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2013 Judge In Residence Program featuring The Honorable Gregory L. Frost

Kick Off Event: Death Penalty Panel Discussion"

Date: March 6, 2013

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: Room 100A/B

Law School Presentation: "So, you have gone to law school and know it all. I have a surprise for you."


About Judge Gregory L. Frost

Judge Gregory L. Frost was born and raised in Newark, Ohio. He graduated from Wittenberg University in 1971 with a Bachelor of Arts degree. He attended Ohio Northern University Law School and graduated in 1974 with a Juris Doctor degree. While at Ohio Northern Law School he was staff member and editor of the Ohio Northern Law Review.

Judge Frost was admitted to practice law in Ohio in 1974 and served as an Assistant Licking County Prosecutor for 4 ½ years. As an assistant prosecuting attorney he worked in the juvenile division, adult felony division, civil division, and appellate division. His experience as a prosecuting attorney included juvenile prosecutions, felony prosecutions, and murder trials. He represented the county school boards and township trustees. He prepared appellate briefs and argued cases on appeal to the Fifth District Court of Appeals. While serving as an assistant prosecuting attorney, Judge Frost also maintained a private practice. He was a partner in the law firm of Schaller, Frost, Hostetter & Campbell. As a private attorney, Judge Frost handled personal injury lawsuits, domestic relations matters, and small business issues.

Judge Frost was appointed and then elected to the Licking County Municipal Court in 1983. He served on that bench for seven years. Judge Frost was then elected to the Licking County Common Pleas Court in 1990 and was re-elected in 1996 and 2002. He served as judge of that court for thirteen years. On March 19, 2003, Judge Gregory L. Frost was sworn in as Judge of The United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio. Judge Frost is admitted to practice in Ohio, South Carolina, Federal District Court, and the United States Supreme Court.

Judge Frost was appointed to the Ohio Jury Instructions Committee in 1986 and became Chair of the Ohio Jury Instructions Committee in 1989. He served in that capacity until 2003. Judge Frost continues to volunteer his services to the Ohio Jury Instructions Committee by submitting pattern jury instructions for review and publication.

Judge in Residence Schedule of Events
March 6-8, 2013

Wednesday, March 6

8:30 a.m. — Breakfast Greeting, sponsored by SLEC — Crow’s Nest — Space limited, so if interested, please contact Katlin Rust

9:00 - 10:15 a.m. Rooms 100 A and B. Death penalty colloquium — Professor Janet Moore, Moderator. Ngozi Ndulue of the Ohio Justice and Policy Center and Stephen Maher from the Ohio Attorney General’s office join Judge Frost as panelists. Open to all students.

10:15 - 11:00 a.m. — “office hours” first floor student area — informal time to talk with the Judge — all welcome

11:00 - 12:05 p.m. — Judicial Extern Class — Professor Bradley

12:15 - 1:15 p.m. All school talk--"So, you have gone to law school and know it all. I have a surprise for you." Room 118—open to all students, lunch provided on first come first served basis.

1:30 - 2:55 p.m. — Criminal law — Prof. Moore’s class

3:05 - 4:30 p.m. — Evidence — Prof. Godsey’s class

Thursday, March 7

9:00 - 10:00 a.m. Legal Extern Class

10:00 - 10:30 a.m. “office hours” first floor student area — all welcome

10:40 - 12:00 p.m. — First Amendment Seminar — Prof. Schneider’s class

12:00 – 1:00 p.m. — Lunch, members of law review

1:00 - 1:40 p.m. — Ethics Class — Prof. Bettman

2:00 - 4:30 p.m. — Trial practice — Mr. Stachler


Friday, March 8

9:00 - 10:15 a.m. — Combined advocacy classes — Profs. Bradley and Smith

10:15 - 12:00 p.m. — Disability Law — Prof. Malloy

12:00 p.m. — Program Ends