Course Information

Course Number

641

Credits

4

EXTERNSHIP: Federal Public Defender's Office for the Eastern District of North Carolina

A semester-long integrated externship at the Federal Public Defender's Office for the Eastern District of North Carolina (Raleigh) under the supervision of Professor Jim Coleman. Up to eight students will work at the FPDO for sixteen hours each week mentored and supervised by attorneys in the FPD who also will serve as adjunct instructors. As part of the integrated externship, students will participate in a course co-taught by Professor Coleman and attorney adjunct instructors on Defending the Federal Criminal Defendant (Law 642). Other members of the faculty and outside guests also may contribute to the instruction. Students will also be permitted to undertake a substantial written research project which could yield up to an additional four credits (Law 643).

BY PERMISSION ONLY.


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