Late Application Deadline for July 2016 Bar exam is May 10

The deadline for a late application to take the July 2016 bar examination is May 10, 2016.  Please see the Supreme Court of Ohio Bar Admissions website for information here.

Please email Law Student Services at with any questions.

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Volunteers Needed for Graduation

Akron Law is seeking 10-12 first- or second-year students to volunteer at Graduation. Four students will be asked to serve as candidate marshals assisting with line up before the ceremony, leading the student lines on stage and into their seats, assisting with flow of students across the stage, and other duties.

Remaining students will be asked to serve as ushers, assisting the EJ Thomas staff with managing the graduates’ families and guests, passing out programs, and other duties.

General community service hours can be claimed for this event, and volunteers will be asked to arrive no later than 12:30 and will likely be able to leave no later than 4pm on Sunday, May 22nd.

Please email Anthony Colucci ( if you would like to volunteer.

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Conversation with an Ohio Bar Examination Grader

Don’t miss this opportunity to gain invaluable insight into the Ohio Bar Exam!

You are invited to a behind-the-scenes peek at the Ohio Bar Exam with Charles Price, former grader for the Ohio Bar Examination.  Mr. Price was responsible for writing a model answer and grading one essay question for each bar exam from 2006 to 2015, typically in contracts, civil procedure or evidence.

Thursday April 28 – 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

The location will be announced once we have an idea of room size needed.  Please sign up here.

(If space is limited, preference will be given to those taking the bar exam this summer.)

A light meal will be provided.

For more information, contact Nancy Reeves, Director of Academic Success.


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H&M Law Firm Scholarship Opportunity

The H&M Law Firm, a premier Los Angeles criminal defense law firm, announces scholarship. Details may be found here.

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The 2016 – 2017 SBA Leadership Team

The 2016-2017 SBA Leadership Team

  1.   President, Executive Board: Haley Martinelli
  2.   Vice President, Executive Board: Rachael Aufdenkampe
  3.   Treasurer, Executive Board: Zach Arnold
  4.   Secretary, Executive Board: Vincent “Qua” Michalec
  5.   3L Class President: Clinton Householder
  6.   3L Representative: Kenton Steele
  7.   3L Representative: Dominic Parish
  8.   3L Representative: Greg Sussman
  9.   2L Representative: Samerra Allooh*
  10.   2L Representative: Bonnie-Blue Sullivan*
  11.   2L Representative: Jeananne Ayoub
  12.   2L Representative: Marc Scolnick

*Due to a tie, a run-off election will take place for 2L Class President. Additionally, another election will be held specifically for part-time SBA positions.


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