Course Catalog

Course Cr. Type
Administrative Law
3
Lecture
Adoption Law Seminar
3
Seminar
Advanced Bankruptcy
3
Lecture
Advanced Family Law Advocacy
3
Lecture
Advanced Fourth Amendment Seminar
3
Seminar
Advanced International Arbitration
1
Lecture
Advanced Issues in Criminal Justice Policy Seminar
3
Seminar
Advanced Legal Research
3
Lecture
Advanced Legal Writing
3
Lecture
Advanced Pennsylvania Tort Practice
2
Lecture
Advanced Research in Business and Employment Laws Seminar
3
Seminar
Advanced Securities Regulation Seminar
3
Seminar
Advanced Topics in Patent Law
2
Lecture
Advanced Topics in Patent Law Seminar
3
Seminar
Advanced Trial Evidence
2
Lecture
Agency and Partnership
3
Lecture
Alternative Dispute Resolution
3
Lecture
Alternative Dispute Resolution (Introduction to)
2
Lecture
Alternative Dispute Resolution Advanced Legal Writing
3
Lecture
Ancient Law Seminar
3
Seminar
Animal Law
2
Lecture
Antitrust
3
Lecture
Appellate Legal Writing: State Appellate Practice
2
Lecture
Applied Legal Data Analytics & AI
3
Lecture
Arabic for Lawyers I
2
Lecture
Arabic for Lawyers II
2
Lecture
Artificial Intelligence and Legal Reasoning Seminar
3
Seminar
Bankruptcy
3
Lecture
Bioethics and Law
3
Lecture
Bioethics and Law
2
Lecture
Biomedical Technology Law
3
Lecture
Biotechnology Law
2
Lecture
Business Organizations
2
Lecture
Business Organizations
3
Lecture
Business Planning, Entrepreneurship & Technology
2
Lecture
Capital Punishment
2
Lecture
Chinese for Lawyers I
2
Lecture
Chinese for Lawyers II
2
Lecture
Civil Procedure
3
Lecture
Civil Procedure
4
Lecture
Civil Rights Litigation Seminar
3
Seminar
Climate Change and the Law
2
Lecture
Clinic Extension
2
Clinic
Commercial Paper and Banking
2
Lecture
Commercial Transactions in Goods
3
Lecture
Commercializing New Technologies
3
Lecture
Community Economic Development Clinic (Fall Term)
Clinic
Community Economic Development Clinic (Spring Term)
6
Clinic
Comparative Conflict of Laws in Contractual and Non-Contractual Obligations
1
Lecture
Comparative Corporate Governance Seminar
3
Seminar
Comparative Legal Cultures
3
Lecture
Comparative Professional Responsibility
3
Lecture
Complex Litigation
3
Lecture
Con Law II: Government Powers, Federalism and Presidency in Trump Era
3
Lecture
Conflicts of Law
3
Lecture
Constitutional Law
4
Lecture
Constitutional Law: Current Issues Seminar
3
Seminar
Constitutional Law: Freedom of Religion
2
Lecture
Contemporary Chinese Legal Institutions for the US Lawyer
2
Lecture
Contracts
4
Lecture
Contracts II
3
Lecture
Copyright Law
3
Lecture
Corporate Finance
3
Lecture
Corporate Governance
2
Lecture
Corporate Taxation
3
Lecture
Corporations and Human Rights Seminar
3
Seminar
Crime, Law and Society in The Wire
3
Seminar
Criminal Appellate Practicum
4
Practicum
Criminal Defense and Prosecutorial Ethics Seminar
3
Seminar
Criminal Defense Practicum
3
Practicum
Criminal Justice and Homeland Security Seminar
3
Seminar
Criminal Law
3
Lecture
Criminal Law & Criminal Procedure Seminar
3
Seminar
Criminal Law Aspects of the European Court of Human Rights
1
Lecture
Criminal Police Misconduct
2
Lecture
Criminal Procedure
3
Lecture
Criminal Procedure II
3
Lecture
Criminal Prosecution Practicum (Fall Term)
0
Practicum
Criminal Prosecution Practicum (Spring Term)
8
Practicum
Criminal Records and Expungement Seminar
3
Seminar
Critical Tax Theory Seminar
2
Seminar
Current Issues in Health Law
1
Lecture
Current Issues in Health Law (Spring Term)
1
Lecture
Current Issues in Health Law II (Fall Term)
0.5
Lecture
Current Issues in Health Law II (Spring Term)
0.5
Lecture
Cyber Law and Policy Seminar
3
Lecture
Cyber Law, Policy & Security
3
Lecture
Cybercrime
3
Lecture
Cybersecurity and Privacy Regulation
3
Lecture
Cyberspace and the Law
3
Lecture
