"The quality of the advocacy in the trial was the best I have seen in a 1L competition,” said Professor of Practice Chris French. “I was really impressed.”
On the second Monday of every month, from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., the Veterans Clinic will offer free legal consultations to veterans and servicemembers at the Starbucks store located at 232 West College Avenue in State College, part of Starbucks' national Military Mondays Program.
One of the most valuable experiences for Penn State Law students is the opportunity to collaborate with professors on high-impact projects and publications. A current student and a recent graduate had exactly that opportunity when they helped Professor Samuel C. Thompson Jr., publish his recent book.
The Penn State Law Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic doubled its workload and handled over 19 complex matters for veterans in 2020.
This year, the Buffalo-Niagara Mock Trial Competition, one of the largest national invitationals in the country, moved to a remote format via Zoom in light of the current COVID-19 pandemic, presenting a new challenge to the Penn State Law in University Park team.
Penn State Law in University Park Civil Rights Appellate Clinic students are thrilled to have reached an agreement with the Law School Admissions Council (LSAC) to allow Ms. Jane Doe to sit for the LSAT exam with accommodations.