Course Information

Course Number




Area of Study & Practice

  • Ethics and Professional Responsibility

JD Graduation Requirements

This course typically satisfies all or some of the following JD graduation requirements:
  • Professional Skills

Clinical Ethics

This ethics class will complement students' participation on one of the Law School's four client-based, in-house clinics: the Death Penalty Clinic, the Community Enterprise Clinic, the Children's Education Law Clinic, and the AIDS Legal Assistance Project. Students will learn the fundamentals of professional conduct and how to apply them while working in the clinics. Students can satisfy the ethics requirement by taking this course prior to or concurrently with one of the four clinics listed above.

Please note that course organization and content may vary substantially from semester to semester and descriptions are not necessarily professor specific. Please contact the instructor directly if you have particular course-related questions.