D.C. Externship
8 - 10
Externship Field Placement
D.C. Seminar
3
Seminar
Democracy and Election Law
1
Lecture
Diversity in Corporate Governance Seminar
3
Seminar
Diversity Intergroup Dialogue
1
Lecture
Economics for Lawyers
3
Lecture
Education Justice & Civil Rights Seminar
3
Seminar
Education Law
3
Lecture
Education Law Practicum
3
Practicum
Effective Research Strategies for the Practitioner
1
Lecture
Elder Law
3
Lecture
Elder Law Clinic
7
Clinic
Elder Law for MSL
2
Seminar
Elder Law Lab
4
Clinic
Elder Law Seminar
3
Seminar
Electronic Discovery Seminar
3
Seminar
Employee Benefits
3
Lecture
Employment Discrimination
3
Lecture
Employment Discrimination Seminar
3
Seminar
Employment Law
3
Lecture
Employment Law
2
Lecture
Employment Law Arbitrations Seminar
3
Seminar
Employment Law for Entrepreneurs Seminar
3
Seminar
Energy and the Environment
3
Lecture
Energy Law and Regulation
3
Lecture
Entrepreneurship & Tax Policy Seminar
3
Seminar
Environmental and Energy Law and Policy in China
1
Lecture
Environmental Justice Law Seminar
3
Seminar
Environmental Law
3
Lecture
Environmental Law and Practice
3
Lecture
Environmental Law and Practice
4
Lecture
Environmental Law Clinic
4
Clinic
Environmental Law Clinic
6
Clinic
Environmental Law, Policy & Politics
2
Lecture
Environmental Litigation
2
Lecture
Environmental Policy & Practice
3
Lecture
Estate and Gift Tax
3
Lecture
Estate Planning
3
Lecture
Estate Planning
2
Lecture
Estates & Trusts
3
Lecture
Ethical Issues in Clinical Care
3
Seminar
EU Common Market Rules for US Businesses
2
Lecture
EU From an International Law Perspective
3
Lecture
EU Law: Intellectual Property Regimes in Europe
1
Lecture
European Community Consumer Protection Law
2
Lecture
European Labor & Employment Law
2
Lecture
European Private International Law
2
Lecture
European Private Law
1
Lecture
Evidence
3
Lecture
Evidence Seminar
3
Seminar
Expert Witness
2
Lecture
Expungement of Criminal Records
3
Practicum
Externship
4
Externship Field Placement
Externship
1
Externship Field Placement
Externship
3
Externship Field Placement
Externship
2
Externship Field Placement
Family Law
3
Lecture
Family Law Clinic
4
Clinic
Family Law Drafting
2
Lecture
Family Law Seminar
3
Seminar
FDA Law & Policy
3
Seminar
Federal Appellate Advocacy
3
Lecture
Federal Appellate Advocacy
2
Lecture
Federal Civil Litigation Skills
2
Lecture
Federal Courts & Federal Litigation
3
Lecture
Federal Habeas Corpus, Its History & Practice
2
Lecture
Federal Income Taxation
4
Lecture
Federal Tax Practice & Procedure
2
Lecture
Federalism & Health Policy Seminar
3
Seminar
Feminist Legal Theory Seminar
3
Seminar
Financial & Business Planning
1
Lecture
First Amendment: Freedom of Expression
3
Lecture
Food and Drug Law
2
Lecture
Food and Drug Law
1
Lecture
Foreign Affairs Seminar
3
Seminar
Foreign Affairs, International Law, and the Constitution
3
Lecture
Foundations of Intellectual Property Law Seminar
3
Seminar
Foundations of Legal Research
1
Lecture
French for Lawyers I
2
Lecture
French for Lawyers II
2
Lecture
Gender & Law
3
Lecture
Gender and Law Seminar
3
Seminar
German for Lawyers I
2
Lecture
German for Lawyers II
2
Lecture
Global Health and Human Rights Seminar
3
Seminar
Global Health Capstone
2
Practicum
Health Care & Civil Rights Seminar
3
Seminar
Health Care Antitrust
2
Lecture
Health Care Antitrust
1
Lecture
Health Care Business Transactions
3
Lecture
Health Care Compliance
3
Lecture
Health Care Fraud and Abuse
3
Seminar
Health Care Fraud and Abuse
1
Lecture
Health Law & Policy
3
Lecture
Health Law and Bioethics Seminar
3
Seminar
Health Law Clinic
7
Clinic
Health Law Practicum: Alternative Dispute Resolution
3
Practicum
Health Law Practicum: Alternative Dispute Resolution
4
Practicum
Health Reform in the U.S.
