Fall 2022 Course Schedule

DC PDS Externship Fieldwork (LAW-899-010)
Mani Golzari


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LAW 769-010 (DC PDS Externship Seminar) is a companion course to LAW 899-010, (DC PDS Supervised Externship). Students must take both courses concurrently. Both courses are held at the DC Public Defender Service, 633 Indiana Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20004.


This course consists of a weekly seminar, weekly externship hours, and individually scheduled video reviews. The focus of the seminar will be developing fundamental trial advocacy skills, including opening statements, direct examinations, cross-examinations, and closing arguments. The seminar will conclude with a mock trial where students will incorporate all the trial advocacy skills learned.

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