Georgetown Law is Closed
Closed - all classes and scheduled events are cancelled for THURSDAY, MARCH 5, 2015. Designated emergency personnel must report to work on time. Instructional Continuity is in place for the faculty members that wish to exercise it.
Adjunct Professor of Law
B.S., B.A., Yale; J.D., University of California, Los Angeles
B.S., B.A., Yale University; J.D., UCLA School of Law. Paul Ohm is an Associate Professor at the University of Colorado Law School. Professor Ohm specializes...Continue Reading
B.S., B.A., Yale University; J.D., UCLA School of Law. Paul Ohm is an Associate Professor at the University of Colorado Law School. Professor Ohm specializes in information privacy, computer crime law, intellectual property, and criminal procedure. Much of his scholarship focuses on how evolving technology disrupts individual privacy. He is commonly cited and quoted by news organizations including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and NPR. In 2010, he was awarded the prize for Excellence in Teaching by the students of Colorado Law. Professor Ohm served for four years as an Honors Program trial attorney in the U.S. Department of Justice's Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section. For the Justice Department, he investigated online crimes such as those involving hacking and virus distribution, and he advised law enforcement agents around the country about the law of search and seizure on the Internet.