2
Lecture
Higher Education and the Law
2
Lecture
History of American Law
3
Lecture
How Lawyers made America
3
Lecture
Human Rights Litigation
3
Lecture
Human Rights Litigation Seminar
3
Seminar
Immigration Law
2
Lecture
Immigration Law Clinic
4
Clinic
Immigration Law Clinic
3
Clinic
In-House Counsel in Modern Corporations
2
Lecture
Independent Study
1
Independent Study
Independent Study
2
Independent Study
Information Privacy Law Seminar
3
Seminar
Information Privacy: Law and Practice
2
Lecture
Institute in International Commercial Law & Dispute Resolution
5
Lecture
Insurance
2
Lecture
Insurance
3
Lecture
Intellectual Property
3
Lecture
Intellectual Property and Fair Use Seminar
3
Seminar
Intellectual Property Licensing
2
Lecture
International and Foreign Legal Research
1
Lecture
International Arbitration Seminar
3
Seminar
International Business Transactions
3
Lecture
International Commercial Arbitration
3
Lecture
International Criminal Law Seminar
3
Seminar
International Digital Transactions Seminar
3
Seminar
International Dispute Resolution Processes
2
Lecture
International Energy Transactions
3
Lecture
International Environmental Law & Policy
2
Lecture
International Human Rights Law
3
Lecture
International Intellectual Property Law
3
Lecture
International Investment Law
2
Lecture
International IP Seminar
3
Seminar
International Law
3
Lecture
International Sales Seminar
3
Seminar
International Tax
3
Lecture
International Trade Law
3
Lecture
International Trade Law & Regulation
2
Lecture
Intersection of Law & Policy - Lawyer in Policy Development
2
Lecture
Introduction to Accounting for Lawyers
1
Lecture
Introduction to American Law
3
Lecture
Introduction to European Union Law
2
Lecture
Introduction to European Union Law
3
Lecture
Introduction to Russian & Ukrainian Contract Law
1
Lecture
Introduction to Russian & Uzbek Legal Systems
2
Lecture
Introduction to the Study of Law
Lecture
Is Justice Blind
1
Lecture
Islamic Law and Jurisprudence Seminar
3
Seminar
Journal of Environmental & Public Health Law
1
Activity for Credit
Journal of Law and Commerce
1
Activity for Credit
Jurisprudence
3
Lecture
Jurisprudence Seminar
3
Seminar
Juvenile Justice
3
Lecture
Juvenile Law & Policy Seminar
3
Seminar
Labor Law: Private Sector
2
Lecture
Land Use
3
Lecture
Land Use
2
Lecture
Land, Race and Property Rights
3
Lecture
Landlord Tenant Law
3
Lecture
Later Life Legal Planning Seminar
3
Seminar
Law & Interpretation Seminar
3
Seminar
LAW 5151: Human Dignity Rights Under Law
1
Lecture
Law and Economics
3
Lecture
Law and Economics Seminar
3
Seminar
Law and Entrepreneurship
3
Lecture
Law and Ethics of Lawyering
3
Lecture
Law and Globalization Seminar
3
Seminar
Law and Human Behavior
3
Lecture
Law and Human Behavior Seminar
3
Seminar
Law and International Public Policy Seminar
3
Seminar
Law and Memory Seminar
3
Seminar
Law and Public Policy Seminar
3
Seminar
Law of Armed Conflict
2
Lecture
Law of Art and Culture (The)
2
Lecture
Law of Disability Discrimination (The)
2
Lecture
Law of Shale Gas (The)
1
Lecture
Law of Slavery, Abolition & Freedom Seminar
3
Seminar
Law of the WTO
2
Lecture
Law Review
1
Activity for Credit
Law, Entertainment and Social Enterprise Practicum
2
Practicum
Lawyering
3
Lecture
Lawyering in Real Time
