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LAW 5034: Sheller Center for Social Justice: Social Justice Lawyering Seminar
Fall 2021 • Section 21

Course Description

This course will focus on one or more particular social justice issues each semester. This course will combine the theoretical and practical aspects of lawyering by covering topics such as basic lawyering skills, legal theory, and the role of lawyers in promoting social justice. The seminar will also include regular case rounds where students can collectively strategize about actual cases and advocacy projects while engaging in critical self-reflection about lawyering and professional responsibility.


Day/Time Location
W 2:35-4:25 PM Klein 6A

Course Details

  • Jennifer Lee
Credit Hours

2 Credits



Course Type
  • Non-Exam
Course Modality


Fulfills J.D. Requirement




Registration Info

Registration Notes

This course is open only to students enrolled in the Social Justice Lawyering Clinical. Students enrolled in the Clinical will be automatically enrolled in this course.This course does not fulfill the upper level writing requirement.

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