-2423

Hagel's areas of expertise include criminal procedure, criminal law and evidence. Former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland appointed him to the Ohio Judicial Appointment Recommendation Panel (his second appointment) to interview and select applicants to fill the judgeship in the Montgomery Court of Common Pleas. He also serves as an acting local judge. Hagel has represented criminal clients in more than 200 bench trials, motion hearings and post-trial proceedings in state and federal courts. He was also the lead trial attorney in approximately 20 homicide cases. The following media outlets have interviewed or quoted him: CBS Radio News, The Associated Press, New York Post, National Law Journal, The Columbus Dispatch and WCPN-FM (Cleveland).

Charles Hallinan

Charles Hallinan

Professor of Law

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Email: Charles Hallinan

Phone: 937-229-3031

Hallinan can discuss Ohio law, contracts, legislation and commercial transactions. He has chaired the evidence rules subcommittee of the Ohio Rules Advisory Committee, which sends proposals for the next year¿s rule-making to the Ohio Supreme Court.Quoted in/Interviewed by: Cincinnati Enquirer, The Associated Press, Dayton Daily News, Akron Beacon Journal.

Thaddeus Hoffmeister

Thaddeus Hoffmeister

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor of Law

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Email: Thaddeus Hoffmeister

Phone: 937-229-4187

Edits and produces the blog at http://juries.typepad.com/. The judge in the Barry Bonds case used his proposed jury instructions as a guideline. A major in the U.S. Army reserves, he served as a JAG officer. He's interested in jury behavior, how social media can affect a jury, and how pop culture is affecting the jury pool (CSI, how movies depict the legal process, jury selection as reality show fodder.) Speaks to various conferences, including a trial consultants conference last year. He can comment about federal criminal law, criminal procedure and international law including war tribunals.Quoted in/Interviewed by: Chicago Tribune, WLW-AM (Cincinnati), The Baltimore Sun, ABA Journal, The Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, Reuters.

Jefferson Ingram
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Email: Jefferson Ingram

Phone: 937-229-3028

Ingram can discuss criminal procedure, death penalty issues, civil liberties and criminal law. Quoted in/Interviewed by: WLW-AM (Cincinnati), Dayton-area media.

Arthur J Jipson

Arthur J Jipson

Associate Professor; Director of Criminal Justice Studies Program

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Email: Arthur J Jipson

Phone: 937-229-4242

Jipson researches laws regarding roadside memorials. Quoted in/Interviewed by: WLW-AM (Cincinnati), Dallas Morning News, The Associated Press, Arizona Republic, USA Today, CBS Radio News, NBC.com Technolog.

Pamela  Laufer-Ukeles

Pamela Laufer-Ukeles

Professor of Law

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Email: Pamela Laufer-Ukeles

Phone: 937-229-3213

Her research interests include family law, feminist theory, issues of religion and state, Jewish law, bioethics and international law. Before joining the faculty, she was a litigator focusing on international arbitration, securities arbitration and general litigation at Debevoise & Plimpton in New York City and Meitar, Liquornik, Geva & Leshem, Brandwein in Israel.

Paul E. McGreal

Paul E. McGreal

Dean and Professor of Law

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Email: Paul E. McGreal

Phone: 937-229-3795

Dean McGreal's areas of expertise include constitutional law, religion and the law, First Amendment rights, corporate compliance and business ethics, including foreign anti-corruption laws such as the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act), and corporate social responsibility. He has published nearly 40 articles and essays for law review publications at the University of Notre Dame, Northwestern University and the University of Pennsylvania, among others. He is also a co-author of a popular Constitutional Law study guide published by LexisNexis. McGreal is a frequent speaker and commentator on corporate compliance and ethics programs, and he writes an annual survey of legal developments on the subject for The Business Lawyer. Quoted in/Interviewed by: Gaming Nexus, C&G Monthly, Examiner.com, National Law Journal, ABA Journal, The Wall Street Journal.

Lori Shaw

Lori Shaw

Professor of Lawyering Skills

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Email: Lori Shaw

Phone: 937-229-2749

Shaw's specialties include the death penalty, grand juries and criminal law. Quoted in/Interviewed by: The Associated Press, Forbes, The Washington Post, The Boston Globe, Salon.com, XM Radio's Catholic Channel, National Jurist, Ohio News Network, WLW-AM (Cincinnati), WCPO-TV (Cincinnati), Dayton-area media.

Blake Watson

Blake Watson

Professor of Law

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Email: Blake Watson

Phone: 937-229-2621

Watson can discuss Indian gaming law, oil and gas law, natural resources law, hydraulic fracturing law and property law. Before coming to the School of Law, Watson worked for the Department of Justice where he represented the United States before federal courts of appeal and state supreme courts in cases relating to environmental, natural resources, wildlife, and Indian law. He also assisted on a few cases that went to the Supreme Court. Quoted in/Interviewed by: Several Ohio media regarding Indian casinos and Indian fishing rights in Ohio, The Associated Press, Chicago Tribune, Ohio News Network, WLW-AM (Cincinnati), Philadelphia Inquirer, GamblingMagazine.com.

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