College of Law




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Law Academic Affairs Office

Office Address:

Law Center
1825 W. Rocket Dr., Ste. 2000
Mailing Address:
2801 W. Bancroft, MS 507
Toledo, OH 43606


Career Compass: A Map for Your Legal Career in Family Law

Attorneys practicing Family Law typically handle some or all of the following matters: divorces, child custody, child abuse and neglect, adoptions, and civil protection orders. They may also handle matters such as surrogacy agreements or disputes regarding reproductive technology. Family law attorneys typically are solo practitioners or members of small firms, although some large firms also handle family law matters.


Core Curriculum:
Family Law
Juvenile Law
Domestic Violence & Juvenile Law Clinic

Speciality Courses:
Alternative Dispute Resolution Clinic
Civil Advocacy Clinic
Creditor/Debtor Law
Federal Income Tax
Feminist Legal Theory Seminar
Human Reproduction & the Law Seminar
Sexuality and the Law Seminar
Ohio Domestic Relations Practice (Flex Course)

Other Student Opportunities

Family Law (Student Group)


Maara Fink
Jessica Knouse
Dan Nathan
Robert Salem
Robin Kennedy (Professor of Law Emeritus)
Dennis Parish (Lecturer in Law)


Last Updated: 7/9/15