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2010-2011 Clinical Curriculum

Listed below are courses that offer a clinical component.  Courses not listed as 'required clinical' can also be taken as a standalone class. Please note the following:

  • Add/drop for Spring 2011 clinicals has now ended.  See add/drop deadlines.
  • Enrolling adds you to both the class and clinical, dropping removes you from both.
  • Professional Responsibility: See a list of courses, including clinical courses, that fulfill the Professional Responsibility requirement..
  • By Application Courses: Courses listed as 'By application' are not in clinical registration online; see course description for application information.
  • Past Clinical Curriculum Charts: 2006-2007, 2007-2008, 2008-2009, 2009-2010, 2010-2011, 2011-2012, 2012-2013
Clinical CourseClass Credits & TimeSample Clinical PlacementsClinical Term & CreditsClinical Course & Section NumberRegistration Dates & Waitlist Info
Advanced Clinical Practice
(Caramello, Grossman)
- Required clinical
- Class & clinic grading is Credit/Fail
Fall: 1 & Spring: 1
Thursday
3:15pm-5:15pm
Block X
Harvard Legal Aid BureauFall: 3 &
Spring: 3
32355C-1/FS3L HLAB members only
Closed
Business and Human Rights Clinical Seminar: Law and Practice
(Giannini, Jochnick)
- Required clinical
- LLMs admitted with clinic permission (apply by 8/24)
Fall: 2
Monday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block H
International Human Rights ClinicFall: 2-494731C-1/FClosed
Capital Punishment in America
(Steiker)
- Clinical grading is Credit/Fail
- LLMs may participate in October clinical registration with permission of Clinical office
Spring: 3
Mon, Tue
10:30am-12:00pm
Block C
Center for Death Penalty Litigation; Equal Justice Initiative; Southern Center for Human Rights; Texas Defender Service; othersWinter: 2 &
Spring: 2-4
31980C-1/WSClosed
Child Advocacy Clinic
(Budnitz)
- Required clinical
- LLM students admitted with instructor permission (apply by 9/17)
- Early add/drop deadlines (Winter-Spring clinical November 5; Spring only clinical December 3)
Spring: 2
Wednesday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block J
Boston and Cambridge Juvenile Courts; Center for Law and Education; Children's Defense Fund; Child Protection Unit of the D.A.'s Office; Juvenile Law Center; Youth Advocacy Center ; othersSpring: 3-4

Winter: 2
(optional)
Winter & Spring:
32080C-1/WS
Closed
Spring only:
32080C-1/S
Closed
Child Exploitation, Pornography, and the Internet
(Rosenfeld, Sacco)
- LLMs admitted with Cyberlaw clinic permission (apply by 8/25)
Spring: 2
Thursday
9:50am-11:50am
Block D
Cyberlaw clinic (Berkman Center)Fall: 2-4, or
Winter: 2, or
Spring: 2-4
Fall: 98063C-1/FClosed
Winter: 98063C-1/WClosed
Spring: 98063C-1/SClosed
Consumer Finance
(Jackson, Tufano)
- Additional 2 credit Predatory Lending Clinical Workshop required
Spring: 3
Mon, Tue
1:30pm-4:00pm
+ 2 credit workshop
WilmerHale Legal Services Center: Predatory Lending / Consumer Protection clinicSpring: 233720C-1/SClosed
Critical Perspectives on the Law: Issues of Race, Gender, Class and Social Change
(Guinier)
- Admission by application (10/20/10)
Fall: 2
Tuesday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block I
VariousWinter: 2, or
Spring: 2-4, or
Winter & Spring
92030CClosed
Cybercrime
(Malone)
- LLMs admitted with instructor permission (apply by 8/25)
Spring: 2
Thursday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block K
Cyberlaw clinic (Berkman Center)Fall: 2-4, or
Winter: 2, or
Spring: 2-4
Fall: 92485C-1/FClosed
Winter: 92485C-1/WClosed
Spring: 92485C-1/SClosed
Dispute Systems Design
(Bordone)
