LCL 918 (01) - Criminal Practice Class

Criminal Practice Class

Law   Franklin Pierce School of Law :: Clinical (LAW)
Credits: 3.0
Term: Summer 2022 - Law (05/23/2022 - 08/12/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   6  
CRN: 71000
This course is the class component of the Criminal Practice Clinic. Each three hour class session focuses on a particular aspect of criminal practice, such as client interviewing, bail arguments, cross examination, or negotiations. This is a practice-oriented class that emphasizes the practical realities of criminal law practice. Students learn about issues commonly facing the Clinic?s indigent clients, including substance misuse, mental health, and modern policing practices. Grading is based on classroom participation and preparation for simulations. Eligibility: Open to 2Ls and 3Ls. Prerequisites: Evidence, Professional Responsibility, and Criminal Procedure. Criminal Procedure may be taken concurrently with Clinic. Recommended courses are: Criminal Law, Trial- Advocacy. This course cannot be taken for an S/U grade.
Instructor Approval Required. Contact Instructor for permission then register through Webcat.
Instructors: Melissa Davis

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
5/23/2022 8/12/2022 Hours Arranged TBA