Open to: 3rd 4th, 5th or 6th semester students.
8 units: 4 unit non-GPA class component and 4 unit fieldwork component, graded pass-fail, must be taken concurrently.
Prerequisites: Completion of or concurrent enrollment in Evidence is necessary for those who are participating in Employment and Clean Slate cases. Completion of or concurrent enrollment in Criminal Procedure is need it for those who are part in clean slate.
Classroom Component: Twice weekly seminar sessions enable students to develop their own visions of lawyering and ability to learn from experience. Particular attention is paid to the interpersonal dimensions of lawyering and to developing effective relationships with clients, opposing counsel, and legal decision-makers.
Fieldwork Component: Students handle cases start-to-finish, i.e., from initial client interview through administrative or court hearings or negotiated settlement. The subject areas involve health cases and employment or clean slate.
Class Schedule: Monday and Wednesday 1:10 p.m.– 3:20 p.m.
To enroll: Please fill out the Common Clinic Application Form.
Please send questions to firstname.lastname@example.org