- Clinic pre-requisite: Negotiation Workshop
Fall: 2
Wednesday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block J
Harvard Negotiation and Mediation Clinical ProgramFall: 2-492792C-1/FClosed
Education Advocacy and Systemic Change: Children at Risk Clinical Workshop A
(Cole, Gregory)
- Required clinical
Fall: 2
Thursday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block K
Education Law Clinic / Trauma and Learning Policy InitiativeFall: 2-435244C-1/FClosed
Education Advocacy and Systemic Change: Children at Risk Clinical Workshop B
(Cole, Gregory)
- Required clinical
Spring: 2
Thursday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block K
Education Law Clinic / Trauma and Learning Policy InitiativeSpring: 2-435244C-1/SClosed
Emmett Environmental Law and Policy Clinic Workshop A
(Goho, Jacobs)
- LLMs admitted with clinic permission (apply by 8/20)
Fall: 2
Wednesday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block J
Environmental Law and Policy Clinic or other environmental organizationsFall 2-435510C-1/FClosed
Emmett Environmental Law and Policy Clinic Workshop B
(Goho, Jacobs)
- LLMs admitted with clinic permission (apply by 8/20)
- Class meets every other week
Spring: 1
Wednesday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block J
Environmental Law and Policy Clinic or other environmental organizationsSpring 2-435510C-1/SClosed
Employment Law Workshop: Advocacy Skills
(Churchill)
- LLMs admitted with instructor permission
Fall: 2
Wednesday
7pm - 9pm
Block M
Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination, U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, Gay & Lesbian Advocates & Defenders, private firmsFall 2-435315C-1/FClosed
Employment Law Workshop: Strategies for Social Change
(Churchill)
- LLMs admitted with instructor permission
Spring: 2
Wednesday
7:00pm-9:00pm
Block M
Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination, U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, Gay & Lesbian Advocates & Defenders, private firmsWinter: 2
and/or
Spring: 2-4
Winter & Spring
35312C-1/WS
Closed
Spring: 35312C-1/SClosed
Family, Domestic Violence and LGBT Law: Litigating in the Family Courts A
(Greenwald)
- Required clinical
Fall: 2
Monday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block H
WilmerHale Legal Services Center: Domestic Violence, Family Law, or GLBT clinicsFall: 2-436515C-1/FClosed
Family, Domestic Violence and LGBT Law: Litigating in the Family Courts B
(Greenwald)
- Required clinical
Spring: 2
Monday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block H
WilmerHale Legal Services Center: Domestic Violence, Family Law, or GLBT clinicsSpring: 2-436515C-1/SClosed
Federal Debt Collection Workshop
(Jackson)
- Required clinical
- Early add/drop deadline 8/29/10
- Training August 30-31
Fall: 1 & Spring: 1
Thursday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block K
U.S. Department of the Treasury, Financial Management ServiceFall:1 &
Spring: 1
93912C-1/FSClosed
Gender Violence, Law and Social Justice: Seminar
(Rosenfeld)
- LLMs admitted with instructor permission (apply by 8/25)
- Additional 1 credit workshop required during clinical term (Fall or Spring)
Spring: 2
Tuesday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block I
Jane Doe, Inc.; Boston Area Rape Crisis Center; Security on Campus; Mass. Governor's Commission on Sexual and Domestic Violence; Trafficking Victims Outreach & Services Network in BostonFall: 2-4, or
Spring: 2-4
Fall: 94020C-1/FClosed
Spring: 94020C-1/SClosed
Government Lawyer: Semester in Washington
(Wroblewski)
- Required clinical
- Fulfills professional responsibility requirement
