LAW7616 - Clinic: Environmental Law

LAW7616 - Clinic: Environmental Law

Course Number: 

7616

Type: 

Clinic

Credits: 

3

Prerequisite(s):

none

This clinic will be offered through the Connecticut Fund for the Environment (CFE), the premier non-profit public-interest legal advocate for Connecticut's environment. Students will work directly with CFE attorneys on CFE matters pending before administrative agencies, courts and the legislature. Clinical assignments will be performed at CFE's office in New Haven, CT. An on campus bi-weekly, (every two weeks) seminar class taught by CFE attorneys and visiting experts will focus on current issues in Connecticut environmental law as well as public interest legal advocacy approaches to such issues. This year long clinic requires a minimum of 10 clinical work per week. Pre or co requisite: Environmental Law (Law 7650) or Administrative Law (Law 7600).