American University Washington College of Law
Application Deadline: Fall: June 1, Sp: Nov. 30
Duration FT: 1 year; PT: up to 2 years
Tuition Resident: $1,638; NR: $1,638
Number of full-time students: 3
California Western School of Law
Trial Advocacy Specializing in Federal Criminal Law
Practicing federal criminal defense law requires training not found in any JD program. Our program combines classroom instruction on substantive federal criminal law, skills training, and live client representation in a federal defenders office. Each professor is a skilled litigator with years of practice experience. During clinical placement you work alongside federal defenders, assist in the defense of people charged with federal crimes and participate in federal defender training programs.
Application Deadline: July 26
Requirements: To be considered for admission, you must be a law school graduate who has either taken a bar exam or plans to take the bar exam prior to beginning the program. Bar admission is required in order to appear in federal court during the clinical component of the program.
Duration FT: 1 school year; PT: n/a
Tuition Resident: $25,650/yr; NR: $25,650/yr
Number of full-time students: 1,520