Law Students

University of Cincinnati College of Law May Get New Location
Download PDF
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...

the banks

Summary: A move to a downtown Cincinnati location called The Banks would allow the law school to grow and be close to Hamilton County Justice Center.

Cincinnati’s College of Law may be moving to a new location. Cincinnati has been busy developing a riverfront area downtown between Paul Brown Stadium and the Great American Ball Park called The Banks. This location would put the law school near the court houses, lawyers, and the economic center of downtown.

  
What
Where


The University of Cincinnati College of Law could move by the end of the semester since their current location is no longer big enough. Student Government president Andrew Naab said, “Due to class, classroom space, as well as other spaces in the College of Law significantly deteriorating, the College of Law in no longer an adequate space for the 296 students.”

The law school was founded in 1833, making it the fourth-oldest continuously running law school in the country and Ohio’s only law school for 50 years. The school started with 17 students and has grown to have 300 students and 40 faculty members.

The UC Board of Trustees will make a final decision after weighing issues related to moving the college. Naab said, “Discussion will need to be had regarding to affordable housing, transportation, parking, some of the different services that are being provided, how the fees, costs, instruction will breakdown, what fees the law students will pay for now that they will be offsite, and a multitude of others.” Naab also claims the school would have to raise $25 million in 90-days to make the move possible.

Get JD Journal in Your Mail

Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!




If the college does move, they will take the location at Lot 24 behind the General Electric building. The Banks project is the second-largest mixed-use urban development design in the country with the city investing over $2 billion so far. The project started in 2008 and has produced $275 million in economic activity each year and 2,400 jobs.

Source: http://www.newsrecord.org/news/decision-on-law-school-move-may-come-soon/article_9c684f0c-c868-11e5-a936-c71e1d8b493f.html



Photo: cincyscoop.wordpress.com



 

RELEVANT JOBS

National Firm seeks seasoned Corporate M&A partner in Austin with Big Law experience

USA-TX-Austin

Culhane Meadows PLLC, one of the largest non-traditional (remote-workplace) law firms in the country...

Apply now

National Firm seeks seasoned Corporate M&A partner in Houston with Big Law experience

USA-TX-Houston

Culhane Meadows PLLC, one of the largest non-traditional (remote-workplace) law firms in the country...

Apply now

National Firm seeks seasoned Corporate M&A partner in Dallas with Big Law experience

USA-TX-Dallas

Culhane Meadows PLLC, one of the largest non-traditional (remote-workplace) law firms in the country...

Apply now

Trusts and Estates Paralegal

USA-PA-Philadelphia

We are looking for a paralegal with a 4-year degree and paralegal certificate, or equivalent experie...

Apply now

BCG FEATURED JOB

Locations:

Keyword:



Search Now

Junior Litigation Associate Attorney

USA-CA-Beverly Hills

Beverly Hills office of our client seeks junior associate attorney with 1-2 years of experience in l...

Apply Now

Immigration Attorney

USA-CA-Oakland

Oakland office of our client seeks immigration attorney with 3-5 years of experience. The candidate ...

Apply Now

Litigation Associate Attorney

USA-TX-Fort Worth

Fort Worth office of our client seeks litigation associate attorney with 3-6 years of experience. Th...

Apply Now

Most Popular

SEARCH IN ARCHIVE

To Top