Courses Satisfying Requirement 2020-2021

Updated 5/29/2020

The courses listed below will satisfy the Law School’s requirement that each student take at least six credits of experiential learning. The one credit Lawyering Lab will also count toward the credit requirement.

Clinical Programs:
*Note that courses may not be used to satisfy two requirements. If you are using a course component to satisfy Professional Responsibility or your Upper-class Writing requirement, it cannot be counted again for experiential credit.

Civil Litigation and Justice Program – Individual Rights Litigation Clinic, Access to Justice Clinic or Employment Rights Clinic
IRL/ERC*-The three credit Pretrial Advocacy component may satisfy either the Professional Responsibility requirement or count as credits towards the Experiential Learning requirement. It may not be used for both.
A2J*- The three-credit fall seminar (Access to Justice I) may satisfy either the Professional Responsibility requirement or count as credits towards the Experiential Learning requirement. It may not be used for both.

Compassionate Release Practicum

Compliance Policy Clinic

Consumer Debt Practicum

Criminal Clinic – All components except for Professional Responsibility

Environmental Law Practicum

Immigrants’ Rights & Human Trafficking – Fieldwork and Seminars

International Human Rights Clinic – Fieldwork, Skills I, and Human Rights Advocacy

Legislative Policy & Drafting Clinic

Sex Crimes Practicum

Startup Law Clinic

Technology Law Clinic – Fieldwork and Seminars

Wrongful Convictions Practicum

Externships:
All externships are composed of fieldwork and seminar components (or, in the case of an Independent Proposal Externship, an independent study component).

*Note that seminars may not be used to satisfy two requirements. If you are using a course component to satisfy Professional Responsibility or your Upper-class Writing requirement, it cannot be counted again for experiential credit.

Cannabis Externship

Compliance Policy Externship **

Corporate Counsel Externship

Criminal Law Externship – Criminal System: Theory and Practice Seminar and Criminal Justice Fieldwork

Health Law Externship

Independent Proposal Externship

Judicial Externship

Learning from Practice Externship

Legal Externship Program: Legal Ethics **
The three-credit seminar may satisfy either the Professional Responsibility requirement or count as credit towards the Experiential Learning requirement. It may not be used for both.

Legislative Externship **

Small & Midsize Firm Externship **

State and Local Tax Externship

Semester-in-Practice

Semester-in-Practice: International Human Rights **

New York Pro Bono Scholars Program

Simulation Based Courses and Seminars:

*Note that courses may not be used to satisfy two requirements. If you are using a course component to satisfy Professional Responsibility or your Upper-class Writing requirement, it cannot be counted again for experiential credit.

Administrative Law Research **

Advanced Legal Writing & Editing (S)

Advanced Legal Research

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Client Counseling (S)

Contract Drafting

Corporate Governance Practice: Counseling the Public Corporation

Criminal Motion Practice & Advocacy

Effective & Ethical Depositions (S)
This seminar may be used to satisfy the Professional Responsibility requirement, upper-class writing requirement, or count as credits towards the Experiential Learning requirement. It may not be used to satisfy more than one requirement.

Employment Law Research **

Health Law Research

IP Law Research

International Law Research

Jessup Moot Court: Problem Solving in International Law

Mediation: Theory & Practice (S)

Negotiation

Transaction Simulation: Acquisition of Urban Real Estate for Major Commercial Re-Development

Transaction Simulation: Auction and Sale of a Private Company

Transaction Simulation: Follow-On Venture Capital Financing

Transaction Simulation: Forming & Financing a Start-Up Business

Transaction Simulation: IP Counsel for New Music Streaming Service

Transaction Simulation: Sale of a Family Business and Related Real Estate **

Transaction Law Research

Trial Advocacy

Trial Advocacy: Advanced **

** Courses not offered 2020-2021