2
Lecture
Lawyering Process I: Interviewing and Counseling
2
Lecture
Lawyering Process II: Legal Negotiation
2
Lecture
Lawyering Process III: Clinic
2
Practicum
Lawyering Process Summer Clinic
2
Clinic
Lawyering Seminar
3
Seminar
Lawyering: A History
3
Lecture
Lawyers in American Culture
3
Lecture
Legal Analysis & Writing II
3
Lecture
Legal Analysis and Writing (Fall Term)
0
Lecture
Legal Analysis and Writing (Spring Term)
4
Lecture
Legal History: The Technology of Law Seminar
3
Seminar
Legal Institutions & The Holocaust
3
Seminar
Legal Origins of Brexit
1
Lecture
Legal Process
3
Lecture
Legal Process in Latin America
2
Lecture
Legal Profession
2
Lecture
Legal Research Fellows Practicum
1
Practicum
Legal Research Fellows Summer Practicum
1
Practicum
Legal Writing for the Transactional Lawyer
2
Lecture
Legal Writing Independent Study
2
Independent Study
Legal Writing Independent Study
1
Independent Study
Legislation
3
Lecture
Legislation and Regulation
3
Lecture
Literature and Law Seminar
3
Seminar
Litigation and Social Change Seminar
3
Seminar
Litigation Strategy and Planning
2
Lecture
Litigation with the Federal Government
3
Lecture
LL.M. Colloquium
1
Lecture
Lobbying and Advocacy
2
Lecture
Lobbying and Advocacy
3
Lecture
Low-Income Tax Clinic
3
Clinic
Managing National Security
1
Lecture
Marshall-Brennan Constitutional Literacy Seminar
3
Seminar
Media Law
2
Lecture
Medicare and Medicaid Practicum
2
Practicum
Medicare and Medicaid Practicum
2
Practicum
Medicare and Medicaid Practicum - (Fall Term)
3
Practicum
Medicare and Medicaid Practicum - (Spring Term)
3
Practicum
Medicine in the Courtroom
2
Lecture
Mental Health Law
2
Lecture
Mergers & Acquisitions Transaction Practice
2
Lecture
Mergers and Acquisitions
3
Lecture
Military Law
3
Lecture
Military Law Seminar
3
Seminar
Mining Law, History & Practice
2
Lecture
Mock Trial Strategy & Practice
2
Practicum
National Security Law
2
Lecture
Natural Resources
3
Lecture
Negotiation Skills (Business)
2
Simulation Course
Nonprofit Tax Exempt Organizations
2
Lecture
Oil & Gas Law
2
Lecture
Overcoming Subtle Sexism/Subtle Racism in the Workplace Seminar
3
Seminar
PA Practice Practicum
2
Practicum
PA Practice Practicum
4
Practicum
Partnership Tax
3
Lecture
Patent Law
2
Lecture
Patent Law
3
Lecture
Patent Law Practice
2
Lecture
Patent Litigation
2
Lecture
Pennsylvania Innocence Project Practicum
3
Practicum
Pennsylvania Practice
3
Lecture
Performing Justice Seminar
3
Seminar
Persuasive Narrative
3
Lecture
Persuasive Narrative Seminar
3
Seminar
Physician Disclosure to Patients Seminar
3
Seminar
Pitt Law Academy (Fall Term)
0
Lecture
Pitt Law Academy (Spring Term)
0
Lecture
Pittsburgh Journal of Technology Law & Policy
1
Activity for Credit
Pittsburgh Tax Review
1
Activity for Credit
Police Misconduct & Hate Crimes
2
Lecture
Policy Colloquium
1
Lecture
Policy Externship
4 - 8
Externship Field Placement
Post-Conflict & Transitional Justice Seminar
3
Seminar
Practical Aspects of Global Disputes
2
Simulation Course
Pre-Trial Practice–Pleadings and Discovery
2
Lecture
Prison Law & Litigation
3
Practicum
Private International Law
3
Lecture
Private International Law Seminar
3
Seminar
Professional Responsibility
3
Lecture
Property
4
Lecture
Psychology & Law
3
Seminar
