Clinics

Clinic Brings a Human-Rights Focus to Fight Against TB

Becky Beaupre Gillespie
Law School Communications
December 29, 2014

Faculty: 
Brian Citro

Clinical Skills Series: How to Conduct Pretrial Discovery in Civil Litigation

Date: 
02.19.2015
Location: 
Room IV

Jon Loevy is the founder of the civil rights law firm Loevy & Loevy and is a Lecturer in Law with The Exoneration Project Clinic.  An accomplished trial lawyer, Loevy has won more than $100 million in jury verdicts for his clients, all in cases involving challenging fact patterns and difficult to prove allegations.  Drawing on Loevy’s extensive litigation practice, this program wi

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Practical Skills

Clinical Skill Series: Cross Examination of Expert Witnesses with Mark Heyrman and Michelle Geller

Date: 
01.15.2015
Location: 
Room V

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Practical Skills

Clinics Summer Job Info Session

Date: 
01.09.2015
Location: 
Room I
Contact info (email or phone): 

Jeff Leslie, Room K-206, jleslie@uchicago.edu

In summer 2015 the clinical law program plans to hire a number of UChicago Law students to work in the various clinics. Paid summer positions will be open for the following clinics:

Representing Victims of Gender-Based Violence

Date: 
12.04.2014
Location: 
Classroom II
Contact info (email or phone): 

Jeff Leslie, jleslie@uchicago.edu

The Clinical Law Program and the Domestic Violence Project are pleased to welcome Audrey Gilliam '12 (2014 Skadden Fellow) and Clinical Lecturer Neha Lall (Legal Assistance Foundation) for a discussion on the challenges of representing victims of gender-based violence. 

Fall Clinic Reception

Date: 
10.21.2014
Location: 
Kane Center Clinic Atrium (across the Breezeway)

Join us in celebrating the start of the new clinical year! Come chat with clinic faculty members and current clinic students to learn more about the great work being done in U of C’s legal clinics. We’ll provide light refreshments.   1Ls and non-clinic students are welcome!

Faculty: 
Jeff Leslie

Abrams Environmental Law Clinic - Significant Accomplishments

October 9, 2014

Representing the Sierra Club, Prairie Rivers Network, and Open lands, the Abrams Environmental Law clinic is suing the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) and Mississippi Sand LLC to prevent Mississippi Sand from moving forward with a sand mine that would be immediately adjacent to Starved Rock State Park, arguably Illinois’ best state park and one which more than two million person

Congratulations Intensive Trial Practice Workshop students!

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October 1, 2014

Over thirty-five law students successfully completed our grueling Intensive Trial Practice Workshop this September.  The ITPW is led by our clinical faculty with support from a select number of seasoned, prominent litigators who volunteer their time to work with our students.  During the two weeks of the workshop, students learned trial preparation, trial advocacy skills, and strategy

Winter/Spring Field Placement Clinics -- Information Session

Date: 
10.08.2014
Location: 
Classroom C

Come learn about the winter/spring field placement clinics!  Clinical faculty from the Gendered Violence and the Law Clinic; the Poverty and Housing Law Clinic; and the Prosecution and Defe

Faculty: 
Neha Lall
Faculty: 
Lawrence Wood
Faculty: 
Lisa Noller
Faculty: 
Gabriel Plotkin

IJ Clinic Launches Entrepreneurial Pitch Competition

Deadline Nears for Business Pitches
Jessica Kim Cohen
Hyde Park Herald
August 13, 2014

Organizers are gearing up for their first ever entrepreneurial pitch competition, dubbed “South Side Pitch,” which will take place Oct. 1 in the Chicago Innovation Exchange (CIE) Sky Deck, on the 11th floor of 5235 S. Harper Court. All interested entrepreneurs are asked to submit their applications by Monday, Aug. 18.

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