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Fall 2014
5405 Immigration Clinic I - HoffmanG/Beck- 12428

Professor(s): Geoffrey Hoffman (CLINICAL FACULTY [405(b)])
Janet Beck (DEPARTED)

Credits: 4

Course Areas: Practice Skills - Clinics and Externships 

Time: 4:00p-6:00p  T  Location: 117  TUII

Course Outline: The course covers practical and theoretical training in immigration law. Students handle actual cases in various areas of the law including: Asylum; Violence Against Women Act (VAWA); Family visa processing; and Citizenship cases. Students handle an actual caseload of 5-7 clients, including representation of at least one case before the court.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes:   Quota=18

Accepted students must attend the three day Clinic Orientation held from Wednesday, August 20 through Friday, August 22. Students are required to wear business attire on Friday for court.
Students will receive a separate email with additional information.

There is no book required for the Immigration Clinic I. All advanced reading materials are handed out in class.

Prerequisites:  Good academic standing.

First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule:    

This course will have:

Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: Yes
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type:

Bar Course:

Course Materials (4/7/2014 10:13:53 AM)

No book required for this course