Lauren A. Newell joined the Campbell Law faculty in 2022 as a professor of law. Newell teaches and writes in the areas of business law, dispute resolution, securities regulation, and marijuana law. Her scholarship appears in law reviews such as the Boston University Law Review, the Cardozo Law Review, the NYU Journal of Law and Business, and the Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution.
Newell is qualified as a non-public arbitrator of securities industry disputes through the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA). She is also trained as a mediator through the Supreme Court of Ohio.
Prior to joining Campbell Law, Newell was the associate dean for academic affairs and a professor of law at the Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law, where she was a recipient of the Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching and a two-time recipient of the Fowler V. Harper Faculty Scholarship Award.
Before entering academia, Newell practiced corporate law in New York City at the law firm of Boies Schiller Flexner LLP. Her practice included broad-ranging transactional work, including executive compensation and employee benefit matters.
Newell earned a J.D., cum laude, from Harvard Law School. She graduated summa cum laude with a B.A. in English from Georgetown University.
Research interests include Marijuana law, negotiation, dispute resolution, psychology and lawyering, and business law.