Document Type

Article

Publication Date

2008

Keywords

clinical legal education, community lawyering

Abstract

This Article explores the pedagogical and professional challenges and rewards of community lawyering and clinical legal education. The authors are clinical law faculty who self-identify as community lawyers and teachers of community lawyering clinics. They have gathered in recent years with a larger group of similarly engaged colleagues to discuss what is meant by community lawyering, how it is taught, and how it is practiced. This Article seeks to capture some of those conversations, crystallize some of the ideas that have arisen out of the discussions, and examine the implications of these ruminations for future directions in clinical legal education.

Disciplines

Legal Education

Recommended Citation

28 Washington University Journal of Law & Policy 359 (2008).

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