Civil Justice Clinic | An introduction from Charles Holton & Jesse McCoy

Clinical Professor Charles Holton, director of the Duke Civil Justice Clinic, and Clinical Professor Jesse McCoy, supervising attorney for the clinic, talk about the clinic's work, how students get involved, the skills that students learn, and their favorite part about leading the clinic. The clinic provides students the opportunity to work directly with clients facing free expression concerns, including defamation, content-discrimination, and reporter’s privilege.

0:20 - Tell us about the work your clinic does.
1:04 - Tell us a little about your role with the clinic.
1:23 - When are students able to work with your clinic?
1:46 - What types of work do students do with your clinic?
2:25 - What legal skills do students learn in your clinic?
3:24 - Tell us about a great experience you’ve had working with students in your clinic.
4:40 - How can students continue to do this type of work after graduation?


• Clinical Professor Charles Holton:
• Clinical Professor Jesse McCoy:
• Duke Civil Justice Clinic: