Paskan, Jay

Legal Research, Analysis and Writing Professor

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Jay Paskan joined the Charleston School of Law in August of 2017 as an Adjunct Professor, teaching Legal Research, Analysis, and Writing and Legal Skills. He is currently a Visiting Professor of Law and serves as the Faculty Advisor to the Trial Advocacy Board and Moot Court Team.

Prior to joining the Charleston School of Law, Professor Paskan worked in Cleveland, Ohio as a Medical Malpractice Defense attorney at the trial and appellate levels, writing several briefs filed with the Supreme Court of Ohio. In this capacity, Jay earned yearly honors as an Ohio Super Lawyer Rising Star, an award given to the Top 2.5% of lawyers forty or under or who have been in practice for ten years or less. Professor Paskan is licensed to practice in Ohio as well as the Northern District of Ohio and Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Course Interests/Research/Teaching Areas

Legal Research, Analysis and Writing
Legal Skills


J.D., Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland, Ohio

B.A., Ohio University, Athens, Ohio

Contact Info

Office: 385 Meeting St., 3rd Floor
Phone: 843.377.4920

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