Public Health Law
3
Lecture
Public International Law Advocacy
1
Lecture
Public Policy Seminar
3
Seminar
Race and the Law
3
Lecture
Race and the Law Seminar
3
Seminar
Race, Religion, and the Law Seminar
3
Seminar
Raising the Bar
2
Lecture
Real Estate Transactions
3
Lecture
Real Estate Transactions
2
Lecture
Reasonableness & the Reasonable Person Seminar
3
Seminar
Regulation of Government Influence
1
Lecture
Remedies
3
Lecture
Reproduction, Sexuality and the Law
2
Lecture
Reproductive Law & Policy
2
Lecture
Reproductive Rights Seminar
3
Seminar
Research in Environmental Law and Practice
1
Lecture
Research in Intellectual Property Law and Practice
1
Lecture
Right to Die Seminar
3
Seminar
Rights in American Law Seminar
3
Seminar
Scientific Evidence
3
Lecture
Section 1983 Litigation - Con Law in Action
3
Lecture
Section 1983: Con Law in Action
2
Lecture
Secured Transactions
3
Lecture
Secured Transactions
2
Lecture
Securities Arbitration Clinic
4
Clinic
Securities Regulation
3
Lecture
Selected Aspects of European Human Rights Law
1
Lecture
Seminar in Law & Social Change
3
Seminar
Separation of Powers Seminar
3
Seminar
SJD Dissertation Research
9
Independent Study
Social Security Disability Practicum
4
Practicum
Spanish for Lawyers I
2
Lecture
Spanish for Lawyers II
2
Lecture
Special Education Law
2
Lecture
Sprawl and the Law Seminar
3
Seminar
State and Local Tax
2
Lecture
State Building and the Law: The Kosovo Experience
2
Lecture
State Criminal Defense Practicum
4
Practicum
State-Building and the Law: The Kosovo Experience
1
Lecture
Subtle Sexism/Subtle Racism in the Workplace Seminar
3
Seminar
Summer Externship
2
Externship Field Placement
Summer Externship
4
Externship Field Placement
Summer Externship
3
Externship Field Placement
Summer Externship
1
Externship Field Placement
Supreme Court Practice
3
Seminar
TA Training
2
Workshop
TA Training
1
Workshop
Tax Controversy Practice
3
Lecture
Tax Law and Policy Seminar
3
Seminar
Technology and Employment Law
2
Lecture
Technology, Law, & Leadership
3
Seminar
Telecommunications Law
2
Lecture
Terrorism and the Law
3
Lecture
Terrorism and the Law
2
Lecture
The Civil Law Tradition in U.S. Courts
3
Lecture
The Law of Professional Sports
2
Lecture
The Laws of Intimacy
2
Lecture
Title IX Seminar
3
Seminar
Torts
4
Lecture
Toxic Torts
2
Lecture
Trade Secrets Law
2
Lecture
Trademark Law
3
Lecture
Trademark Law Practice
2
Lecture
Transit Law
2
Lecture
Transnational Litigation
3
Lecture
Transnational Litigation
2
Lecture
Transnational Litigation in Courts Around the World
3
Lecture
Transnational Litigation in Practice
3
Lecture
Transnational Litigation Seminar
3
Seminar
Trial Advocacy
2
Lecture
U.S. Legal Analysis & Writing
2
Lecture
U.S. Legal System
3
Lecture
Understanding the Legal Services Marketplace
2
Lecture
Unemployment Compensation Practicum
2
Practicum
Unincorporated Business Organizations/Entities
2
Lecture
US Reproductive Rights Seminar
3
Seminar
Veterans Practicum
3
Practicum
Veterans Practicum II
2
Practicum
Water and Shale Gas Development
1
Lecture
White Collar Crime
2
Lecture
White Collar Crime
3
Lecture
Wicked Problem Innovation
3
Simulation Course
Workers' Compensation
2
Lecture
Workers' Compensation Practicum
2
Practicum
Writing for Results
2
Lecture