Valparaiso School of Law Clinic (IN)

Established in 1967, the Valparaiso University Law Clinic is a licensed law firm, offering students the opportunity to represent clients during their third year of law school.
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Primary geographic focus: Indiana
Organization type(s): Provider

he Law Clinic is dedicated to providing free or low cost legal services to disadvantaged members of the community. Each year the clinic handles more than 400 cases. Students gain practical experience while providing a vital service to the community.

With a special license from the Indiana Supreme Court, third year law students engage in a full range of lawyering duties: client intake, interviewing, and counseling; research; discovery; preparing and arguing motions; negotiating settlements; representing clients in court; and, more. Clinic students graduate with a year of hands-on experience with live clients for whom they have provided meaningful professional services.

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