Conflicts of Interest


The program is considered a single law firm. Therefore, under most circumstances, students enrolled in a clinic may not accept paid or unpaid positions with any State’s Attorney’s Office in Maryland, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Department of Homeland Security (U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)), U.S. Department of Justice (Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) and Office of Immigration Litigation (OIL)), the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, Office of the Attorney General of the District of Columbia, the Legal Advisor’s Office in the U.S. State Department, Patent and Trademark Office, and Copyright Office or any trade association representing companies in the entertainment, information, communications or electronics industries.