University of Pittsburgh

Certificate, Clinical, and Journal Opportunities


Pitt Law students can concentrate their academic study in a particular field of law by taking focused courses in one of the following Certificate Programs:

Additionally, through the vast offering of Practicum Courses, Pitt Law students combine classroom experience with a field placement while developing practical legal skills in fields ranging from legal services to criminal prosecution to alternative dispute resolution.

Clinical Programs

Pitt Law students learn litigation, counseling, negotiation and drafting skills while handling real cases as part of the clinical legal education experience.

Students represent clients in the following clinics:

Scholarly Journals

The University of Pittsburgh School of Law hosts 5 journals run by J.D. students:

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