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2012 - 2013 Graduate Catalog 
    
2012 - 2013 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

LAW 745 - Domestic Violence Clinic


This clinic provides practical experience in and examination of domestic violence, its impact on victims and families, and the applicable law. Students will learn the effects of domestic violence and, under supervision, learn to interview, provide advice and counsel to, and provide court representation of clients in domestic abuse cases, when available. In addition to meetings with the managing attorney, there is a one and a half hour classroom meeting per week, or a brief research/ writing assignment. Class meetings will focus both on current practice experiences of the students and readings and discussions of domestic violence law. Third-Year practice required. Enrollment limited to six students.