- Additional 1 credit written work
- By application (8/20/10)
Spring: 3
TBD
Federal executive, legislative, and agency offices in Washington, DCSpring: 6

Winter: 2
(optional)
Winter & Spring: 38001C-1/WSClosed
Spring: 38001C-1/SClosed
Government Lawyer: The Prosecutor
(Whiting)
- Early add/drop deadlines (Fall - June 18; Spring - September 3)
- Fulfills professional responsibility requirement
Fall: 3
Mon, Tue
1:30pm-3:00pm
Block E
U.S. Attorney's Office (Boston)Fall: 2-4, or
Spring: 2-4
Fall: 38000C-1/FClosed
Spring: 38000C-1/SClosed
Green New York
(Frug)
- Required clinical
- By permission (4/30/10)
Fall: 2
Monday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block H
New York City Law DepartmentSpring: 294035C-1/SClosed
Health, Disability and Estate Planning: Law and Policy Clinical Workshop A
(Greenwald)
- Required clinical
Fall: 2
Tuesday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block I
WilmerHale Legal Services Center: Administrative/Disability, Health Law, Estate Planning clinicsFall: 2-438093C-1/FClosed
Health, Disability and Estate Planning: Law and Policy Clinical Workshop B
(Greenwald)
- Required clinical
Spring: 2
Tuesday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block I
WilmerHale Legal Services Center: Administrative/Disability, Health Law, Estate Planning clinicsSpring: 2-438093C-1/SClosed
Human Rights Advocacy
(Cavallaro)
- Required clinical
- LLMs admitted with clinic permission (apply by 8/24)
Fall: 2
Tuesday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block I
International Human Rights ClinicFall: 2-494740C-1/FClosed
Humanitarian Protection in Situations of Armed Conflict
(Docherty)
- Required clinical
- LLMs admitted with clinic permission (apply by 8/24)
Spring: 2
Tuesday
4:00pm-6:00pm
Block G/H
International Human Rights ClinicSpring: 2-494742C-1/SClosed
Immigration and Refugee Advocacy: Seminar A
(Anker)
- Required clinical
- LLMs admitted with clinic permission (apply by 8/13)
Fall: 2
Tuesday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block I
Harvard Immigration and Refugee ClinicFall: 2-498460C-1/FClosed
Immigration and Refugee Advocacy: Seminar B
(Ardalan)
- Required clinical
- LLMs admitted with clinic permission (apply by 8/13)
Spring: 2
Thursday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block K
Harvard Immigration and Refugee ClinicSpring: 2-498460C-1/SClosed
Independent Clinical
- Grading is Credit/Fail
n/aVariousAny semester
2 credits
-By application
Spring: Apply by 1/14
Intellectual Property Law: Advanced
(Fisher)
-Pre-req: see course description
- LLMs admitted with Cyberlaw clinic permission (apply by 8/25)
Spring: 3
Thurs, Fri
10:00 am-11:30 am
Block D
Cyberlaw clinic (Berkman Center)Fall: 2-4, or
Winter: 2, or
Spring: 2-4
Fall: 41415C-1/FClosed
Winter: 41415C-1/WClosed
Spring: 41415C-1/SClosed
Introduction to Advocacy (ITA): Criminal Justice
(Ogletree)
- Pre- or Co-Requisite: TAW and Evidence
- 3L students only
- Required clinical
- Fulfills professional responsibility requirement
ITA  - Fall: 3 & Winter: 1
Wed, Thu
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Criminal Justice InstituteITA:
Fall: 3 &
Winter: 1
39700C-1/FWClosed
TAW  - Fall: 3
Sep. 7 - Oct. 1
Mon-Fri, 2pm-9pm
----
Introduction to Advocacy (ITA): Criminal Prosecution Perspectives
(Corrigan)
- Pre- or Co-Requisite: TAW and Evidence
- 3L students only
- Required clinical
- Fulfills professional responsibility requirement
ITA - Fall: 2 & Winter: 1
Thursday 5pm-7pm
Block K
District Attorney's Offices of Middlesex, Essex, Norfolk, or Suffolk CountiesITA:
Fall: 3 &
Winter: 1
39600C-1/FWClosed
TAW - Fall:3
Sep. 7 - Oct. 1
Mon-Fri, 2pm-9pm
