Catalogue 2019 - 2020

LAW 502 Intro to the Legal Profession




Take LAW-500; (Required, Previous).

Course Description

Introduction to the Legal Profession is a one-credit required course for all first year students, offered prior to the beginning of the second term. This skills course is designed to introduce students to aspects of legal practice through a simulated client representation. The goals of the course include helping students develop an understanding of the importance of professionalism, legal ethics, and competency and to provide opportunities for students to engage in hands-on lawyering skills. The class is graded pass/fail. (Required course) This course meet four days only and will run Monday, January 9th - Thursday, January 12th. The day section will meet 1:00PM - 4:30PM and the evening section will meet 6:00PM - 9:30PM.


Spring Only