Evidence (LAW 608); Legal Profession (LAW 609) or Legal Ethics Seminar (LAW 696f) (either completed or be enrolled in one of these contemporaneously with the clinic).
Students are placed in one of the public defenders offices in Tucson to work with attorneys on either felony, misdemeanor or juvenile cases.
No books required.
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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 who have not had a first-time clinic experience have priority over students who have had a clinic experience already.
This course satisfies the Professional Skills curricular requirement.