About the Lecturer
Professor Whaley is a professor emeritus at Ohio State University Moritz College of Law. He teaches contracts, consumer law, commercial paper, sales, secured transactions, and debtor-creditor law. Prior to joining the Ohio State faculty in 1976, he practiced law in Chicago and taught at Indiana University Law School in Indianapolis. Professor Whaley has won eight awards from three universities for outstanding teaching, including an Ohio State University Distinguished Teaching Award in 1978. He is the author of seven casebooks (Contracts, Sales, Commercial Paper, Consumer Law, Debtor-Creditor Law, Secured Transactions, and Commercial Law) and a book on warranties. Professor Whaley also travels around the county giving lectures for bankers and their attorneys on "The Law of Checking Accounts." He is a graduate of The University of Texas School of Law.