Lauren Newell

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Lauren Newell
Associate Dean of the College of Law
Tilton Hall of Law 107
525 South Main Street, Ada, OH, 45810
Research Interests
Consequences of state marijuana laws for business organizations, negotiation psychology and lawyering
Employee degree:

BA, Georgetown University

JD, Harvard University


Lauren A. Newell joined the ONU Law faculty in 2012. Prior to joining the faculty, she practiced corporate law with Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP in New York City. Newell teaches and writes in the areas of business and securities law, dispute resolution, and marijuana law. She is qualified as a nonpublic arbitrator of securities industry disputes through the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA). Newell received her B.A., summa cum laude, from Georgetown University and her J.D., cum laude, from Harvard Law School.


Courses taught:

Alternative Dispute Resolution, Business Organizations I, Business Organizations II, Negotiation: Dealing with Emotions, Negotiation Workshop, Securities Regulation


Recent publications:

High Crimes: Liability for Directors of Retail Marijuana Corporations, 16 N.Y.U. J. L. & BUS. 419 (2020).

Rebooting Empathy for the Digital Generation Lawyer, 34 OHIO ST. J. ON DISP. RESOL. 1 (2019).

Up in Smoke? Unintended Consequences of Retail Marijuana Laws for Partnerships, 38 CARDOZO L. REV. 1343 (2017).


Current CV