Certificate(s): Public Interest and Social Justice Law (Skills)
A two-semester course in advanced litigation skills and trial strategy. Selection for this course is based on student performance in a mock litigation exercise. Students participate in numerous exercises, conduct several complete trials, and represent Santa Clara University in two trial competitions during the year. Evening and weekend meetings required.
Enrollment based on tryouts held in spring. One year, two semester course. Students should obtain permission number from instructors. Attendance is mandatory, as well as participation in regional/national competitions. There will be a small reading assignment in preparation for the first class, to be posted online.