Lawyering Process III: Clinic

Course Catalog Number: 
5429
Course Credits: 
2
Course Type: 
Practicum
Graduation Requirements: 
Professional Skills
Experiential Learning
Course Priority: 
Limited Enrollment - 3rd Year Priority

Students will be able to gain live client experience in performing an ensemble of essential lawyering skills, including: interviewing, counseling, negotiation, document/pleading drafting, and representation before the Court of Common Pleas. Modeling, training and supervision will be provided by experienced staff attorneys at the field-based setting in Washington, PA. Family law – Protection from Abuse, custody, divorce, child dependency – will be the principal area of practice, with students provided preparatory substantive instruction/materials by staff attorneys and Professor. Family Law is not a required prerequisite. Scheduling of clinical hours will be adjusted to accommodate each student’s other class and work commitments. Transportation costs associated with travel to/from the office will be reimbursed.

Course Offerings 2016-2017

Term Class #
Fall Term 2016-2017 13900
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Course Offerings 2015-2016

Term Class #
Fall Term 2015-2016 14056
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Spring Term 2015-2016 13853
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Course Offerings 2014-2015

Term Class #
Spring Term 2014-2015 14021
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Fall Term 2014-2015 14288
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