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Introduction to Advocacy (ITA): Skills and Ethics in Clinical Practice
(Caramello, Grossman)
- Pre- or co-requisite: Evidence
- 2L HLAB members only
- Required clinical
- Fulfills professional responsibility requirement
- Clinical grading is Credit/Fail
- By application (3/23/10)
Fall: 2 & Spring: 1
Tuesday
3:20pm-4:50pm
Block G
Harvard Legal Aid BureauFall: 2 &
Spring: 3
39511C-1/FSClosed
Judicial Process in Community Courts
(Cratsley)
- LLMs admitted with instructor permission (apply by 10/1)
Spring: 2
Wednesday
7:00pm-9:00pm
Block M
Individual Justices of the District Court, Boston Municipal Court, Juvenile Court, and Housing Court Departments of the Massachusetts Trial CourtSpring: 2-490920-1/SClosed
Law and Social Movements
(Guinier)
- Fulfills professional responsibility requirement
- Admission by application (11/15)
Spring: 4
Wed, Thurs, Fri
1:20pm-2:40pm
Block F
Various local organizationsSpring: 2-441212C-1/SClosed
Law and the Political Process
(Guinier)
- LLMs may enroll through clinical registration
Winter: 3
Mon-Fri
1pm-4:15pm
Various local organizationsSpring: 2-441350C-1/SClosed
Legal Profession: Delivery of Legal Services A
(Charn)
- Additional 2 credit workshop required for Legal Services Center students
Fall: 3
Mon 7pm-9pm
Tue 5pm-7pm
Block I/M
(+2 credit workshop)
WilmerHale Legal Services Center clinics: Administrative/Disability, Domestic Violence, Estate Planning, Family Law, LGBT, Health Law, Post-Foreclosure Eviction Defense Housing, Predatory Lending / Consumer ProtectionFall: 2-443300C-1/FClosed
Legal Profession: Delivery of Legal Services B
(Charn)
- Additional 2 credit workshop required for Legal Services Center students
Spring: 3
Mon 7pm-9pm
Tue 5pm-7pm
Block I/M
(+ 2 credit workshop)
WilmerHale Legal Services Center clinics: Administrative/Disability, Domestic Violence, Estate Planning, Family Law, LGBT, Health Law, Post-Foreclosure Eviction Defense Housing, Predatory Lending / Consumer ProtectionSpring: 2-443300C-1/SClosed
Litigating Using the Alien Tort Statute: Case Studies and Advocacy Seminar
(Farbstein, Giannini)
- Required clinical
- LLMs admitted with clinic permission (apply by 8/24)
Spring: 2
Tuesday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block I
International Human Rights ClinicSpring: 2-497025C-1/SClosed
Making Rights Real: The Ghana Project
(White)
- Required clinical
- By application (3/31/10)
Fall: 2
& Winter:1
Tuesday
7:00pm-9:00pm
Block M
Ghana Legal Resources CenterWinter: 243610C-1/SClosed
Mediation
(Hoffman)
- LLMs may enroll through clinical registration
Spring: 2
Thursday
4:00pm-7:00pm
Block X/K
Harvard Mediation ProgramSpring: 144000C-1/SClosed
Music and Digital Media
(Bavitz)
- LLMs admitted with clinic permission (apply by 8/25)
Spring: 2
Monday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block H
Cyberlaw clinic (Berkman Center)Fall: 2-4, or
Winter: 2, or
Spring: 2-4
Fall: 92625C-1/FClosed
Winter: 92625C-1/WClosed
Spring: 92625C-1/SClosed
Negotiation and Mediation Clinical Workshop
(Sonnenberg)
- Required clinical
- Pre-requisite: Negotiation Workshop
- LLMs admitted with clinic permission (apply by 10/18)
- Class meets every other week
Spring: 1
Tuesday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block I
Harvard Negotiation and Mediation Clinical ProgramSpring:
2-4
44105C-1/SClosed
Post Foreclosure Eviction/Housing Law Workshop A
(McDonagh)
- Required clinical
Fall: 2
Tuesday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block I
WilmerHale Legal Services Center: Post-Foreclosure Eviction Defense Housing ClinicFall: 2-438105C-1/FClosed
Post Foreclosure Eviction/Housing Law Workshop B
