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Tulane Law School strives to create opportunities that enhance our students' practical skillsets in order to better prepare them for their jobs following law school. Through partnerships with local legal professionals, alumni, employers and law school faculty, Tulane Law works to supplement the classroom experience with programs such as Intersession "Boot Camp", externships, judicial clerkships and pro bono opportunities.

Criminal Litigation Clinic

Course Description
This course is the criminal litigation component in which students represent indigent clients under the direction of a supervising attorney at the Tulane Law Clinic.  Student attorneys have professional responsibility for clients and handle all aspects of cases from the initial client interview to trial, adjudication, or settlement.  To be taken in conjunction with Criminal Advocacy Seminar.  Students are selected on the basis of an application and personal interview.  Full year only,  3 credits in the fall and 3 credits in the spring.  A rule penalizing students for lack of preparation and/or excessive absenteeism will be invoked.
Upcoming Semester Offered
Fall 2017 and Spring 2018

Academic Programs Contact:
Office of Academic Services
Weinmann Hall, Suite 204
6329 Freret Street
New Orleans, LA 70118
tel 504.865.5935
fax 504.862.8373

Admission Contact:
Office of Admission
Weinmann Hall, Suite 203
6329 Freret Street
New Orleans, LA 70118
tel 504.865.5930
fax 504.865.6710

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