Death Penalty Clinic

Death Penalty Clinic seminar


Founded in 2001, the clinic seeks justice for individuals facing the death penalty by providing them with high-quality representation; offers students a rich opportunity for meaningful hands-on experience in high-stakes, complex litigation; and exposes problems endemic to the administration of capital punishment.

Governor signs bill stemming from the clinic’s eye-opening report showing racial discrimination is a persistent feature of jury selection in California.

Clinic and Dean Chemerinsky file amicus brief to help governor seek more protections against racial bias in jury proceedings.



Clinical Program Contact Information: 510.643.4800 •