Lawyering Process III: Clinic

Course Catalog Number:
5429
Course Credits:
2
Course Type:
Practicum
Course Priority:
Limited Enrollment - 3rd Year Priority
Graduation Requirements:
Experiential Learning
Full Year Course:
No

Course Description

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 2020-2021

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Fall Term 2020-2021 26808

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Course Offerings 2019-2020

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Fall Term 2019-2020 28607

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Course Offerings 2018-2019

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Spring Term 2018-2019 13373

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Fall Term 2018-2019 30470

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