Section Description Provided by Instructor
The goal of this year-long clinic is to help students to become effective and ethical lawyers by providing high quality transactional representation to non-profits, social enterprises and small businesses. As in the fall, participation in the clinic will involve classes, cases and projects for clients, and weekly meetings with the professor.Students may register for 4, 5 or 6 credits in the spring semester depending on the number of hours they want to devote to client representation.
See the fall semester description tor a picture of the client work and the pedagogical program.
Method of Evaluation
J.D. Writing Credit
Minor (automatic), Major (only upon consultation)
Corporations and Tax are useful, although some students get more out of these courses after taking the Clinic or if they take the courses simultaneously with the Clinic.
Limited to law students who apply and are accepted during the Clinic application and registration period. This is a year-long clinic.