Gary J. Pieples

Gary PieplesTeaching Professor
Director, Criminal Defense Clinic

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Gary Pieples has been a Teaching Professor at the Syracuse University College of Law since 2006 as well as Director of the Criminal Defense Clinic. Under his supervision, student attorneys in the SACC handle a variety of consumer related matters including real estate fraud, debt collection and automobile fraud. Prior to coming to SU, Professor Pieples was a Senior Attorney for the Legal Aid Society of Cincinnati where his practice focused on housing issues including landlord-tenant law and foreclosure defense. Professor Pieples also served as a judicial law clerk for Senior District Judge S. Arthur Spiegel. He is a magna cum laude graduate of Maurer School of Law at Indiana University.


  • Indiana University
    School of Law
    J.D., magna cum laude 1995
  • University of Cincinnati
    B.A. 1988