Civil Law Clinic

Experiential Course Requirement? Yes
Seminar?
No
Professional Responsibility?
No
Prerequisites:
Ohio Legal Intern Certificate; Evidence

Course Description: Students work with clients, appear in court, negotiate with opposing counsel, draft motions, and try cases in local, state, and federal courts under faculty supervision. The clinic works in diverse areas of practice, from public interest and civil rights to consumer and employment law. In class, students learn the building blocks of lawyering, simulating interviews and trials, discussing clinic cases and the ethics of lawyering.