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295C sec. 001 - Criminal Law Ethics Seminar (Spring 2022)

Instructor: Joseph Irving Goldstein-Breyer  
Instructor: Susan Schechter  (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only | profile)
Instructor: Nisha K. Shah  
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Units: 2
Grading Designation: Graded
Mode of Instruction: In-Person

Meeting:

Tu 6:25 PM - 9:15 PM
Location: Law 12
From January 11, 2022
To April 22, 2022

Course Start: January 11, 2022
Course End: April 22, 2022
Class Number: 31885

Enrollment info:
Enrolled: 21
Waitlisted: 0
Enroll Limit: 22
As of: 07/19 11:58 AM


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. Students doing criminal field placements must take this Seminar (which fulfills the Professional Responsibility requirement) or the 1-unit Field Placement Workshop (which does not meet the Professional Responsibility requirement). The Seminar 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, sschechter@law.berkeley.edu. To schedule an advising appointment, go to sschechter.youcanbook.me.

The class will meet on Tuesday evenings throughout the semester. This course is not by Application.

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:
Criminal Law
Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility
Social Justice and Public Interest

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