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Spring 2023

5297 Civil Justice Clinic II - MARQUEZ, Ryan- 23872

Professor(s): Ryan Marquez (CLINICAL FACULTY [405(b)])

Credits: 2

Course Areas: Practice Skills - Clinics and Externships 

Time: ARRANGED    Location:  

Course Outline: Students will represent clients in connection with a wide range of Texas civil litigation matters, including family, guardianship, probate, landlord/tenant, deceptive trade practices, real property, bankruptcy, and debt-collection. Representation will include court/trial appearances, mediation, negotiation, document drafting and case investigation.

Students must apply to the Clinic by submitting the online application at Students should not attempt to enroll themselves in this course. If you are accepted, the Clinic Program Manager will enroll you via the Office of Student Services. For fullest consideration, please apply before course registration opens.

Students must work in the Clinic 50 hours per course credit hour.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes:   Quota = 3

Prerequisites: Yes  Completion of Civil Justice Clinic I, Civil Practice Clinic I, or Consumer Law Clinic I. Good academic standing.

First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule:    

This course will have:

Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type: clinic

Bar Course: No

DistanceEd ABA: No

Pass-Fail Student Election: Conditional Availability (not for required credits)

Course Materials

Book(s) Required

Course Material (Required)
Richard M. Alderman, Texas Consumer Law: Cases & Materials (2020/2021 ed.). ISBN: 978-1605031392.
Other materials will be posted under “Texas Consumer Law” on “Blackboard”, which may be accessed on the ‘UHLC webpage” under the “Students” link.
Online Statutes
You can access Texas statutes online at: