WCL celebrates 50 years of Clinical Law Program

WCL celebrates 50 years of Clinical Law Program

24 Oct, 2022

When it was founded in 1972, the Clinical Law Program at Washinton College of Law was at the forefront of clinical legal education. Over the past five decades, it has grown to include 11 in-house clinics and is recognized as one of the top programs in the country. 

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International Legal Studies Program celebrates its 40th anniversary

14 Oct, 2022

Forty years ago, WCL launched its International Legal Studies Program to prepare lawyers for the complex realities of working across borders. Since then, the program has trained more than 4,500 lawyers from 60 countries in areas including international commercial arbitration, international business and trade, human rights law, and intellectual property law. Program alumni lead prominent law firms, international organizations, diplomacy, and non-governmental organizations.

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Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg visits WCL for a Fireside Chat

14 Oct, 2022

As the District Attorney for Manhattan, Alvin Bragg oversees a jurisdiction that deals with crime on the streets and Wall Street.

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The Clinical Program welcomes five new Practitioners in Residence this year

11 Oct, 2022

The Clinical Program welcomes five new Practitioners in Residence this year: Mariam Hinds, Olinda Moyd, Citlalli Ochoa, Charles Ross and Tracie Siddiqui. 

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Dean Fairfax joins Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law Board of Directors

16 Sep, 2022

Roger Fairfax, Jr., Dean of the American University Washington College of Law, has been named to the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law Board of Directors.

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