5405 Immigration Clinic I - HoffmanG/Beck- 12410
Geoffrey Hoffman (CLINICAL FACULTY [405(b)])
Janet Beck (DEPARTED)
Course Areas: Practice Skills - Clinics and Externships
Time: 4:00p-6:00p T Location: 121 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, January 14 through Friday, January 16.
A Clinic student group picture will be taken on Wednesday. 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:
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Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: Yes
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No
Experiential Course Type:
Course Materials (11/5/2014 9:57:41 AM)
No book required for this course