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About Dana Cole

Dana K. Cole is an associate professor of law at the University of Akron School of Law where he teaches Criminal Law, Evidence, Trial Advocacy, and is the Director of the Summer Trial Academy. Professor Cole is a Teaching Team Member for the Harvard Law School Winter Trial Advocacy Workshop. He serves on the board of directors and is a faculty member at the Trial Lawyers College – a non-profit organization that offers seminars for trial lawyers throughout the country. Prior to joining the Akron Law faculty, Professor Cole was a trial attorney in Dayton, Ohio. Professor Cole received his B.A. from The University of Cincinnati and his J.D., magna cum laude, from the University of Dayton, where he was a member of the University of Dayton Law Review. While in law school, Professor Cole served as a judicial law clerk for The Honorable John M. Meagher in the Montgomery County Common Pleas Court.


Present Associate Professor of Law, The University of Akron School of Law

Curriculum Vitae



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  • Criminal Law
  • Trial Advocacy
  • Evidence

Contact Information

The University of Akron School of Law
C. Blake McDowell Law Center
Akron, OH 44325-2901
Room: 227
Phone: (330) 972-7960