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The Clinical Program is divided into ten in-house clinics, which operate as practice groups within a law firm. Additionally, we have partnered with D.C. Law Students in Court, a legal nonprofit organization that represents low-income D.C. residents in housing and small claims matters. Each clinic name below is linked to in-depth information about that clinic.

  • The Civil Advocacy Clinic works on a variety of civil cases, with a focus on economic justice. A typical CAC docket includes employment, consumer protection, housing, and public benefits cases. The Evening Section of the CAC handles family law matters in addition to other types of civil cases.
  • The Community and Economic Development Law Clinic represents community-based nonprofit organizations and small businesses that bring money, services, and dignity to under-served neighborhoods in D.C. and suburban Maryland.
  • The Criminal Justice Clinic accepts misdemeanor and juvenile justice cases on referral from the Montgomery County Public Defender's Office on the defense side. On the prosecution side, students do their case work in the Maryland State's Attorney's Office in Prince George's and Anne Arundel counties.
  • The Disability Rights Law Clinic works with clients and their families in a variety of matters related to disability law and people with disabilities (both mental and physical).
  • The Domestic Violence Clinic represents survivors of domestic violence in Temporary and Civil Protective Order proceedings in D.C. Superior Court, as well as immigration proceedings under the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA).
  • The Glushko-Samuelson Intellectual Property Law Clinic works with creative artists, non-profit organizations, small inventors and entrepreneurs, scholars, traditional communities, and others who otherwise would not have access to high-quality intellectual property law services.
  • The Immigrant Justice Clinic provides representation on a broad range of cases and projects involving individual immigrants and migrants, and their communities, both in the D.C. metropolitan area and overseas.
  • The International Human Rights Law Clinic offers student attorneys the opportunity to represent individuals, families or organizations alleging violations of recognized or developing human rights norms before international and domestic judicial bodies.
  • The Janet R. Spragens Federal Income Tax Clinic represents low income individuals who are being audited by the Internal Revenue Service.
  • The Women and the Law Clinic has a caseload that spans from family law to immigration, public benefits, employment, housing, education, and student debt, all with a focus on how clients’ gender, race, nationality, disability, and economic status affect their experiences in the legal system and within the lawyer-client relationship.