Course - Law
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Evidence (608); Legal Profession (609) or Legal Ethics Seminar (696f) (either completed or be enrolled in one of these contemporaneously with the clinic).

 
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Overview

Students are placed in one of the public defenders offices in Tucson to work with attorneys on either felony, misdemeanor or juvenile cases. 

 
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All of the clinics have weekly classes which provide students with training in the types of matter addressed by the clinic, opportunities to discuss cases and projects being handled, and a forum to share experiences.

 

Students may take clinical courses for a maximum of 10 units by either participating in the same clinic twice or in different clinics.  In a placement clinic, the first time is for four units while the second time is for three units.

 

Students who have not had a first-time clinic experience have priority over students who have had a clinic experience already. 

 
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