Please join us in Columbus on October 15, 16 and 17, for ORALL 2014. The conference itself will be held at the Supreme Court of Ohio.  Thank you to our ORALL 2014 sponsors!

Registration is open now!  Early bird registration registration (save 25%!) ends on September 15, 2014.   You won’t want to miss the great educational programming and fantastic networking opportunities, so start making your plans today!  Relevant information is available below with further details to be announced as the meeting approaches. If you have any questions regarding the meeting, please contact Ingrid Mattson, Local Arrangements Chair  at 614-292-9476 or mattson.30@osu.edu.

Registration Packet

Download the ORALL 2014 Registration Form!  To encourage non-members to join ORALL, we are offering free ORALL membership to nonmembers who register for the meeting.

Meeting Schedule & Education Program

 Hotel Information


The conference hotel will be the DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel, Columbus Downtown, across the street from the Supreme Court and a short walk from the Ohio Statehouse. Hotel rooms are all suites, so consider teaming up with a friend you’d like company and to save a few bucks. The conference room rate is $135; to receive it, reserve your room through this link. Also, if you’re in need of the W-9 for DoubleTree Suites, you can download that HERE.

Opening Reception

The opening night welcome event will include dinner and tours, at the Ohio Statehouse. The Statehouse is home to the Ohio General Assembly. It is also an historic building built between 1839-1861, and (fun fact!) it “originally cost 1.3 million dollars, the equivalent of nearly 100 million dollars in today’s money.”

Restaurant Information for Thursday’s Dine-Arounds


The 2014 ORALL Dine-Arounds sign-up sheet is now live! You can sign up HERE. Dine-arounds will take place on Thursday, October 16th, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Your host will contact you to tell you where and when to meet up for the trip to the restaurant. For restaurants that are not an easy walk, we may use the new Columbus Circulator bus (it’s free!). If you have any questions, please contact
Stephanie Ziegler
.The restaurants for the dine-arounds are as follows: Dirty Franks, Elevator Brewing Company, G. Michaels, Haiku, Jury Room, Schmidt’s, and The Spaghetti Warehouse.

  Meeting sponsors:

  • Hannah News Service
  • Thomson Reuters
  • ProQuest
  • Lexis
  • Gongwer News Service – Ohio
  • Columbus Law Library Association
  • Bloomberg Law | Bloomberg BNA
  • HeinOnline
  • The Columbus Bar Association
  • CCH Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
  • Gary and Virginia Bunde
  • OCLC