Ric Simmons

Ric Simmons

Ric Simmons

Professor of Law



Drinko Hall 255S
55 West 12th Avenue
Columbus, OH

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Areas of Expertise

  • Evidence
  • Criminal Procedure
  • Criminal Law


  • J.D. Columbia University, 1994

Ric Simmons (J.D., Columbia University, 1994) is a Professor of Law. A former assistant district attorney for New York County, his specialties include Fourth Amendment law and evidence. His recent publications include the 2009 book Learning Evidence: From the Federal Rules to the Courtroom (co-authored with Deborah Merritt, West Publishing). Simmons' articles have appeared in the Wake Forest Law Review, the Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, and the St. Louis University Law Journal.