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295C sec. 001 - Criminal Law Ethics Seminar (Spring 2020)

Instructor: Jonathan T Laba  (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only | profile)
Instructor: Susan Schechter  (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only | profile)
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Units: 2


    Tu 6:25 PM - 9:15 PM
    Location: Boalt 111
    From January 14, 2020
    To April 24, 2020

Course Start: January 14, 2020
Course End: April 24, 2020
Class Number: (Non-1Ls): 31969

Enrollment info: Enrolled: 18
Waitlisted: 0
Enroll Limit: 18
As of: 01/20 12:50 PM

The Criminal Law Ethics Seminar is a 2-unit graded class that explores legal ethics issues from a criminal law perspective. The Seminar provides students with an opportunity to explore professional responsibility topics and to work on simulations and presentations related to criminal law. The Seminar is a required component for students doing Criminal Field Placements, and is open to 2L, 3L and LLM students who have participated in a criminal law-related experiential learning opportunity - summer internship, SLPS/Pro Bono Project, law school clinic, etc. For questions about eligibility and course coverage, please contact Sue Schechter, Field Placement Director, To schedule and advising appointment, go to

The class will meet 9 Tuesday evenings during the semester, from 6:25- 9:15pm. The first required class meeting will be on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 from 6:25 - 9:15.

Requirements Satisfaction:

Units from this class satisfy the Professional Responsibility Requirement or count toward the J.D. Experiential Requirement, but not both.

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Exam Notes: (None) Class requires a series of papers, assignments, or presentations throughout the semester
Course Category: Field Placements
This course is listed in the following sub-categories:
Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility

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  • Understanding Lawyers' Ethics
    Edition: 5th/2016
    Publisher: CAP
    ISBN: 9781632845061
    Copyright Date: To Be Determined
    Price: $55.25
    Note: prices are sampled from internet bookstores. Folletts prices are unavailable at this time.

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