(McDonagh)
- Required clinical
Spring: 2
Tuesday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block I
WilmerHale Legal Services Center: Post-Foreclosure Eviction Defense Housing ClinicSpring: 2-438105C-1/SClosed
Poverty Law
(White)
Fall: 3
Thu, Fri
10:00am-11:30am
Block D
WilmerHale Legal Services Center (Administrative/Disability, Domestic Violence, Estate Planning, Family Law, LGBT, Health, Post-Foreclosure /Housing, Predatory Lending /Consumer Protection) or other legal advocacy groupsFall: 2-4, or
Spring: 2-4
Fall: 44575C-1/FClosed
Spring: 44575C-1/SClosed
Practical Lawyering in Cyberspace
(Bavitz, Malone)
- LLMs admitted with clinic permission (apply by 8/24)
Fall: 2
Tuesday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block I
Cyberlaw clinic (Berkman Center)Fall: 2-4, or
Winter: 2, or
Spring: 2-4
Fall: 98141C-1/FClosed
Winter: 98141C-1/WClosed
Spring: 98141C-1/SClosed
Predatory Lending and Consumer Protection Clinical Workshop A
(Bertling, Weinstein)
- Required clinical
Fall: 2
Thursday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block K
WilmerHale Legal Services Center: Predatory Lending / Consumer Protection clinicFall: 2-444795C-1/FClosed
Predatory Lending and Consumer Protection Clinical Workshop B
(Bertling, Weinstein)
- Required clinical
Spring: 2
Thursday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block K
WilmerHale Legal Services Center: Predatory Lending / Consumer Protection clinicSpring: 2-444795C-1/SClosed
Role of the State Attorney General
(Tierney)
- Early fall add/drop deadline: 8/2/10
- Early spring add/drop deadline: 1/4/11
Spring: 2
Monday
1:10pm-3:10pm
Massachusetts Attorney General's OfficeFall: 2-4 or
Spring: 2-4
Fall: 45800C-1/FClosed
Spring: 45800C-1/SClosed
Securities Regulation B
(Jackson)
- Early add/drop deadline: June 18
Spring: 3
Wed, Thu, Fri
8:40am - 9:40am
Securities and Exchange Commission (Boston)Fall: 2-446200C-1/FClosed
Sports Law Clinic
(Carfagna)
- By application
- Priority given to prior Sports Law students
- Pro bono credit only for non-profit work
- LLMs may apply
- Applications due 10/1/10
n/aVarious, including legal departments of major leagues, law firms and lawyers doing sports law represention of individual players or team/leaguesSpring: 2-441444C-1/SClosed
Supreme Court Litigation
(Goldstein, Russell, Howe)
- LLMs may apply
- Full-time work in DC
- Required clinical
- Applications due 11/3/10
Winter: 1
Cases arranged by instructorsWinter: 246650C-1/WClosed
Supreme Court and Appellate Practice
(Dellinger, Hacker, Srinivasan)
- LLMs may apply
- Required clinical
- Applications due 1/10/11
Spring: 1
Cases arranged by instructorsSpring: 246645C-1/SClosed
Title IX: Seminar
(Rosenfeld)
- LLMs admitted with instructor permission (apply by 825)
- Additional 1 credit workshop required
Fall: 2
Tuesday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block I
Security on Campus, Inc.; other legal advocacy groupsFall: 2-499420C-1/FClosed
Transactional Practice Clinical Workshop A
(Price)
- Required clinical
- LLMs admitted with instructor permission (apply by 8/25)
Fall: 2
Tuesday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block I
Transactional Law Clinics: Business and Non-Profit Clinic, Real Estate Clinic, and Recording Artist ProjectFall: 2-447532C-1/FClosed
Transactional Practice Clinical Workshop B
(Price)
- Required clinical
- LLMs admitted with instructor permission
Spring: 2
Tuesday
5:00pm-7:00pm
Block I
Transactional Law Clinics: Business and Non-Profit Clinic, Real Estate Clinic, and Recording Artist ProjectSpring: 2-447532C-1/SClosed
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