S.J. Quinney College of Law

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Legal Education (1913-2013)

Utah Journal of Family Law Clinic

Available to:  2nd and 3rd year students

 The Utah Journal of Family Law Clinic enables students to work with article authors and journal editors to produce the Utah Journal of Family Law, a biannual publication of the Family Law Section of the Utah Bar Association.  Tasks will include research, writing, editing, and copy work.  Opportunities for publication of student-authored scholarship and/or co-authorship may be available. 

Prerequisite: Although there is no co- or pre-requisite, students who have previously taken or are enrolled in LAW 7074 Family Law, or who otherwise demonstrate knowledge and experience related to family law, will be given preference.

Placement: (1-2 cr., P/F, every semester, up to 3 cr. per academic year).  Credits depend upon the nature of the student’s work and in consultation with the advisors.  Selection required.

Faculty: Professors Laura Kessler and Linda F. Smith

Registration & Placement: To enroll in the clinic, students must complete the Clinical Program Application Form and submit it with their résumé and statement of interest.

LAW 7885-001: Utah J Family L Clinic                                Every Semester (1-2 credit)